Women are especially likely to enlist a friend in helping them craft the perfect profile—30% of female online daters have done this, compared with 16% of men.
5% of Americans who are in a marriage or committed relationship say they met their significant other online.
One-in-five online daters have asked someone else to help them with their profile.One factor behind the substantial growth among younger adults is their use of mobile dating apps.About one-in-five 18- to 24-year olds (22%) now report using mobile dating apps; in 2013, only 5% reported doing so. You have to be a member of the distillery to join but membership is free! [8 p.m.] All My Single Friends is described as part comedy show and part live dating app taking place at the Copper Still. APA Los Angeles Presents: National Leadership Meet & Greet Thursday, March 29 6-9 PM Venue TBD The Los Angeles section is fortunate that a number of our local planning colleagues are serving in key leadership positions at the national level, including... Are you curious what the new exam format is all about? For the second year in a row, the Trump Administration sent a budget proposal to Congress that would completely devastate core planning programs.The festival will feature stimulating arts events incorporating cinema, music, mobile artworks, a concert of motorcycles, dance and more. [8 p.m.] Lucha Va VOOM, everyone’s favorite collision of Mexican masked wrestling, burlesque and comedy returns for Valentine’s Day with a two-night spectacle at Downtown Los Angeles’ Mayan Theater February 14-15. Now in its 26th year, the 12-day festival will showcase over 100 new films and the talented artists who created them. This Thursday the event continues at LACE in Hollywood. [ p.m.] Laemmle No Ho 7 and Eat|See|Hear return with Throwback Thursdays with a special theme titled “Highly Curated” a series of films with a 420 theme. DEAL OF THE DAY: tix to a Comedy Store Headliner Show Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L. One-third of people who have used online dating have never actually gone on a date with someone they met on these sites.If you haven’t found quite what you’re looking for on an online dating site, you aren’t alone.Here are five facts about online dating: Online dating has lost much of its stigma, and a majority of Americans now say online dating is a good way to meet people.When we first studied online dating habits in 2005, most Americans had little exposure to online dating or to the people who used it, and they tended to view it as a subpar way of meeting people.