Adult free dating
Only five out of a hundred said they were married to or in a committed long-term relationship with someone they met online.
For comparison, 88% of Americans who were with their current spouse or partner for no more than five years said their met their mates offline.
Nevertheless, only one in three had actually gone out on a date with someone they met online.
About one in five, especially women, at 30%, compared to 16% for men, asked for help with their online profile.
Such companies offer a wide variety of unmoderated matchmaking services, most of which are profile-based.
Personals – then one of the top Internet romance sites in the U.
Other sites target highly specific demographics based on features like shared interests, location, religion, sexual orientation or relationship type.
Online dating services also differ widely in their revenue streams.
Under this metaphor, members of a given service can both "shop" for potential relationship partners and "sell" themselves in hopes of finding a successful match.
Attitudes towards online dating improved visibly between 20, the Pew Research Center found.
A great diversity of online dating services currently exists (see Comparison of online dating services).