There are two advertisers in the top 20 ranking that offer to help men in the U. Adult Friend and its site appear to both be focused more on casual encounters between adults, while Ashley (which made headlines in 2015 for the hacking of its users’ personal information) helps connect people for extramarital affairs.
For comparison, the second ranked advertiser, the reviews site Top10Best Dating Sites.com, spent nearly .6 million and generated just around 1.2 million clicks at an average CPC of .81.
After receiving a barrage of texts and Facebook messages calling her "slut," blaming her for what happened and requesting sex, she finally told her parents.
A year after the incident, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police closed the case, calling it a "he said, she said" incident, the family told CBC News.
Currently two men involved in the incident are facing child pornography charges for distributing the images.
There is little recourse for Parsons' family for her photo used in the online dating ad.