It has long been seen as a less romantic way of meeting Mr Right.
But finding love over the internet is a good way of meeting a marriage partner, research has showed.
If you had her number, you could gather yourguts and phone her on her family’s telephone line, but you’d have to get through her father (or mother) just to talk to her.It is a meeting place which is reserved for people who, because of their attractive appearance and personal qualities, stand out from the majority.” In essence, it is a social networking site where new members are accepted or given the boot by existing members based on the scores assigned to the online photos they submit.The site recommends the photos ooze sexiness without being pornographic.Due to the rise of STDs, contraceptive use and medical testing has become increasingly important as well.An interesting question concerns the issue of chivalry: the custom from in the Middle Ages of treating women with honor by opening doors for them (commonly expressed by the “ladies first” mentality). That may be true, but the question remains: who killed it — men or women?
Recent research shows that it is an excellent way of meeting people, but it is still considered a 'taboo' by many.