The media produce a constant supply of athletes, politicians, musicians and celebrities who have had the odd transgression (and have been caught).Whats more, the slightest infidelity rumor can send magazine sales, TV shows ratings and the bloggersphere on fire.Nothing is off limits when it comes to the Internet, including marital vows.We checked in with four online dating sites for married people to see how much the service costs, whos joining and whats behind this growing trend.Why do you think married people turn to a site like this to meet people?In todays day and age, its very difficult to be married and faithful.Back then, online dating websites were ridiculed and deemed doomed to fail by many.
What types of different ages/ sexes are on your site?Across the board though, these people are all looking for something easier than going to a bar and pretending to be single. Inevitably the days after Fathers Day, Mothers Day and Valentines Day see traffic spike through the roof.Its often on these days that relationships are put to a test, and people realize they need more out of their life than they are getting from their spouse.Through research and observations, weve discovered that extramarital daters cant connect the same way single people canthey may need to use work computers or smartphones in order to connect without getting caught. Weve noticed our busiest times of the day, when members like to log in and communicate, is in the morning, during work, and late evenings.The number of user connections drops slightly on weekends, days off and holidays.No Q & A with Anthony Previte, chief operating officer of Friend Finder Networks Inc.The opportunity to cheat is the best with people you know such as a coworker, a neighbor or a friend.We believe the online extramarital dating industry will continue to grow in the same direction of the traditional dating industrys success.No Strings Started: 2010Members: 3.4 million, according to the company Cost: Free to join and search profiles, with a cost of .99 a month for full access Do you have to be married to join?Also, we found that people interested in affairs were avoiding newspaper classified ads at all costs. Nowadays, its rare for someone to meet in a classified ad, they meet online and thats just where the industry is going. A mythical being; in 2001, the two most popular names for girls were Ashley and Madison.We wanted this site to be a place where women felt comfortable going, and it was clear they liked those names. The word "adultery" is too biblical, and "cheating" is too negative.