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19 Oct

about Match, the company that’s grown from two to 30 dating sites around the world during his tenure. What’s the secret to identifying a good acquisition?

The online dating industry tends to fly under the radar, but in a couple of years when the economy fell off a cliff, Blatt succeeded in growing the company. I’m a big fan of acquisitions in areas where you already have a competence.

Its third-quarter revenue is up 25% year-over-year, and Match subscriptions are up 30%. The last 18 months, we’ve really hit a groove in nailing our product and bringing the right people in. It’s hard–although doable–to have a competitive advantage in identifying companies outside areas you’re already in.

“There is no recession in love,” he told Fox Business Network earlier this year. It requires a big community–you need to have people. At Match, we happened to be such a leader in the category that when we buy other businesses in the category, we’re able to actually go in and change them.

But while most of these apps loosely operate in the online dating space, Grindr targets gay male users, complicating notions about the app’s purpose, and thus, what it means to leave.

Second, you need to make sure those companies have a market. So we can look at a People Media, which accounted for 26 of those additional brands, and see that they were in areas that we knew made a lot of sense.Afterall, while you can easily remove Grindr’s app from your phone, you can’t as easily remove yourself from the physical spaces you inhabit each day.Those guys you’d supposedly meet “while you’re on the go” are still all around you.“Zoosk is the world’s largest social dating community, with millions of singles from around the globe using the service each month.Zoosk provides a safe and fun online dating experience that users can easily access from Zoosk’s website, social networking applications, mobile services, and downloadable desktop application.” Feature Overview: - Clean, easy-to-use interface - Advanced matching system - User stream Zoosk is a relative newcomer to the online dating space, but they’ve already made their mark with a huge user base and interesting features.