Journal articles on online dating
The report was commissioned by the Association for Psychological Science and will be published in the February edition of its journal Other highlights from the analysis include: Online dating has become the second-most-common way for couples to meet, behind only meeting through friends.
Older adults are utilizing online dating websites in increasing numbers.
Online dating has been around for quite awhile, and predates official dating websites such as e Harmony or Match.
Chat rooms, Facebook messages, and even plain email have made such connections possible.
Adults of different ages may share motivations for companionship and affection, but dating profiles may reveal differences in adults’ goals.
Theories addressing age-related changes in motivation suggest that younger adults are likely to emphasize themselves, achievements, attractiveness, and sexuality.
Online dating has not only shed its stigma, it has surpassed all forms of matchmaking in the United States other than meeting through friends, according to a new analysis of research on the burgeoning relationship industry.
Dating through Internet is providing incredibly useful features.
The results of this study show that most young adults have a Facebook ID. One major finding is that females are searching their long term partnersthrough online dating sites, while the males are mainly interested in building casual relationships.
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Regression analyses revealed that older adults were more likely to use first-person plural pronouns (e.g., we, our) and words associated with health and positive emotions.