Facebook will offer dating services for 200 million people declared as single

Listen Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, when he yesterday announced the launch of dating features on Facebook. Zuckerberg said there are 200 million people listed as single on Facebook, “so clearly there is something to do here.”

Zuckerberg, at F8 Conference, clarified that the features were designed to build “long and real term relationships” and “not just for hookups.”


Here a preview of Facebook Dating:

Match Group, leader on online dating websites and apps, owner of OkCupid, PlentyOfFish, Tinder, and Match.com, saw their stock fall over 20% since Facebook’s announcement.

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