Facebook-centric dating service raises $6 million

22 Jun 2009

Online Facebook-centric dating service Zoosk has just closed an additional $6 million in funding from existing investor Canaan Partners.

Zoosk focuses on social networks and is the most popular dating application on Facebook. It also runs on MySpace, Hi5, Bebo and Friendster.

Zoosk is free; it makes money from premium memberships and the sale of Zoosk Coins, which allow us

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Brian Blum covers the U.S., Canada and Israel for Classified Intelligence Report, and contributes to our special reports and research projects. Originally from San Francisco and now based in Jerusalem, he has been with the AIM Group since 2004. He is the president of Blum Interactive Media, specializing in writing and multimedia content development for online, print, video and audio. His clients include newspapers, universities and non-profits. He is currently working on a book about the billion-dollar bankruptcy of a once high-flying Israeli startup.