Find Someone manager Rick Davies said it was the busiest the site had been since it was founded back in 2001, and dating fever was set to continue.
“With lonely hearts in a frantic search for a date for New Year, these levels are likely to keep ramping up in the lead-in to Monday night.”Mr Davies said the social awkwardness of being an online dater was a thing of the past.
A recent American study found that online dating was the second most common way to find a partner, behind meeting someone via a mutual friendship.”The national picture Mr Davies said growth in site usage was stronger in the South Island in 2012 with Otago leading the way, but Auckland remained the “engine room” of the online dating scene.
“Auckland has the most members, and it’s also the most ethnically diverse region for online dating in New Zealand.
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NZ Dating had 86,000 average monthly visitors, while Zoosk had 30,000.
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Over the past week, more than 240,000 messages and smiles have been sent by Find Someone members, up 67 per cent on the same period last year.