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Too late By the time it saw the light it was too late: announcing the end of subscription charges in April 2008, FR's Jon Clarke admitted that the site's users were very infrequent visitors: "Typically, people use the site once in every three or four months," he told the Guardian. Compare your FR home page with the home page you get on the social site of your choice.
"Then [they do] not come back for four months." Of the site's 19 million members, 13 million visited "at least once in any 18-month period". Where every other site is dominated by content, with a few smallish ads here and there, Friends Reunited is dominated by advertising.
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Yes, people were paying - but even four years ago it was pretty obvious that charging people for basic communication wasn't going to work in the long term.
By keeping the fees until April 2008, it effectively handed the grown-up social networking space to its rivals.