Since the sites launched, the two biggest dating sites -- and e Harmony -- boast a combined 151 million users.And newer, niche sites are allowing people to weed through those numbers to find exactly what they're seeking.Helen Fisher, a biological anthropologist, said, "Psychologists really know that we tend to gravitate to people who are from the same socioeconomic background, same level of intelligence, same level of good looks, same religious and social values and somebody with the lifestyle that you're used to." Kliebenstein said, "When you're marrying someone that farms, you're marrying their career, not just the person." After dating for two years, Kleibenstein and Welper got engaged, and then married. Miller added that Farmers now has one million users -- more than the founders ever imagined possible. from Brooklyn, NY for suggesting this week’s topic: Online dating, once a fringe and stigmatized activity, is now over a $2 billion industry.
On a professional note, I'm so excited that I have some more sites to recommend to those who are looking for love in all of the right places.
Fewer of these international daters are looking for marriage. Nor are they looking to start a family; necessarily, only about 19% fall into this category.