Indian dating community
Interestingly, Tinder receives over 7.5 million swipes everyday from India.
According to another international survey report, analysing the dating tends among the transgender community, dating apps are twice as popular among the LGBTQs as among the heterosexual ones.
During the past decade, online dating has emerged as a thriving industry in India, but some of the websites are outdated, cumbersome and heavily focused on marriage.From niche apps to virtual reality and wearables, even traditional matchmaking has found a new reliance on tech.While progressive families allow their kids more freedom in whom they date, marrying within the culture is still overwhelmingly important for South Asians.Talking about the acquisition, Sumesh Menon, Co-Founder of Woo said, "I am confident that DUS acquisition will help accelerate our outreach to Indians globally.While originally designed for India alone, we quickly realised that our platform had a global appeal and was already favoured by Indians internationally to form a strong connect back to their homeland." Jus Reign - famous Indian-Canadian comedian and a You Tube personality is one of the founders of DUS.