Freinds reuinited dating
He said: “It became clear that most of the actual users coming to the site were using it purely as a messageboard.
“And I also realised that of the more than 10 million users registered, a lot had done so over a decade ago and hence their contact details were out of date.
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“But importantly – it hasn’t covered its costs and like any business this can’t continue indefinitely.
“Therefore, whilst it’s sad, I believe it’s time to move on and put Friends Reunited to bed.” The friend-finding site was first launched by the business partners back in 2000, positioning itself as one of the original social networking websites prior to the launch of My Space in 2003.
The site will stay live for another month to give users the chance to retrieve any images they have saved on the service.
In a Medium post, Pankhurst writes about their decision to close the site, as well as giving an interesting insight into the birth and journey of the business, which is well worth reading here.