Studies in internet dating
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Demand for online dating services is on the rise, specially niche dating networks, and a new wave of mobile applications will bring online dating to even more people.
Today, 12% of 55- to 64-year-olds report ever using an online dating site or mobile dating app versus only 6% in 2013.If you come across any other online dating article or study not listed here, please let us know so we can add them to our [email protected] published this interesting infographic about the science & art of finding love online, and tries to answer the question: does online dating really make it easier to meet that one-and-only soulmate?Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and conventional wisdom both suggest that love is a fundamental human need. A survey conducted in 2013 found that 77% of people considered it “very important” to have their smartphones with them at all times.Most people meet their significant others through their social circles or work/school functions. In the search for a potential date, more and more people are switching to less traditional methods. With the rise and rise of apps like Tinder (and the various copycat models) who could blame them.
The popularity of online dating is being driven by several things but a major factor is time.