For some, the prospect of filtering through dating profiles can seem just a touch too impersonal, while others simply cringe at the prospect of having to encapsulate all aspects of their personality in three paragraphs and 12 eye-catching keywords.
(More than half of all Irish POF users seem to begin their profile with the phrase ‘Don’t really know what to write here…’ while almost all seem to run out of hobbies once they’ve worked through the list of ‘socialising, music, cinema…’).
One such story from this year pinpointed 5 January as the most popular day of the year for internet dating.
The dating site generally sees a 25 to 30 per cent boost in traffic between Christmas and 14 February, and their survey even went as far as to pick 8.57pm on 5 Jan as the most likely time to find love online.
Casual users are allowed scroll through several pages of profile before being told they must sign up to continue using the site.
Online, the old reliable Plenty of Fish remains ever-popular in the Irish dating world.op termijn ook op youtube met instructie filmpjes en hopelijk in 2017 met een eigen podcast.Op heel wat plaatsen, maar in hoofdzaak staat alle informatie op deze blog en kan je aankondigen en extra info op onze andere sociale media lezen. Via onze nieuws brief krijg je regelmatig updates over nieuwe posts.Pretty much the digital equivalent of ‘hot or not’ — the app finds people nearby who are also on Tinder, and connects them only if both parties swipe the screen to indicate they’re into the other.The app now sees some 350 million swipes a day worldwide, with Ireland having one of the highest adoption rates.Get owner Hugh Redmond told that January was always a bumper month.