Senior dating has become very popular these days. More and more baby boomers reach 50-70 age. They are savvier in using Internet, than seniors before them. That’s why “Plus-50 singles market” is of great interest for online dating business.

Seniors prefer niche dating websites. Age, location and interests restrictions may be the best to look into if you plan to create a seniors dating website. If you are planning to use a ready-made dating software, check out Dating Pro. It’s a reliable and powerful online dating platform that supports all the options you may need to run plus-50 singles community.

Most senior dating websites (ex: seniorfriendfinder.com, maturesinglesclick.com, ourtime.com) have a pastel color schemes, big darker buttons, big photos and simple registration forms.

PG Dating software for senior dating website creation

They also put search forms on the index page to get seniors involved before they register (ex. seniorpeoplemeet.com, theseniordatingagency.com). A lot of huge dating websites create a special branch of their service for seniors (ex: howaboutwe.com/Seniors, match.com):

Dating Pro script for your own senior dating site creation

Here are only some things you can do without programming with Dating Pro:
1) Change your logo
2) Change your site’s styles (blocks colors, background)
3) Change site’s texts
4) Change main page images to make your dating website look unique or put a video on the index page.
5) Setup to show search form on the index page.

 

Let me show how easy it is to perform some of those actions:

1) To Change your logo:
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site design management>Site logotype
Note: beforehand you should prepare a new logo. You can use Photoshop for it.

And we’ll get:

 

2) To change site’s background image:
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site design management>Design editor>Change styles (CSS)>Change  background image
- Choose an option to change background image and upload your own image (for example sunset sky):

And we’ll get:

 

3) To change site’s colors:
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site design management>Design editor>Styles management (CSS)

Just click the blocks and choose color schemes you need:

You’ll get a new feel for the website:

 

4) To change images in a slider into more cheerful ones:
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site design management>Main Page Banner>
- There you have a choice to add a static image/ a slider/ a video. By default we have slider used.  To replace images there, upload new images in Slider>Add block:


Note: your new images for a slider should be 800 px in width for the best performance.

- Go to “List tab and deactivate the current images that are being used in a slider (if necessary):

You’ll get a new slider at your senior dating website:

 

5) To change other site texts:
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site Content Management>Languages
Here you can edit all site texts – alerts, thank you texts, some site prompts.
- To do it, go to “Edit site texts” tab and choose files to change and edit texts:

Note: choose user mode to edit important texts and not admin texts.

 

6) Setup to show search form on the index page
- Go to administration panel of your website: http://yoursiteurl.com/admin
- Go to Settings>Site design management>Design editor>Index page blocks
Choose “Quick search form block”

You will get:

In addition to the looks, you can:
- Setup special membership levels (Gold, Silver, Platinum) as seniors prefer to pay once and get access to certain options.
- Introduce word-of-mouth options like “Tell a friend”, “Invite Friends”, “Refer friends” opportunities. Seniors talk to each other offline, they may refer you a lot of new people from offline if you offer bonuses for it.
- Organize offline events (parties) to make them meet face-to-face. Use “Events” or “Groups” sections for it.
- Provide exact perfect match offers to site members. Use dynamic profile builder to specify specific profile fields and their matching options.

PG Dating Pro is a powerful tool for your dating website creation. As you can see, you can do a lot to personalize it. It may be senior dating or any other niche dating website. It’s up to you. The most important part is that Dating Pro already has all options you may need for a setup.