However, they may have to wait until the website has some new servers, as the recent internet attention has caused problems with accessing the site for the past few days.
A DATING website set up for white men seeking black women has been launched.
‘aims to connect non-black males that love to date and/or be in serious relationships with black women.’ Interested participants can post videos, chat, send messages, view profiles and are encouraged to add a recent headshot and a full-length photo.
A spokesperson for the website said: “People are becoming increasingly interested in cultural differences and accepting interracial relationships or marriage as the norm.” They added: “And singles are realizing that finding a compatible mate can be discovered through interracial dating.
For those distracted by the black, brown and other faces of color on traditional dating sites, Where White People has stepped in to solve your problem.
The site, which launched in early September, recently gained traction when an advertising billboard popped up outside Salt Lake City, Utah.In fact, membership has increased tenfold since Thursday, when the site had only 35 active members, according to the Salt Lake Tribune. According to the site’s welcome page, which features an image of the Statue of Liberty, Where place for people to find their “Soul Mate." "People ask all the time ‘Why White People Meet’? Just about every other race, religion and walk of life have dating websites, so why not Where White People Meet? The sole comment left on the welcome page reads, “Thanks for building this.I agree that we fully deserve our own site and it’s great that someone is brave enough to build it!Thanks.”Source: Where White People Meet At least one person found the billboard ironic, given Utah’s 91 percent white population.“I just thought it was kind of strange they would put it in Utah,” NAACP Salt Lake branch President Jeanette Williams told the Salt Lake Tribune. So you’re going to put up billboards here so you can meet other white singles?Every day you can meet white singles.“She added, "Billboards are expensive." However, according to the website’s blog post ”Beginnings,“ anyone can join the community as long as they follow the golden rule — "treat others as you want to be treated” — and refrain from “rude, aggressive or racist behavior." The site’s Twitter page has answered tweets from people accusing the site of racism, consistently stating that people of all races are welcome to join.