Internet dating results

First, to match someone with a potential mate, these questionnaires must be answered honestly and accurately, and they aren't (more on that coming shortly).And the questions these surveys ask are really about dating, not relationships, and there's a big difference between dating someone today and being compatible for the long term.The truth is, these questions are very difficult questions to ask.So it's not the dating sites' fault for not being able to bring them up.The “Science” Behind It All Proprietary algorithms, tests and questionnaires that “promise” to match you with an ideal mate create an air of awe and confidence with a glint of the scientific.

"Through a friend or family member" came in second (27 percent), while "on an online dating site" came in third (17 percent) — hardly the "35 percent of Americans" as claimed in the earlier study.But with the advent of technology, "dating" doesn't exist anymore.In today’s technology-centric world — where everyone’s phone seems surgically attached to their hand — dating websites and apps are how modern singles find other singles.But these are questions/considerations that need to be taken into account.If online dating sites claim to help find lasting love — a "match" — questions like these are a crucial part of evaluating long-term companionship.