By 2009, that number had grown to around 20 per cent for heterosexual couples, and 60 per cent for same-sex matches.
An estimated 30 to 40 million North Americans now use online dating sites.
2) Women, on the other hand, rate 80% of men as below average.
Let me repeat: It’s women, not men, who have unrealistic standards for the “average” member of the opposite sex.
In the early ’90s, just one per cent of new relationships began online.“I think people are skeptical about joining dating things.” A decade later, a somewhat savvier Zuckerberg has had a change of heart.Last week, Facebook unveiled “Graph Search,” a new search engine that will allow users to comb through data from their existing online networks.“From experience, I had found there to be no chemistry online from a photograph or profile.” Dianne continued: "I believe that you can only know how you feel about somebody when you meet up face-to-face.“So, with this in mind, I created a wearable icon that enables people to identify and connect with each other."It's a simple concept, but I just wanted to open up possibilities to let natural chemistry flow in real life."The Singlepin, which launched earlier this year, is designed to ‘look like a heart but with a contemporary twist’.