Mating preferences and online dating.

One study conducted five years ago by a group of researchers from top universities in the US revealed some exciting facts about the preferences and behaviors of online daters. The three most important findings are: There is no evidence for strategic behavior. In other words, online daters don’t usually care …

Online daters mostly lie about their physical attributes.

We’ve established that lying (just a bit) about who we are on dating sites and apps is an acceptable practice. But what do online daters lie about the most? And more importantly, where do we draw the line?    After assessing online daters’ self-presentation strategies, the authors concluded that: Women …

Here’s what you should know about online dating.

Adapt your strategy The fact that we now have a general idea about the preferences of online daters allows us to adjust our strategy and increase our chances of finding a compatible match. Since online daters generally seem interested in age and socioeconomic status then maybe we should place more …

Differences between male and female online daters.

According to the results of the study, not only that men and women have different «tastes» in online dating partners, but they also seem to behave in various ways. On the one hand: Women send fewer messages than men. More specifically, women send an average of 37 messages and receive …

People use online dating sites and apps for all sorts of reasons.

As we all know, the primary purpose of social networking platforms is to create an environment where people can meet and interact with each other. The only difference between social networking platforms (e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) and online dating platforms (e.g., Tinder, Match.com, eHarmony) is that the latter is used, …