So, to make it a little less overwhelming, we’ve trawled the Internet for you and sought the advice of online dating expert Sloan Sheridan-Williams to find the 12 best online dating sites making the rounds. They’ve even patented The e Harmony Compatibility Matching System. They’ve taken 35 years of research to come up with a Relationship Questionnaire and pride themselves on matching users with people who are actually compatible with them. e Harmony takes the hard work out of trolling through 100s of photos and delivers compatible dates directly to your inbox.This site provides quality over quantity and is great for those looking for a long term relationship.That was in mid-November, a historically slow time for Internet dating.
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has seen an even larger spike; its memberships were 22% higher in December than they were in the same period last year.
Even more interesting, both e Harmony and reported especially high traffic on days when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted."We had our third busiest weekend of the year following the five-year low in the stock market," said Mandy Ginsberg, general manager of North America.
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Anna Harrison Anna Harrison is an international education specialist by day and a travel consultant by night.
But despite -- or perhaps because of -- such relentlessly bad news, there's an up side -- for daters, at least.
Craigslist personals postings and e registrations have each seen 20% increases in 2008.
What about the people who don’t even read your profile and just comment on your photos? Call me.” And what about the Cut-and-Paste-dater, the one who sends the same email to 100 people, hoping a few will respond? Yep, a lot of creeps and people who never grew up are dating online. As annoying as those people can be, they don’t represent the entire population.