Growth rate of online dating

After taking off on college campuses, Tinder now boasts 26 million matches a day, and its leaders have invested heavily in maintaining its reputation as a hook-up haven for young people.The “Revenue” box shows the forecasted revenue development of the selected market (market segment, region) in million US dollars for each year.” Both companies are dominant forces in America’s .2 billion online-dating industry, which in the last few years has quickly become a bedrock of the American love life.One in 10 adults now average more than an hour every day on a dating site or app, Nielsen data show.

Digital technology and smartphones in particular have transformed many aspects of our society, including how people seek out and establish romantic relationships.Erode one person or groups rights and all of our rights can be removed. When it comes to finding love, "there's a lid for every pot," as the saying goes.And by 2018, more than 80 percent of the population will own a smartphone up from 46 percent in 2012, according to IBISWorld.Tinder, America’s fast-growing online-dating juggernaut, last week unveiled its first big branding partnership aimed at its core audience of millennial fling-seekers: a neon-drenched video-ad campaign hyping Bud Light’s mega-keg party, “Whatever, USA.” Meanwhile, over at Tinder’s less-youthful rival e Harmony, a recent ad saw its 80-year-old founder counseling a single woman besieged by bridesmaid’s invitations to take some time (and, of course, the site’s 200-question compatibility quiz) to find that special someone: “Beth, do you want fast or forever?