There are many reasons why people decide to engage in online dating. Maybe you're too busy to go out on the weekends, maybe you like to learn something about someone before you even talk to them, or maybe you've tried everything else and feel like this is the best option for you. Whatever the reason, the online dating scene has become an extremely popular way to meet new people.
Jeremy Dean, the author of PsycBlog, recently wrote this interesting article about a study conducted which identified a few common motivations that people have when dating online. The moral of the story: "be aware that not everyone's motivations are as pure (or as debased) as your own."
If you liked that article, check out this other article (which is hilarious) about how NOT to approach someone when dating online.
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