The advantages of this are real, and sadly, so are the disadvantages which some may argue are more than the advantages.
One of the problems which seem to have become popular with the increase in online dating is ‘ghosting.’Ghosting, according to Urban Dictionary means Even in relationships that were not begun online, people have pulled disappearing acts on their partners for reasons best known to them, leaving those partners wondering what they did wrong, why they were dumped without the slightest notice, and of course without closure.
Men like dating a feminist: 59% of single men think that feminism “has changed the dating rules for the better,” saying that dating is now safer (55%), more enjoyable (54%), and easier (49%).
While single women feel that the rise of gender equality “has made me pickier about potential dates (63%),” and “makes me feel more empowered in my dating life (57%).” Women don’t use their dating power.
Moreover, men are 97% more likely to feel addicted to dating than women -- although women feel more burned out by the process (54%). Online dating has continued to increase in popularity, offering a new way to find romantic partners.