dating was a term first made popular by Eharmony.
Eharmony came about because of the frustration that was felt
by millions of online daters who would spend hours searching
through incompatible profiles. The geniuses at Eharmony
knew there had to be a better way. The brain child was to have
an in-depth questionnaire that would ask people personal
questions. Since the answers were all multiple questions, they
could match the answers as well as other variables such as
proximity, and racial preference.
people have complained that this way of doing things might
make you miss out on the perfect match if they have different
preferences than you. But what needs to be understood is that
the match is not just based on preferences such as your
favorite past times, but on more important variables such as
religious belief. Even your preference for a vacation
location, and how often you like to vacation, even as far as
if you prefer spontaneous or planned vacations is looked at.
other dating websites have since attempted to adopt the model
such as Perfect