Even those of us who would never use online dating sites will still often Facebook-stalk someone before a date.We take the Meyers-Briggs personality test and various strengths-finder quizzes in order to determine whether we’ve picked the right job.Maslow’s hierarchy of needs and conventional wisdom both suggest that love is a fundamental human need. A survey conducted in 2013 found that 77% of people considered it “very important” to have their smartphones with them at all times.Most people meet their significant others through their social circles or work/school functions. In the search for a potential date, more and more people are switching to less traditional methods. With the rise and rise of apps like Tinder (and the various copycat models) who could blame them.The popularity of online dating is being driven by several things but a major factor is time.
If they’re going to be open to a real relationship, they have to stop asking where this person rates in comparison to others and start asking, can we lower the boundaries between self and self.
Unfortunately, those people had to wade through thousands of failed attempts and sleazy pick-up lines in order to find their other halves.
Online dating may have increased your chances of success, but it also increases the number of failures you’ll need to go through.
Now, there’s actually one in a million, but only if the people who utilized it were open-minded and sincere.
At this point in time, thousands of people have hacked online dating and got themselves the love of a lifetime.