calls itself "sexy personals for passionate people". It is one of the very first hook up sites online and it has real women on the site, NO BOTS, NO FAKE GIRLS.
The popularity of personals paved the way for grifters who soon realized that they could prey on the vulnerability of people seeking love.
Scam artists caused a scandal that many newspapers ran with, and personals disappeared practically overnight as public attitudes became more cautious.
She convinced the editor of the Manchester Weekly Journal to place a small ad stating she was "seeking someone nice to spend her life with." (It's radical, I know.....) A man responded to Helen, but it was not the man she was hoping for.
It was the mayor, who had her Women asking for what they want -- clearly delusional to 18th century dudes.
The big question is there are there any real dating sites out there? These dating services DON' T use fake dating profiles or send out fake emails or pay employees to chat with you.