Online Dating Attractive to Young Adults
Sep03

Online Dating Attractive to Young Adults

Fox29 out of Philadelphia recently aired a great segment on how young adults are finding online dating to be an attractive option. The four-minute news feature tries to break down why the popularity of online dating has now penetrated a younger crowd. “It used to be that online dating was something for adults only,” starts the report. “Now students, college aged, sometimes even younger are headed to the Web. But why...

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Online Dating Gaining Popularity in South Africa
Feb10

Online Dating Gaining Popularity in South Africa

Online dating is growing in popularity in South Africa. In this ENCA report, anchor Narissa Subramoney explores the appeal and dangers of online dating in South Africa. South Africa Online Dating [pbp_pinit mediaurl=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=li8L7OAP0xo” mediatype=”youtube” count=”horizontal”] [pbp_pintfollow username=”onlinedating” button=”follow”] Transcript of South...

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Online Dating France – A France24 Report
Feb21

Online Dating France – A France24 Report

This special news segment is from France24, a news media network offering a French perspective on world events. In this segment, they tackle the topic of online dating. The report, while informative, seems to lack focus. It jumps around topics like a kangaroo on caffeine. Luckily it’s still enjoyable to watch. Two insights from the report include: 1) Dating online is not shopping on Amazon. It’s work. You don’t just click and order a...

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It’s Just Lunch News Story

(May 20, 2009) This is a news story that takes a closer look at dating via mixed offline and online mediums. Specifically, the news story looks at dating service It’s Just Lunch. It’s Just Lunch is a matchmaking service that people pay thousands of dollars to in order to be set up on dates. An interesting stat mentioned in the news story is that it takes a guy only 15 minutes to determine if he wants to go on a second...

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Online Dating – Read the Terms of Service

Some of the companies that receive the most complaints from the Better Business Bureau are online dating services. The main reason is for the automated billing practices. But the dating services are usually always cleared in such cases because the practices are outlined in the Terms of Service that you agree to before signing up. That small print that virtually no one ever reads can contain some vital information that may cause you to...

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Match.com to Start Sex Offender Screening in 2 Months

Online Dating Service Match.com has been in the news quite a bit since a lawsuit was filed by the company by a woman who claimed she was sexually assaulted by someone she met on Match.com.  At first the woman was only known as “Jane Doe” but she later came forward and identified herself as Carole Markin who, ironically, is the author of two dating books from the late 1990’s (Bad Dates and More Bad Dates). Markin...

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