What do Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, US investment guru Warren Buffett, Google co-founder Sergey Brin and Huffington Post co-founder Arianna Huffington have in common?Apart from being famous entrepreneurs and ridiculously wealthy, they're also currently (or were once) married to a spouse of a different race.Only 9% of women report finding a relationship at a bar or club, and only 2% of men has made a relationship through that scenario. Online dating statistics show that 20% of those in current, committed relationships began online and 7% of marriages in 2015 were between couples that met on a dating website.If you meet someone online, chances are you'll break up online.So please don’t quit online dating because of a few rotten tomatoes.For every wrong person, there are man wonderful men and women online.One-in-five online daters have asked someone else to help write or review their profile.
If you're worried joining an online dating site sends a message that you're just looking for sex, it doesn't.
But, at 26, women have more online pursuers than men whereas, at 48, men have twice as many online pursuers as women.
Here's what they're lying about: 20% of women surveyed by global research agency Opinionmatters admitted to using an older photo from when they were younger and thinner.
You're scrolling through your Facebook and Instagram feed and what do you see?
Photo after photo of your friend's new boyfriend, your sister's kids and engagement statuses from those high school sweethearts you grew up with.