|[February 11, 2014]
MeetMe Improves User Experience of Popular Match Feature
NEW HOPE, Pa. --(Business Wire)--
Inc. (NYSE MKT: MEET), the public market leader for social discovery,
today announced upgrades to Match, a popular feature of its core MeetMe
application. Just in time for Valentine's Day, the redesigned Match has
been structured to improve mobile user experience and is available on
iOS today, with an Android (News - Alert) update expected to be coming soon.
The visual refresh brings larger images and an updated design,
delivering a full-screen experience to mobile users. With its smoother
feel and faster processing, the new Match offers a modernized and
simplified way to meet new people. In conjunction with recent improvements
to the application's Menu and Chat user interface, as well as
additional upgrades planned to drive engagement and virality, the
company believes the entire MeetMe platform will draw new users in with
the convenience and ease of its industry-leading features.
"Match is a key driver of conversations on MeetMe, with over one million
matches made per day between users," said Geoff Cook, CEO of MeetMe.
"This upgrade makes Match even easier to use and more visually appealing
for our mobile user base, which we believe will help to both drive
engagemet among existing users and attract and delight new users."
About MeetMe, Inc.
MeetMe® is the leading social network for meeting new people
in the US and the public market leader for social discovery (NYSE MKT:
MEET). MeetMe makes meeting new people fun through social games and
apps, monetized by both advertising and virtual currency. With 70
percent of traffic coming from mobile, MeetMe is fast becoming the
social gathering place for the mobile generation. The company
operates�MeetMe.com�and MeetMe apps on�iPhone (News - Alert),�iPad, and�Android�in
multiple languages including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French,
Italian, German, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian,
Japanese, Dutch, Turkish and Korean.
Cautionary Note Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking statements
within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
1995, including statements regarding whether the redesigned feature will
improve the mobile user experience, if and when an Android update will
become available, whether the updated feature will effect a smoother
feel and faster processing, whether the new Match offers a modernized
and simplified way to meet new people, whether additional upgrades will
be completed and if so whether they will drive engagement and virality,
whether the MeetMe platform will draw new users in, whether the upgrade
will make Match easier to use and more visually appealing, whether it
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