Social class dating
Jake Jake calls itself the world’s largest gay professional community. The company reports almost 30,000 members sending two million messages to each other over the past year and attending exclusive real world events together.Unlike others that discourage independent commercial activity, this site encourages users to advertise their own businesses and directly monetize their involvement with the site.Free membership gets users access to rental listing details, IM, video and audio messaging. Profiles on this site support transgendered identities.Premium members get entries in any of the categories moved up to the top of their respective listings.As you can see by the following short profiles, these sites targeting a demographic with two traits in common (gay men) are all very different.Just as there’s a wide diversity of gay men in the world, there may well be ample room for a variety of gay male social networking sites – presuming they are able to build sufficient critical mass for monetization and financial viability.It doesn’t have the upper class affects of but Man Jam is hardly for low baggers either.
It lead us to take a look around the gay male online social networking space and write the following overview of some of the current market leaders.
Free account holders can post profiles, browse the site and receive messages.