Truth about internet dating
The basic problem which the study’s authors have with scientific claims is that the research is not valid; dating sites are riding the authority of the science claims, but haven’t “[reported] research methods and statistical analyses in sufficient detail to allow for independent replication,” or adhered to standards for interpreting data.
The scope of the article covers general sites like Match and Ok Cupid, as well as niche sites, family matchmaker sites like Kizmeet, video/virtual dating sites like Woo Me, self-report algorithm sites like e Harmony, websites like Scientific Match and even mobile dating apps such as Zoosk and Badoo.
In fact, since online dating managed to dissociate itself from the more socially unacceptable printed personal advertisements and video dating of the last decades, meeting on the Internet has become the second most common way to meet a mate.
According to a study conducted in 2009 with a national sample of 4,002 adults, 22% said they had met on the Internet; making the Internet the premier way to find a partner, after meeting through friends.
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A male, Terry Ulick, and a female, Alyssa Wodtke have both tried matchmaking through the online dating web sites.