Zoosk is an online dating service that has been launched in December 2007. It is currently operating in more than 80 countries and is available in 25 different languages. In the Wall Street Journal’s The Next Big Thing 2011- The Top 50 Venture-Funded Companies list, it was ranked at 29. It allows users to find dates of your type and talk to them. Over 27 million singles date through this online site.
Zoosk Sign up Procedure
Step 1: Go to Zoosk.com site
Type https://www.zoosk.com/ in your web browser and press enter. The following page would appear. Click on ‘Sign up’ to become a part of this site. On the right (encircled in red), you can scroll down to get a glance at some features that
Step 2: Fill out the form
Start filling out the form by choosing your gender and your interest. Enter your date of birth, your email address and then your password. Then, click on ‘Sign Up’. Alternatively, you can sign up on Zoosk through your Facebook or Google account.
Note: We will show you how to activate your account
Step 3: Log In through Facebook
Log in to your Facebook account after the pop-up window opens. Zoosk will ask your permission to obtain your public profile, friend list, email address, relationship interests, birthday, current city and likes. Click ‘Okay’ to proceed further.
Step 4: Get started with Zoosk
Congratulations! Your account has been successfully created. Now to get started, go to https://www.zoosk.com/ and explore your Zoosk. You can also edit your profile.
Step 5: Find specific singles to date
Now you can search for singles that meet your requirements or who live in a particular location. You can change search settings and then browse to get a filtered result. ‘My Date Card’ is your profile and ‘ZooskBox’ are invitations & messages that you receive from others.
As shown by the picture below, you can search by setting the age limits and location specifications. There are other criteria that you can set to get a more sorted result.
Zoosk is a private company headquartered in San Francisco, California, US (founded in Fremont, California, US). Its co-founders are Shayan Zadeh and Alex Mehr who are also Zoosk’s co-CEOs; Brad Henrickson and John Smart are also co-founders of this organization. Zoosk has 27 million members from around the globe and is increasing 44% year by year. It is ranked among the top 25 grossing app on Apple iOS App Store and has also managed to hit the number-one spot for highest grossing dating app.
Users are usually below 35 years of age and Zoosk uses gamification and other techniques to persuade people. Zoosk has more than $60 million in equity and is largely funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, ATA Ventures and Canaan Partners. On initial usage (one message to a person), the service is free; however, on further interaction between singles, a premium has to be paid.