Compared with eight years ago, online daters in 2013 are more likely to actually go out on dates with the people they meet on these sites.
Some 66% of online daters have gone on a date with someone they met through an online dating site or app, up from 43% of online daters who had done so when we first asked this question in 2005.
The only therapy or rather treatment I believe I’d have to have after online shopping is probably vision treatment. Alright, they say online shopping comes free, right up to your doorstep, but does it? Most online shopping websites are picture heavy, and you know what that means?
Where have the good old days of retail therapy disappeared? Alright, Online shopping might not be all cons and no pros but neither vice versa. I have all the time too, but I bet you’ll rest your arguments or at least not raise them on parameters I enlist as cons. So, say bye to the major disadvantages of online shopping and return to the good old shopping mall days or the ‘I am at the market place days’ you won’t quite miss the shopping bit I bet.
Now those are sure to be much more than what will cover your travelling costs. Alright so luck just went that right that you stumbled across a product on an e-commerce site that had made you make numerous trips to the mall but to no fruitful use? You might as well order it online, even if it’s a brand you don’t get in your city, or country. You’ll get that product alright but you might end up paying more for the shipping than the product is worth. You end up not enjoying your product as much for that pricking conscience for the shipping cost remains.
Or maybe you’re in a mood to make your service provider richer. Trust me, I hardly ever use my Michael Kors Tote Bag which was ordered online for the shipping and custom costs I paid made the bag worth a Louis Vuitton.
Oh yes you needn’t be a genius to read that, it ain’t no rocket science.
I am well aware of the fact that a majority of products we but today are branded products with fixed prices and almost no bargains but then that quest for something extra never dies, and if you’re regular to the store you often end up reaping not just membership and loyality benefits but those due on staff favouritism too. So technology might have made it almost possible for man to intervene in the solar orbit (I hope I am not making up my own astronomy but it’s sad how touching the screen would never be the same as touching the real product per se.
And 38% of Americans who are single and actively looking for a partner have used online dating at one point or another.
We refer to these individuals throughout this report as “online daters,” and we define them in the following way: Taken together, 11% of all American adults have done one or both of these activities and are classified as “online daters.” In terms of demographics, online dating is most common among Americans in their mid-20’s through mid-40’s.
Some 22% of 25-34 year olds and 17% of 35-44 year olds are online daters.
One of the top reasons people avoid being vegetarian is because they are worried they won't get enough protein.
Luckily, this concern is not as big of a deal as people make it out to be and is more perceived than real.