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.
Most of the people that write about online dating write about what’s wrong with it. I mean, that’s what news is – emphasize the bad, misery loves company, etc.
But in today's fast paced, high tech world the weapon of choice is not the gun or knife anymore. A tactic used today is called "catfishing." What Is a "Catfishing" Scam?
A “catfish” is a person who creates a false online identity in the hopes of luring people into romantic relationships.
Apparently, answering three hundred questions asking me the same five things in different ways can improve my compatibility with a complete stranger doing the same on the other end of an internet connection.
The questions were so black and white, cut and dry; I wondered if my personality would even show through. Neil Clark Warren, is based on the theory that there are hundreds of dimensions that every person has and by cross analyzing dimensions, the service creates highly compatible matches for those filling out the questionnaire and paying for a membership. Licensed under License Creative Commons Share Alike" data-lightbox="media-gallery-1495511688"I'd much rather determine a potential match myself, than have a machine do it for me.