Average age difference between dating couples
According to the study findings, the most common place to meet a spouse is at work or at school (38 percent).
"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.
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.
But the questions feeding these algorithms are highly suspect.
It seems like everyone's looking for love online ... A few short years ago, we had to put some actual effort into dating and finding love. We connected with friends and headed out on the town/to the bar/to the game.
Here's an excerpt from an article on : "A recent study funded by [a major dating website] suggests that as many as 35 percent of Americans now meet their spouses online.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.Of course, there are online dating success stories.Everyone seems to know someone who knows someone who is getting married to their online sweetheart.