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Part of why online dating has become so acceptable in today’s culture is how easy it is to connect with other people.
We also accept it more because its similar to a lot of other technologies and social networking sites we use on a daily basis.
“I typically recommend Match because I’ve found it gives you better quality,” says Jodi Manfredi, who writes online dating profiles professionally.
“I’ve always assumed that putting anything behind a pay wall makes it more attractive and weeds out the casual users and trolls,” agrees Joseph Lynn, a Chicago man who used e Harmony and Match as well as a few free sites.