Stalking still improving Says Pew
The main takeaways are that people are more increasingly turning to online dating services to help them find a partner, But that it still not a totally accepted form of online dating.
oh yea, And more artists are using Google and Facebook to keep tabs on their exes but you probably already knew that. Stalker.
in Pew research, 11% of Americans have personally used an online dating service. While that only represents just over a tenth of people, It also represents a surge from 2008, When only 3% of residents said they had used such a site.
And among these online daters, Actual dates and even long term and family relationships are becoming the norm. 66% said that they have gone on a real life date with someone they met online, And 23% said that online dating has led to a serious relationship or marriage. As you will probably have, online dating is most common among the younger demographic.
It not just instances of online dating service use that are on the rise, But the public general opinion on the practice is also trending intensifying. Pew reports that 59% of those surveyed agree with the statement dating is a great way to meet people, Up 15% of 2005. Only 21% of those surveyed still held the view that using an uniform dating service was a sign of desperation.
Pew study also revealed that dating isn the only relationship oriented activity that people are increasingly online for. The internet also comes in handy when the relationship goes south.
Almost a quarter of people in the us now Google their exes (Still much less than how many Google each other), And nearly one third check out them via Facebook, Twitter or other sorts of social network. When you concentrate on those aged 18 to 29, Those numbers increase exceedingly:
29% of internet users with recent dating experience have gone online to search for concerning someone they were currently dating or about to meet for a first date. That is more than double the 13% of such online surfers who did so when we last asked about this behavior in 2005.
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