Online dating effects on society
We not only have a wealth of information on pretty much everyone only a click away but how and where we meet future partners is changing.Before the influx of online dating, meeting partners was pretty much resigned to work, through friends or out on a Saturday night.But, as Vanity Fair demonstrates, apps like Tinder have brought us to a new low. All of this endless swiping is producing men and women who have an infinite choices of sexual partners with no strings attached.From college campuses in Indiana to bars in New York City, men and women are using technology to find available partners in the vicinity, for one thing only: sex. This can’t go on long before it has a serious effect on how you view members of the opposite sex.What’s doubly depressing is that has affected the poor more than the rich.For college graduates, the rates of marriage have been almost unchanged.I was watching this video in which a cross section of people, were asked to use Tinder to find people they would go on a date with.
Conservatives have bemoaned the hook-up culture that exists on college campuses and the after-college bar scene for years now.
“They want to jump right in and enjoy them.” If you’re targeting younger generations, Steinberg believes there is quite a bit an outside company can learn from the online dating scene–not to mention potential partnership opportunities for customized services or ads and specialized promotions.