He is currently the CEO of Courtland Brooks, a consultancy agency for the Internet dating industry, and runs Online Personals
He prides himself on being a New Media Futurist and can be reached at Linked In.
Online dating websites offer a variety of methods on how to search for a mate.
Some mobile apps will match you with people based on criteria, including age, gender, and geographic proximity.
It works with special algorithms that match users with potential dates.
Launched in 2004, OKCupid works with many populations of people.
Members set up a profile, upload photos and can then search through profiles to find a good match. It uses a compatibility matching system to link up people with complementary personalities and lifestyles and has worked with millions of users over the past 15 years.
Celebs like Will & Jada, MoNique & her husband, and even Brangelina have been open about dabbling in this lifestyle.
More traditional sites may offer anything from a simple search to a highly specific advanced search.
Some more seriously minded sites request that members fill out elaborate compatibility questionnaires.
The app is available in over 80 countries and has over 27 million searchable members.
OKCupid is one of the most popular dating sites and is free to sign up initially.