Dating site for sex
Also, people almost universally pick public places for their initial online dates: coffee shops, restaurants and the like.It’s very deliberate — after all, you’re looking for a partner through an interface — and that creates a safer environment. This premise is so well-worn that sites like Tinder, Hinge and Coffee Meets Bagel offer little information about users beyond a collection of pictures and a two-line profile.
Ok Cupid creates something like 30,000 first dates every day, and complaints about dangerous meetings are extremely rare.
Additionally, dating sites have taken steps to respond to concerns.
Match.com, for example, now checks its users against the National Sex Offender Registry and deletes the profiles of anyone found on the list.
Some commentators credit it with helping singles feel more secure and confident, while others blame it for “ruining romance,” “killing commitment” and contributing to the rise of the hook-up culture. While women generally prefer men around their own age, men are most attracted to 20-year-olds, period.
As the head of Ok Cupid, I worked diligently to untangle many of the misconceptions about finding love on the Internet. That’s why the Daily Mail calls straight women over 45 the “plankton generation” — at the bottom of the romantic food chain.