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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.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.I couldn’t even talk to girls without having panic attacks. When I turned 20, I started seeing a psychologist and those sessions really helped me.Anxiety and panic attacks were gone, more or less, but I still had zero game when it came to dating.Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.Today, 12% of 55- to 64-year-olds report ever using an online dating site or mobile dating app versus only 6% in 2013.
Some 22% of online daters have asked someone to help them create or review their profile.The fact that it was on a dating site didn’t matter much to me at all. This new-found confidence started to show in other aspects of my life.I started talking to girls in real life without being nervous and I simply couldn’t believe it.I thought about it for a while and since I had absolutely nothing to lose, I followed his advice.One night, after I came home from college, I visited some local dating sites and created profiles on a few of them. The fact that I didn’t have to talk to girls in person filled me with a strong sense of confidence I had never felt before in my life. A couple of days later I was chatting with a few girls simultaneously, and that was the first time something like that had happened in my entire life.