Back at that time, online dating is a fresh new idea. During the time it was launched, not all people have their own computers or internet connection. Today, a lot of things has changed. These days, online dating is not just mainstream– it is a must!
There are actually a lot of reasons why online dating has become popular. Today, majority of people from various ages, gender, life status, religions and races have chosen online dating as the number one tool in meeting people and finding the partners they wish to spend with for the rest of their lives.
There are three good reasons why most women choose online dating over any other forms of online dating.
For one, online dating allows women to be anonymous. After all, you will not be required to provide your real name, home address, email address, contact information or work address to any user in the website. You may do this but it is entirely up to you. This is why it is best to do this only if you already feel safe and comfortable with the person you are talking to. Posting a picture is also not a requirement but having a picture in your profile may increase your chance of meeting people. It is okay for you to go to one profile to the other while maintaining anonymity.
Second, online dating provides more choices than real dating can give you. Before internet came into the picture, your choice of the people that you talk to and socialize with are limited only to those who you can meet at work, at the bars and in your school. This is no longer the case since the internet allows you to meet people from all parts of the world.
Last but definitely not the least, you are safe with online dating services. No site will give your information to another user. You, alone, can decide who will get to know about your information and when they can know about it.