As millions of users are still using the online dating website the app for the quest of find their love one and start a good life full of romance.
Most of the users have that question in their mind that “How much money does POF makes?”. Well this article is all about the income of plenty of Fish.
In 2003, The founder of Plenty of Fish “Markus Frind” found this stunning online dating site in his room.
He was a developer before he founded and created the online dating site without any venture-capital funding. He has retained complete ownership of the company.
In 2008, in an interview with “The New York Times” Markus Frind told that his online dating site net profit were about $10 million a year.
Also Markus Frind posted a picture of check from google for nearly a Million Dollar.
As one of the most popular way of earning money from websites is through running adds on your websites. Markus Frind makes $180,000 from just one company who is paying Markus Frind to run a series of Budweiser Commercials in Canada.
15 years ago Markus created the site with a scan knowledge of “How to run a web business”, no money and no plan, today according the survey of Hitwise, his creation is the largest online dating website in the United states and probably in the whole world.
His traffic is four times that of pioneer match, whose revenue is $350 million a year and has 100s of employees.
Today Markus Frind has only three employees for customer service who deletes the nude picture from the website and check for scammers, rest of the work is handled by the owner “Markus Frind” himself.
Markus Frind said that he only works for an hour, rest of the day he is just taking nap, playing video games or some other activities.
It’s a 21st century fairy-tales a young man creates a website in his spare time. He hasn’t gone to MIT or any other four-year college for that matter, yet he is explicitly brilliant.
Did he worked so hard that he is making so much money right now? No, this young man takes it very easy and working no more than 20 hours a week and yet he is running the largest website on the planet earth and making million from it.