It was founded in 2002 by Darren Morgenstern, with the slogan: "Life is short.
Have an affair." The company received attention on July 15, 2015, after hackers stole all of its customer data—including emails, names, home addresses, sexual fantasies and credit card information—and threatened to post the data online if Ashley Madison and fellow Avid Life Media site Established were not permanently closed.
If was to be sold it would possibly be worth 8 USD (based on the daily revenue potential of the website over a 12 month period).
According to our google pagerank analysis, the url currently has a pagerank of /10.
Have an Affair." to "Find your moment", and updated its brand imagery to replace the image of a woman wearing a wedding ring with a red gem-shaped symbol as its logo.
Unlike or e Harmony, Ashley Madison's business model is based on credits rather than monthly subscriptions.
There's certainly no shortage of services for web-savvy daters.
Between Ok Cupid, a site especially popular among Millennials, and newcomer Tinder, an app geared more toward flings, you're bound to find a match somewhere.
Searches this month for Ok Cupid skewed male — 68% came from men.We wish sites would be more transparent about their fees.