MeetMe Launches Interest-Based “Discuss” Feature

NEW HOPE, Pa.--()--MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEET), a public market leader for social discovery, has launched Discuss, a significant upgrade to the Feed feature of its MeetMe applications. Discuss is an interest-based group communication platform designed to foster conversation, connection, and community among like-minded MeetMe users.

“We understand that our users are primarily looking for people who share their interests, whether they are here to date, make friends, or simply chat,” said Geoff Cook, CEO of MeetMe. “We’ve created Discuss to facilitate discussions about a variety of interests that we know users share, based on the data we have been collecting over the last few months. We are thrilled to give our users a place to connect by discussing topics that resonate with them, and more generally, to enable communities of like-minded users to form organically within our larger user base.”

About MeetMe, Inc.

MeetMe® is a leading social network for meeting new people in the US and a public market leader for social discovery (NASDAQ: MEET). MeetMe makes it easy to discover new people to chat with on mobile devices. With approximately 90 percent of traffic coming from mobile and more than one million total daily active users, MeetMe is fast becoming the social gathering place for the mobile generation. MeetMe is a leader in mobile monetization with a diverse revenue model comprising advertising, native advertising, virtual currency, and subscription. MeetMe apps are available on iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows Phone in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Russian, Japanese, Dutch, Turkish, Korean, Hindi, Bengali and Vietnamese. For more information, please visit meetmecorp.com.

Cautionary Note Concerning Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including whether Discuss will foster conversation, connection, and community among like-minded MeetMe users, whether our users are primarily looking for people who share their interests, whether Discuss will facilitate discussions about a variety of interests that our users share, whether Discuss will give our users a place to connect by discussing topics that resonate with them and enable communities of like-minded users to form organically within our larger user base. All statements other than statements of historical facts contained herein are forward-looking statements. The words “believe,” “may,” “estimate,” “continue,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “should,” “plan,” “could,” “target,” “potential,” “project,” “is likely,” “expect” and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. We have based these forward-looking statements largely on our current expectations and projections about future events and financial trends that we believe may affect our financial condition, results of operations, business strategy and financial needs. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ from those in the forward-looking statements include the risk that our applications will not function easily or otherwise as anticipated, the risk that we will not launch additional features and upgrades as anticipated, the risk that unanticipated events affect the functionality of our applications with popular mobile operating systems, any changes in such operating systems that degrade our mobile applications’ functionality and other unexpected issues which could adversely affect usage on mobile devices. Further information on our risk factors is contained in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), including the Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2015. Any forward-looking statement made by us herein speaks only as of the date on which it is made. Factors or events that could cause our actual results to differ may emerge from time to time, and it is not possible for us to predict all of them. We undertake no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.

Contacts

Press contact:
Fresh PR
Jeannine Jacobi, 323-903-7063
jeannine@freshpr.net
or
Investor contact:
MKR Group Inc.
Todd Kehrli, 323-468-2300
meet@mkr-group.com

Contacts

Press contact:
Fresh PR
Jeannine Jacobi, 323-903-7063
jeannine@freshpr.net
or
Investor contact:
MKR Group Inc.
Todd Kehrli, 323-468-2300
meet@mkr-group.com