I have being used speed testing websites for years and that has never happened. The features page of PG Dating Pro proudly states that the script is both “human-friendly and search-engine-friendly”. Search Engine Optimisation has gone beyond inserting meta descriptions and meta keywords into pages.Since I was provided with access to the demo area of the script and did not actually see the files myself, I have not been able to examine the quality of coding directly.The script has not been optimised for speed, with loading times sometimes taking several seconds.A couple of times GTmetrix could not even do a test of the website for me because it timed out!However, when I checked an hour later, the same slowdown problems were there.It then dawned on me that navigating the admin area of the website was quick, even when the front end of the website was super slow.The script supports a dozen billing systems, including Pay Pal, 2Checkout, and Google Wallet (though I did not test these).
A quick test of the demo page on GTmetrix reveals how inefficient the script is.
The developers of PG Dating Pro provided me with access to a demo website of their script in order to check it out for this review. I looked at a user’s profile and then switched from one tab to the other and it took 30 seconds to load.
I then switched to the gallery tab and it took over a minute to load. I gave the script the benefit of doubt and assumed that the hosting company that was hosting the demo website was experiencing some slowdown temporarily.
PG Dating Pro feels like a dated script that would not feel out of place ten years ago.
I assumed the script would be free to download or would be available at a reasonable price, such as or .