POLL: Internet Dating: Good or Bad Thing?
Those who use online dating sites or apps are also more optimistic about their chances than those who haven't used them. A majority (62 percent) of people. Attitudes toward online dating grow more positive. 11% of American adults have used an online dating site or a mobile dating app. Fact TankFebruary 18,
More Than Half Concede That The Internet Yields Dates Though the people dating online may be "desperate" to some, 59 percent of survey respondents think that online dating is "a good way to meet people. Inonly 44 percent thought online dating was a good way to find someone, so this view has changed more than the "desperate" thing in the past 11 years — but still not that much. A whopping 41 percent still think online dating is a bad idea.
Though I don't have much personal experience with it, I know a couple of couples who met online and are super happy together, so it would be hard for me to agree.