Research into dating websites
Although the authors find that online dating sites offer a distinctly different experience than conventional dating, the superiority of these sites is not as evident.
With the rise of the digital age, it is no surprise that people have flocked to the Internet as a way to take control of their dating lives and find their “soul-mate.” But is online dating essentially different than conventional dating, and does it promote better romantic outcomes? Communicating online can foster intimacy and affection between strangers, but it can also lead to unrealistic expectations and disappointment when potential partners meet in real life.
The internet, cell phones and social media have become key actors in the lives of many American couples.