First, was the women became less trusting, less open and much more selective in who they even talk to.
Second, the number of dudes in shirtless photos and less engaging profiles shot way up.
Perhaps my perspective here might help you when seeking your next mate on there (or not). I turned 19 and I was good with finding and meeting prospective dates on there.
To my surprise, we both have felt frustration in online dating, specifically with these dating sites.
I have seen the quality degrade over the years and the only people to blame are ourselves. There hasn’t been a better time to join a dating site, share your interests, provide inputs about your views and find people with the right amount of balance in similar perspectives and differences. However, the majority of people using these sites do not use these features, so the accuracy of the data is weaker.
After the fall of My Space, I eventually created my Ok Cupid account.
I really got into the quizzes that members could take. Ok Cupid prides themselves on the ability to match people based on responses to their surveys.
The scenario: “I recently received a message that said, ‘Damn you’re a pretty white girl, you into muscular black men?