What is the point of online dating

27 Oct

’ For Britain’s 16 million singles, looking for love online is the norm.Studies have suggested that anything between 35 and 50 per cent of all couples in the UK, now meet via the web.Our flirting site offers a wide array of features which are aimed at making online dating simple, comfortable and fast.

Of course, exchanging a barrage of emails – even phone calls or Skyping– can seem more secure.

Published in the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, it explains that there’s a ‘tipping point’ when it comes to online dating.

Put simply, how soon you meet will have a direct effect on your chemistry. You could be consigning yourself to a disappointing date.

Once a profile has been created, members can view the profiles of other members of the service, using the visible profile information to decide whether or not to initiate contact.

Most services offer digital messaging, while others provide additional services such as webcasts, online chat, telephone chat (VOIP), and message boards.