According to a new study published last week in the journal Science Advances, users of online dating sites spend most of their time trying to contact people out of their league. After a month of observing, they found most online daters tend to message people exactly 25 percent more desirable than they are. But single people are reasonable, too: They also pursue those who are in their league, desirability-wise, though users rarely date down. The researchers focused on four big metropolitan areas for the study: New York, Boston, Chicago and Seattle.
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American dating is quite competitive which is the main problem for many men and women in the country who are trying to find partners in the country. The problem is that the living standards, as well as expectations in America, are quite high compared to many other states of the world. USA singles are expected to be financially independent, confident, reliable, and compassionate. Traditions of dating are chaotic, to say the least. Due to the cultural diversity of the country, there are lots of people of all ethnicities who are used to different stereotypes and customs. This often creates a stressful environment that encourages online dating and making friends online.
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Everyone wants to find the perfect match. However, we can all agree that this is not very simple. People spend years until they find the person who will complete their life. Fortunately, now there are dating sites.
Technological progress brings a profound positive change in the way our global neighborhood operates. Still, it deprives us of face-to-face communication with other people. Online dating has become the only solution for millions of singles.