Despite the wealth of digital tools that allow people to search for potential partners, and even as one-in-ten Americans are now using one of the many online dating platforms, the vast majority of relationships still begin offline.Even among Americans who have been with their spouse or partner for five years or less, fully 88% say that they met their partner offline–without the help of a dating site. There are many options, and no one site works for everyone.
Some 22% of online daters have asked someone to help them create or review their profile.
Online dating is a powerful resource for meeting potential partners.
While conventional dating methods are still practiced, online dating offers a convenient, safe, alternative approach to meeting new people.
All people, whether young (most sites are 18 ), old, gay, straight, Christian, Jewish, Asian, African American, or of any other identity, can participate in online dating.
Sites such as are inclusive to all people, whereas other dating sites such as Christian and Farmers specifically target certain groups of people.