Analysis suggests that participants attended to small cues online, mediated the tension between impression management pressures and the desire to present an authentic sense of self through tactics such as creating a profile that reflected their "ideal self," and attempted to establish the veracity of their identity claims.
This paper is part of a doctoral thesis that addressed the question as to what type of individual we prefer in a romantic partner.
Again, here preferences were similar across the sexes, although men preferred a submissive and introverted woman and stressed the importance of physical appearance in a mate.
This is an in-depth industry market research presented in a logical and consistent format by Ibis World.
This research study aims to examine user’s experience of the online dating community, Plenty of Fish (POF).
Some of the conclusions of the study: Women put greater weight on the intelligence and the race of partner, while men respond more to physical attractiveness.
Moreover, men do not value women's intelligence or ambition when it exceeds their own...