I am glad the site no longer has this problem, but it does have many others. Through membership subscriptions, events and advertising. What technical support/expertise did you need and how did you get it? Luckily, I know some amazing people and one of my best friends in Scotland is a genius when it comes to coding, so that was a no brainer.
It is as if when you solve one challenge, two new ones appear, but I actually love challenges… He also had amazing recommendations for all the other technical stuff we needed such as graphics, user interface etc.
So, I thought I would create a site tailored for the Kenyan market. It depends on where you are, cities like Nairobi and Mombasa have an extremely open, fun and flirtatious dating culture. Do you need any license or permits to run a dating site? What challenges did you face in the first two years?
While other smaller cities in rural areas that are not exposed to the fast paced city life have a more reserved and conservative culture. The biggest challenge was trying to keep my members happy and ensure there was enough interaction on the site.
Don’t be afraid to partner with people who can help grow your idea or business.
Remember, it is better to have a small slice of a BIG pie then a big slice of a small pie.
In 2011, a friend complained about going to bars, cafes, events and just not meeting quality women. On my globetrotting adventures, I remember seeing how incredibly convenient online dating had been to millions and how it was changing how people meet across the world.
They will be treated to “surprise” engagements by the sea shore, invite-only wedding ceremonies (complete with hashtags), pregnancy photoshoots and other traditional ceremonies, including the payment of dowry.
Relationships, marriages, engagements and all that pertains to family life are private matters and should remain as such.
I grew up in a single parent household, due to the sad loss of my father in a road accident.
My mother raised four boys alone, all under the age of 6.