As we grow up, we are never told where the best places are to meet singles if we want a stable relationship. We see in the movies and on television that people tend to have luck meeting in bars or night clubs, but these chance encounters are few and far between, and even then there’s no guarantee that you’re going to meet someone you want to spend a lot of time with. So, we experiment with different ways and places to meet folks with varying results. Now that the internet is such an integral fixture in our lives, it’s only natural that people are joining online dating sites in favor of traditional (and sometimes questionable) methods of dating.
Many people believe that the relationships they cultivate online are more substantial because you can get to know someone better online than you do in person. Why? It’s simple—people feel more confident when they dowaiting n’t face to face with others. They have more time to think of something witty to say and the fear of rejection isn’t nearly as palpable as if they were approaching someone on the fly in the bar. For these reasons alone, it’s no wonder that more relationships start online than in previous years. The only question you should be asking yourself, now, is when are you going to join the rest of the world and log on?