Dating younger people


The first prominent online dating site was Match.com, which launched in 1995.



Is online dating making the world better and dating more effective, or is something important being lost or sacrificed as a result?The share of 18- to 24-year-olds who use online dating has roughly tripled from 10% in 2013 to 27% today.Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.And for people who have no interest in serious dating and just want to find people to hook up with?

Online is a much better way to accomplish that too.

from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a $2 billion industry.