We all have that coworker, sister-in-law or neighbor that found her fairy tale ending on an online date-to-love site like or e Harmony.We use social media for everything else, so it’s no surprise that nearly 20% of us have now tried online dating.But recently, in the past three decades, dating has become more of a process; during this process daters weed out people who they feel arent marriage potential even if the discarded numbers are large.Even more recently, the combination of these generational changes resulted in one type of service that caters to all types of daters, the Internet dating service. Match.com) was created in 1995 and, as of 2002, has had 26.6 million people registered (Rosa, par. The services were initially very simple and only matched people based on profiles of likes and dislikes but now many dating services have evolved, having specific requirements for memberships.
It can be a form of courtship that consists of social activities done by the couple.
Dating has changed drastically since its inception.
It once consisted of first date proposals and fathers making deals with other fathers about whom their daughters will marry.
Pew Internet & American Life Project, Online Dating and Relationships, 2013.
Millions of people are "e-dating" in the hopes of finding that perfect someone.