___In general I recommend against using software for starting a dating service. It may well be possible to get a dating service up and running for under 00, but that's only 1% of your costs.
Then it needs supporting, bug fixes, and most importantly, you need to build the service to critical mass. Someone walks into your freshly built dating shop and they look around.
On the whole, when you look at the amount of money it costs to set up customer service and deal with keeping a site cutting edge, the white label dating services generally offer a great alternative to software.
Intrig U has had a few success stories over the years with many happy members finding their love.
The well-documented rise in cases of separation and divorce is lining the pockets of lawyers, and is also providing a growing market for the online dating site.
According to a reports, the majority of people in the UK are single and the online dating industry is turning over thousands.
Julian Keenaghan is the founder of one such niche site, Tastebuds, which matches up users according to their music tastes.
He believes there is still plenty of potential in the market.