The college-educated and those in their mid-twenties through mid-forties are especially likely to use online dating sites.

I have a friend who recently cut a guy out completely because he'd do things like text her something positive and bubbly at 9 a.m., mention how bated his breath was at the prospect of seeing her soon, but then balk when she'd try to nail down a date.

If you're dealing with a text-happy commitmentphobe, now is the time to edge them out. I often take a few hours to write back; sometimes I've been known to take days.

If we examine only those Americans who are most inclined to online dating—that is, the 7% of the public that is both single and actively looking for a partner—some 38% of these individuals have used online dating sites or dating apps.

Looking separately at the two distinct elements that make up definition of an online dater, some 11% of internet users say that they have used an online dating site.

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