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“The reason I can do this is that the sites run on open source software,” Mike said.
“For a few hundreds dollars a month in hosting fees, anyone with the right motivation could start a dating site.
He offers all features on his dating site for free and has promised to never use subscription plans or paid features to turn a profit.
Instead, he uses banner ads and affiliate partnerships to generate revenue.
Both sites run on the same software, but TG Personals is by far the more popular product because it fills a need in the online dating space.
Transgender singles can feel marginalized on general dating platforms, so they appreciate a dating community where being trans isn’t a dirty secret but actually something desirable.
The trans-friendly dating site has cultivated a US-based membership of over 189,000 users and promoted 100% free chat, search, and matching features.Word about Mike’s affiliation with a transgender woman spread, and many of his peers made a joke out of it. He’d witnessed firsthand how ignorant individuals can shame someone for their choices, and he refused to give in to their peer pressure.He had no plans to meet the transgender woman he had been talking to, but he did pursue a long-distance relationship with another trans woman on a dating site.Mike said he plans to expand the gender options on the site in the coming years and grow his team to include more volunteer site admins who can screen profiles and photos.TG Personals members can also expect to see improvements to the site’s messaging system.