Without online dating, I’d probably still be the lonely, fearful, guy — condemned to repeat the mistakes of the past — that I was before creating my profile (plus broke from all the “talk therapy” that online dating made unnecessary).Turning chance dating encounters into a wide choice of dating experiences is the big change wrought by Internet dating, allowing vast experimentation and enabling all the learning that comes with it.
Fearing repeating the big mistake that was my long marriage, I also found myself projecting my ex’s less-desirable traits on women whether or not they had them.
Celebrity matchmaking and executive matchmaking offer a discreet way to meet compatible people.
Matchmaking can also offer these benefits: If you’re looking to meet Mr. Right and simply don’t feel comfortable posting a profile online, matchmaking may be for you.
By almost any measure, Internet dating is ubiquitous. Per an op-ed piece in The New York Times, over one-third of couples who married in the last few years met online.
And then there’s the anecdotal evidence: just about everyone knows a couple who met on or its equivalent.