If you haven’t found quite what you’re looking for on an online dating site, you aren’t alone.Two thirds of online daters—66%—tell us that they have gone on a date with someone they met through a dating site or dating app.
Safety has always been an issue with me joining a dating site.
- Teri - 3/5 I've been using dating sites for a long time.
When we first studied online dating habits in 2005, most Americans had little exposure to online dating or to the people who used it, and they tended to view it as a subpar way of meeting people.
Today, nearly half of the public knows someone who uses online dating or who has met a spouse or partner via online dating – and attitudes toward online dating have grown progressively more positive.
I find them a lot easier to meet men with than the whole bar scene. - Katie Perfect - 3/5 I didn't know if Perfect Match was right for me when I signed up, but I was pleased with the number of "perfect matches" found in my area and my age range.
I've meet several people dating online whom I have had long relationships with. After reviewing the profiles I felt not all were for me but they did a better job than other sites.
Some online dating websites, like e Harmony.com, Perfect and American Singles.com, require you to register before you view profiles.
Although browsing is sometimes free, you have to pay for a paid subscription or membership to send and receive e-mail or instant messages.
To be sure, many people remain puzzled that someone would want to find a romantic partner online – 23% of Americans agree with the statement that “people who use online dating sites are desperate” – but in general it is much more culturally acceptable than it was a decade ago.
Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.
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