Facebook, a socialnetwork known wherefriends connect online byposting pictures, wall posts,etc.Photo by: basykes (Flickr)
"Facebook basically started as a dating site. Itsuniquely positioned to match people up.”Photo By: Richard-G (Flickr)
With over onebillionFacebookusers, it is easyfor this socialmedia site toconnectotherscompared toonline datingsites with lesssubscribers.Photo by: Nerissa’s ring (Flickr)
Photo by: epSos.de (Flickr) Photo by: Molly DG (Flickr) Two out of every five single persons in the agegroup 24 - 50 use, or have used, online datingservices.
Facebook has the most users in theage group of 25-54, the onlinedating demographic.Photo by: LArideforkids (Flickr)
Already Facebook has come outwith “Graph Search”, which canbe used as online dating where aperson can find specific qualitiesfrom a certain group of friends.Photo by: Oh Paris (Flickr)
Facebook’s approach is different from other onlinedating sites- you find people you do know.Photo by: Tobyotter (Flickr)
Photo by: JoeInQueens (Flickr)Photo by: Spree2010 (Flickr)A study from StanfordUniversity found thatabout 10% of coupleswho met online kneweach other first in someother context and re-connected through asocial network likeFacebook.
Once Graph Search was announcedfrom Facebook, IAC/InterActiveCorpstock, parent company of popular onlinedating sites like Match.com,dropped by 2%.Photo by: Ehnmark (Flickr)