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Perhaps my perspective here might help you when seeking your next mate on there (or not). I turned 19 and I was good with finding and meeting prospective dates on there.

You were defined by how cool your My Space layout was – animated GIFs, custom CSS and your favorite embedded You Tube video.

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.

Plus, you can still meet singles near you - our membership base stretches right across the US, and we factor in your location and preferences when matching you with potential partners.

This makes online dating ideal for those who desire true compatibility, right from the start.

Indeed, for those who’ve tried and failed to find the right man offline, internet dating can provide a great alternative.

Not only does it let you be really upfront about what is you want from a relationship, a reputable dating site can connect you with single men who want similar things.

Therefore, it might be surprising to learn that more than half of Americans are currently single.

For those seeking single men in the US, this can only be good news: there are many, many millions to choose from.

Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.