Online dating trends market size growth
Such companies offer a wide variety of unmoderated matchmaking services, most of which are profile-based.Online dating services allow users to become "members" by creating a profile and uploading personal information including (but not limited to) age, gender, sexual orientation, location, and appearance.“The abuse that is directed principally towards women on online dating websites and apps, along with issues of safety, has received increased publicity over the last few years.Dating sites/apps need to explore more ways to combat these issues to avoid them causing significant damage to the industry.” Rebecca Mc Grath, Research Analyst The report answers the following questions: The online dating market has continued to experience strong growth over the last five years.
But the user growth is with Tinder, the free and wildly popular mobile dating app, known for having members swipe left or right, depending on their interest.
With much of the earlier stigma surrounding online dating gone, the principle challenges are around ensuring the experience offered is fulfilling for users.
This report assesses the current status of the online dating industry in the UK, including the value of the market and trends and other factors likely to impact growth during the next five years.
Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.
Today, 12% of 55- to 64-year-olds report ever using an online dating site or mobile dating app versus only 6% in 2013.
Internet dating is undeniably popular, with 41 million Americans visiting a service every month.