GYO Dating Site Guide

Everyone wants to know what the best site is for older guys to meet younger guys. The jury is in and here is the verdict.

Grouped by the type of patrons they serve. (Each group starting with the best first)

https://www.silverfoxie.com/
Launched in 2011
Revenue base: Member Supported
Known for being a GYO dating, romance, relationship based community. Custom framework and design, allows for ultra fast page loads. Silverfoxie welcomes you with a social home page and feed. Post public pics and YouTube videos, or post private posts to friends. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, detailed profiles, privacy controls, newer easy to use interface, basic profile template, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $3 registration includes 3 premium months, and $1 per month afterword or limited free option available after registration. 
Positives: Low cost, no ads, no porn, face pics
Negatives: Medium sized database, limited features

http://daddyhunt.com/
Launched in 2005
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a GYO hookup, dating, romance, relationship based community. They have recently completely redesigned the site to match the functionality of the app and it has paid off. Kudos to their design and development team. There were some rough years there but they have set the bar high going forward. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, detailed profile template, an easy to use new interface using Grindr List only model, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: No porn, face pics, large database, upgraded technology and design
Negatives: High monthly cost, Ads, some bugs in the new system

http://silverdaddies.com/
Launched in 1998
Revenue base: Click-Ads, Porn Video Sales and Member Supported
Known for being a GYO hookup, married guy dating and porn entertainment. It looks like it was built in the 90s, because, it was! Features profile cock shots, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, porn at every click, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and NC-17-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Large database
Negatives: Porn, dick pics, Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, extremely dated website technology/design.

http://www.caffmoscommunity.com
Launched in 1999
Revenue base: Member Supported
Known for being a GYO dating, romance, relationship based community. It looks like it was designed in the 90s, because, it was! Props for being the first of it’s kind GYO website. However that’s were the innovation ended. Development ended in the early 2000s and it’s looked the same ever since. Just looking at the search page makes my eyes hurt. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, detailed profile template, an easy to use yet somewhat dated interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience.
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Low cost, face pics
Negatives: Small database, old website technology and design

http://apollonetwork.com
Launched in 1999
Revenue base: Member Supported
Known for being a GYO dating, romance, relationship based community. Features profile face pics, low resolution picture galleries, detailed profile template, an easy to use yet somewhat dated interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option.
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Low cost, face pics
Negatives: Small database, old website technology and design.

http://daddydater.com/
Launched in 2007
Revenue base: Click-Ads, Porn Video Sales and Member Supported
Known for being a GYO hookup, married guy dating and porn entertainment. Built on a dated slow out-of-the-box framework. Features profile cock shots, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, porn/jerkoff vids at every click, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and NC-17-rated user experience. 
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Medium sized database
Negatives: Porn, dick pics, Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, dated website technology/design.

http://graygay.com/
Search no longer functioning
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives:
Negatives: Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, dated website technology/design, small database.

http://seeksolder.com/
Search no longer functioning
Cost: $10 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives:
Negatives: Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, dated website technology/design, small database.

Bear Dating Sites

http://bearforest.com/
Launched in 1998
Revenue base: Click-Ads, Porn Video Sales and Member Supported
It looks like it was designed in the 90s, because, it was! Complete with sound effects… Ugh. Known for being a GYO bear hookup, married guy dating and porn entertainment. Features profile cock shots, high-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, porn at every click, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and NC-17-rated user experience. 
Cost: $9 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Bears
Negatives: Porn, dick pics, Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, small database, dated website technology/design, weak search features.

http://biggercity.com
Launched in ???
Revenue base: Click-Ads, Porn Video Sales and Member Supported
Known for being a GYO Chub hookup, married guy dating and porn entertainment. Features profile cock shots, high-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, porn at every click, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and NC-17-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. Positives: Chubs
Negatives: Porn, Ads, small database, dated website technology/design, weak search and exploration features.

http://bear411.com
Launched in 1998
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a Bear hookup and romance community. Pictures included so you get a good idea of just how bad this website is. Website is complete with html tables layout, popups, and completely broken UX (user experience)… Oh it’s so bad… Features archaic website technology low resolution profile pics, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. Positives: Bears
Negatives: Ads, flaky married men, dated website technology/design exploration, weak search and exploration features.

http://bearwww.com
Launched in ???
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a Bear hookup and romance community. Features archaic website technology low resolution profile pics, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. Positives: Bears
Negatives: Ads, flaky married men, dated website technology/design exploration, weak search and exploration features.

http://bearfront.com
Launched in 1998
Revenue base: Click-Ads, Porn Video Sales and Member Supported
Known for being a Bear hookup, married guy dating and porn entertainment. Built on the same framework and engine as Silverdaddies, and has the same owners. Features profile cock shots, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, porn at every click, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and NC-17-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: Large database
Negatives: Porn, dick pics, Ads, flaky married men and young scammers, dated website technology/design.

http://gaychubbydating.com
Launched in ???
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a Chub hookup and married guy dating. Features archaic website technology low resolution profile pics, low-resolution picture galleries, basic profile template, an archaic user interface, basic profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $5 monthly premium monthly fee, with a limited free option. Positives: Chubs
Negatives: Ads, small database, dated website technology/design, weak search and exploration features.

Gay and Straight Dating Site

http://match.com
Launched in 1995
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a gay/straight dating, romance, relationship based community. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, detailed profile template, an easy to use yet somewhat dated interface, basic profile stats, detailed profile stats, basic and advanced search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $20 monthly premium fee, with NO limited free option. 
Positives: No porn, face pics, large database
Negatives: Extremely high monthly cost, Ads, Limited website technology and design

http://chemistry.com/

http://okcupid.com

Gay Dating Sites

http://manhunt.com

http://www.adam4adam.com

http://gaycupid.com

apps

http://www.grindr.com/
Launched in 2009
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a gay hookup and sex based community. I must give them credit, Grindr changed the game for online dating and hookup apps. Their software is innovative. Unfortunately, it also encourages some of the worst and most flakey superficial tendencies in people. You’ve been warned. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, basic profile template, an easy to use interface, basic profile stats, basic search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $12 – $60 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: No porn, face pics, large database
Negatives: High monthly cost, Ads

http://www.growlrapp.com/
Launched in 2009
Revenue base: Click-Ads and Member Supported
Known for being a gay hookup and sex based community. The usability and technology is just bad. Features profile face pics, picture galleries, basic profile template, basic profile stats, basic search queries and R-rated user experience. 
Cost: $12 monthly premium fee, with a limited free option. 
Positives: No porn, face pics, large database
Negatives: High monthly cost, Ads, Limited website technology and design

http://www.scruff.com

http://www.misterapp.com