After all, we all know people IRL who spend countless hours swiping right or left on said fill-in-the-blank dating app.Perhaps people just aren’t copping to doing online or mobile dating?In the 25-34 age range, the stats stayed the same: 22 percent both in 20, and among 35-44-year-olds, online and mobile daters went up to 21 percent vs. In general, 15 percent of American adults admit to using online and mobile sites, the survey found, which was done with 2,001 adults from June 10-July 12, 2015.
Where people once cast their nets far and wide looking for romance, dating apps have scooped up and hand-delivered romantic connections for everyone’s convenience.
The convenience of online dating paired with the universal pursuit of love has made dating websites and apps extremely popular platforms with large user bases and plenty of marketing opportunities.
That’s the most interesting result from a Pew Research Center survey released Thursday on Americans’ online-dating habits.
Conducted early last summer, the poll found that use of the services has grown modestly since 2013.
But a new poll finds that an extraordinary technological change has taken place over the past three years.
Just two years ago, American adults ages 18 to 24 used online-dating sites and apps at an average rate for all American adults—about 10 percent. College-aged and post-college-aged Americans are now the most likely demographic to turn to the technology.On dating sites, at least 10% of new accounts are from scammers, says Marketdata Enterprise, Inc. Let me repeat that: of rapists used online dating sites to find their victims.7.Dinner for Six, a matchmaking service in Denver, Colorado says that 51% percent of online dating singles are already in a relationship, yet are putting themselves out there as being single.8.Valentine’s Day seems like the perfect day to discuss online and phone app dating—and how the popularity of dating sites and mobile apps is up (surprise, surprise), according to a new Pew Research Center study. I guess with the advent of so many phone apps—Tinder, Hinge, Bumble, The League, should I go on?It’s up the most in the 18-24 age bracket, where it almost tripled (! In addition, 22 percent of this age group said they use mobile dating apps vs. —this makes sense, though I’m surprised the percentages aren’t even higher.Online dating businesses serve the public when they are looking for new relationships, romance, love and the possibility of a new and lasting partnership.