We presented 367 single Dutch Internet users between 18 and 60 years old with an online questionnaire.
Along with key review factors, this compensation may impact how and where sites appear on the page (including, for example, the order in which they appear).
Dating does not include listings for all dating sites.
Although online dating has become an important strategy in finding a romantic partner, academic research into the antecedents of online dating is still scarce.
The aim of this study was to investigate (a) the demographic predictors of online dating and (b) the validity of two opposite hypotheses that explain users' tendency to use the Internet for online dating: the social compensation and the rich-get-richer hypotheses.
Our real-world personalities become more and more reflected online: Online dating seems to be an activity particularly of individuals who are low in dating anxiety.
These individuals seem to use the Internet as just another venue to find a partner.
He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1997 with a BSE in Materials Science Engineering.
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By now, the Internet is so widely used that the online population increasingly resembles the offline population.