Then it needs supporting, bug fixes, and most importantly, you need to build the service to critical mass. Someone walks into your freshly built dating shop and they look around.
osdate has built in bridges already so users of the dating site are automatically linked to the chat rooms and a forum.
I have been using osdate for a couple years and joomla for a week osdate is great the one bad thing about it is they release updates before they should be really last update really messed things up for a minute.
I would suggest staying with the version available from the scripts page and not the version available in the forum.
Even the most expensive ones or those who prise themselves for being the best. Unfortunately you will always have haters, and ever since the internet was invented it became worse.
Yet, none came even close in terms of hardware specification, prices and after sale technical support. Rumors and lies as well as slandering can be posted almost anywhere and that can give a company a hard time to evolve, but in due time if the company has a solid product eventually they will proceed with confidence and dignity.
This group is for people who are looking to build dating or match making related sites.