To keep the bank manager happy we have also introduced some optional paid-for services which we call Essentials.
Midsummer's Eve is the UK's first and oldest free dating site.
We were nominated as Steve Wright's Web Site of the Day (BBC Radio 2) and a year later we got the accolade again!
As far as we know we're the only web site ever to have won the award twice.
Nowadays, the Internet has become another accepted way to meet many other young Muslims.
Like every culture, the Arab culture is aware that as long as society continues to evolve and modernise, then so will it.Indeed, it could be said that this method of finding love saves a lot of time, effort and heartache.Image damo199 via Flickr When my grandparents and parents got married, arranged marriages in Morocco were still very much the norm, but as the modern age is slowly rendering many religious and cultural traditions somewhat archaic and as Arabic culture starts to assimilate many aspects of Western culture, arranged marriages are slowly becoming obsolete. However, it is shunned upon by elders in the family, so usually if you are dating, it is kept a secret until the eligible bachelor has asked your parents for your hand, and the blessing is given.Whilst other dating sites began charging extortionate prices for dating services, we decided to keep dating free.We're proud to have been offering our successful service free of charge ever since.This is where dating websites come into the equation.