Plenty of fish sucess story.
Markus Frind-Founder PlentyOfFish.com – $300,000 per month
Markus Frind is a local Vancouverite who is turning the online dating world upside down.It is the biggest free dating site on the Internet. Plentyoffish.com receives up to 500 million page views per month and make over $10,000 per day for Markus, who runs the site from home.
The site does about 13 million pages views a day, making it one of the top 5 sites in Canada of any site and in the top 60 or so in the region according to Hitwise. I started PlentyofFish in March, 2003 and traffic has grown 12 fold in 12 months overall in both markets.Google analytics says this site get 3.2 million uniques a month.Plenty of fish using one web server, one mail server, two database servers now and a couple of little web servers to run the User plane instant messenger.
Lets watch what Markus Frind had told about his site,
What did you do prior to starting Plentyof Fish?
I was a database developer and a web developer, nothing glamorous, and I ended up working as an efficiency engineer making sites run more efficiently. I graduated in 1999 from British Columbia Technical Institute with a diploma in Computer Science. ….. Read more.
CTO – Markus Frind
CFO – Markus Frind
VP Business Development – Markus Frind
VP Marketing – Markus Frind
Development Team – Markus Frind
Board Members – Markus Frind
Customer Service – Markus Frind and Girlfriend