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Global Personals is an online dating company founded and headquartered in Windsor, UK. The two funded the project using credit cards, [4] and focused on buying appropriate keywords on Google AdWords for a dating website. They simultaneously worked on building a large database of members in order to launch a private label platform to be used by affiliates and partners in building their own individualised dating websites. In NovemberChannel 4 Dating website for south africa revealed that How can i not be so sensitive company had created a team of employees whose job was to create fake s for its network of websites, in order to send large amounts of flirtatious messages to genuine users. Former employees revealed that their job, the details of which they were not permitted to discuss with anybody outside the organisation, was to search the profiles of genuine members from around the world, select the most attractive photographs, and create artificial profiles, known as "pseudos". Each employee was responsible for managing up to 15 different pseudos.

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They hand over intimate details about their lives in the expectation they will meet genuine daters. They also expect their personal information will be looked after. But most of its 2.

That is because it runs dating websites on behalf of other companies. Two former employees of Global Personals have described to Channel 4 News how the Harrisburg pa dating sites carried out industrial-scale deception to dupe innocent daters into parting with their cash.

Each team member would be running as many as 15 different personalities: old and young, male and female. They would use these fake profiles to send flirty messages to innocent users — as many as messages an hour were sent by the team. Global Personals tried hard to keep the practice a secret.

New recruits had no idea what the role would involve until they started work, and were told not to discuss the job with friends or family. I had reservations.

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Most innocent users had no idea that the flirtatious messages in their inbox came from a fake profile created by Global Personals. A user can register on a Global Personals website for free.

The more messages the pseudo team sent from their fake profiles, the more likely innocent users would be to subscribe, or continue their monthly subscriptions. With fake profiles you can get 50 per cent more revenue, sometimes even more.

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The pseudo team could string along a girl or guy for up to 24 months, and they pay membership fees every month. There were lo of cop-outs you could use.

Sometimes, having given an innocent user a brush-off from one fake profile, the pseudo team member would then message them from a different fake to continue the fake flirting. That did play on my Adult want casual sex CA Port hueneme 93041 a little bit. For almost three years we have actively encouraged other online dating businesses to also stop this practice. The company claims it stopped using fake profiles in Ryan and Tom told Channel 4 News the pseudo team was wound up in It now makes this stock of profiles available to its network of sites.

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So if your profile is on the database, it will appear on every site on the Global Personals network, regardless of whether you want it there or not. For example, Channel 4 News spoke to Jenny Beard — she registered with justsingleparents.

I want to meet someone who has kids and understands what that life is like. We have a customer support team that can advise members which other sites their details may be seen on and who can advise accordingly. But at any time, anyone can set up a new dating website using Global Personals service, and gain access to Asian massage parlor hawaii stock of profiles. This makes it hard for users to keep a track on where their profile appears. By Geoff White.

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