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This research study aims to examine user’s experience of the online dating community, Plenty of Fish (POF).
Online dating communities are a growing industry tailored specifically to users who are looking for a romantic partner, connection, or encounter.
The researchers of this study described a recommender system they implemented and performed a quantitative comparison of two collaborative filtering (CF) and two global algorithms.Results showed that collaborative filtering recommenders significantly outperform global algorithms used by dating sites.Even users prefered CF based recommendations to global popularity recommendations.We have gathered a list of top notch online dating articles as well as studies published by well-known universities and scientists on this page.Some of the articles and studies are based on australian data/users and some on data from around the globe.
We have classified the articles in different categories according to their topic, i.e.
research on use of dating sites, psychology research, impact on relationships...
If you come across any other online dating article or study not listed here, please let us know so we can add them to our list.
[email protected] published this interesting infographic about the science & art of finding love online, and tries to answer the question: does online dating really make it easier to meet that one-and-only soulmate?
Click on the image to view the full infographic (and then again on the graphic to enlarge).
Demand for online dating services is on the rise, specially niche dating networks, and a new wave of mobile applications will bring online dating to even more people.