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The world's biggest social network, which now has more than 1.1 billion users worldwide, has managed to boost its earnings since the IPO, including from its mobile platform, important in countering its critics.
The initial public offering (IPO) on May 18 2012 sparked a series of crises for Facebook, with the shares plunging from to as low as .73 in September.
The service will allow people older than 18 to create a dating profile - separate from their main profile and invisible to their friends - that it shows to potential matches based on common interests, dating preferences, location and mutual friends, company officials said. Many dating services, including Tinder, Hinge, Coffee Meets Bagel, and the League, enable or require people to log in with Facebook and were able to grow by mining Facebook's social network.The percentage of people who think it will happen on the first or second date jumped from 22 percent to 28 percent, while the three-to-five date window increased from 44 percent to 47 percent.