Plus, in small cities it feels like everyone knows each other and word of mouth spreads fast. What effect does the Internet and social media have on dating that wasn't present before? Perhaps because I live in a big city so lots of choice.I know the last time I was single cell phones were still a pretty new thing, no such thing as Internet dating, and no one ever heard of Facebook. Is it harder now to date in the modern Internet age? But I found it fun to sit back in my chair at home and pick and choose who I would venture out of the house to meet up with.I know the last time I was single cell phones were still a pretty new thing, no such thing as Internet dating, and no one ever heard of Facebook. Is it harder now to date in the modern Internet age? On line dating is very much an extension of Face Book.Self selected glamour shots (from years ago) coupled with self aggrandizing profiles all existing in a vacuum of back ground context.
People who want to "date" exclusively, but only online.
When I refer to online dating I am talking about POF and Tinder.
When it's not about that, it's simply a numbers game. The good thing is that you can meet people/dates outside your social circle.
My friend says, Yea, Yea, they want to be an astronaut, but then you realize its all bullsh! Some People tend to make themselves bigger then they really are.. I basically look at the Internet options for dating as the difference between your local hardware store and Lowes.
Local hardware is olds school but very limited, whereas Lowes has so many choices you often find people wandering around not really knowing what they really want.