Additions include "gender queer" and "other." Now, many a dropdown menu includes "other" but this one is different: there are individuals (non-gender conforming) who actually identify as "other!
Everyone else from pet owners to sports fans all had their own corner of the web to meet each other.
But there was still no special dating site catering to the unique needs of transmen.
It took years to build to this point where finding FTM talent and others to work with us is no longer a challenge.
These days, my inbox is overflowing with messages from FTM guys who want to appear in my docu-porn series, When I was asked to speak at the prestigious "Idea City 10" in Toronto, it became clear that I truly was educating people about a type of gender and sexuality that they had either never encountered or much misunderstood.
This struck a particularly personal chord with me, as I met my own wife over ten years ago in an online group.
I knew the Internet held great promise as an effective place to seek a partner.
We were able to connect on the basis of this consideration, rather than in spite of it.
These folks who are attracted to transmen and gender-variant people have not had any venue to seek such partners.
While it may come as a surprise to the general public, there are plenty of men and women of all kinds who have an interest in dating transmen.
When I met my wife, she was actually looking for like a man like myself.
By having it all out in the open on this niche site, there is finally a place to go looking.