Ok Cupid was initially owned by Humor Rainbow, Inc.
Ok Cupid's founders (Chris Coyne, Christian Rudder, Sam Yagan, and Max Krohn) were students at Harvard University when they gained recognition for their creation of The Spark and, later, Spark Notes.
Matches are identified by your profile and your responses to a series of fun questions generated by other members.
Each match question is made up of four parts:the question, the answers you’re willing to accept from your matches, a rating of how important the answer is to you, and an optional explanation of your response.
And his monthly blog, Ok Trends, which he launched last year, is suddenly one of the most popular Web destinations—2 million people have visited in the last six weeks—for fans of fascinating data about how we live and love.
Rudder is the gatekeeper of the trove of data that have been collected by Ok Cupid since its inception in 2004.
It's pretty easy to tell: They send the same message over and over, often with the same link.
Krohn and Rudder were responsible for two of the most important parts of Ok Cupid:the OK Web Server and the Ok Trends blog. Ok creates a unique dating environment by putting heavy emphases on member participation.The popularity of Spark Match took off and it was launched as its own site, later renamed Ok Cupid.The current Ok Cupid Dating Persona Test is still largely identical, in question and text blurb content and order, to the original Match Test.Nevada has more self-described geniuses per capita than any other state.Oregonians tend to be more gay-curious than other Americans.) is an American-based international operating online dating, friendship, and social networking website that features member-created quizzes and multiple-choice questions.