We are both accomplished artists, so the photos of our work were very important." *— Kathlene *"After we met on Match.com, I met my now-husband for coffee at Starbucks.We talked for hours and have never been apart since then.As an aficionado of online dating, and founder of Marry Me Already.com, a dating site targeted strictly at people looking for serious relationships and marriage, I am often asked how online daters can distinguish between people looking for that special someone and those who are just in it for a night of fun. Online dating can really work, with as many as one in six marriages today between people who met online.The trick is in sifting out the diamonds from the ruffians! Online dating has ballooned into a billion-dollar industry and the Internet "may be altering the dynamics and outcome of marriage itself," said the study by U. researchers in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
The difference remained statistically significant even after controlling for variables like year of marriage, sex, age, education, ethnicity, household income, religion and employment status.My husband later told me he had refined his search because he wanted to date an artist this time.He posted samples of his sculptures on his profile.If you want to get married, these sites, they say, are the ones to use.e Harmony"e Harmony was good because it forces dialogue prior to a meeting and actually does 'match' you according to some stated preferences and what you have in common. I am happier than I have ever been in my life." Match.com"I had given up on finding someone organically.But allows you a more refined search, and the percentage of a match they show you is fairly accurate too.
However, with up to 50 percent of all marriages ending in divorce, that's not exactly the case anymore—and online dating platforms are well aware of this fact.