Spark Networks and Affinitas Gmb H have entered into a definitive agreement to combine in a stock-for-stock merger.
The merger will bring together leading global brands like JDate, Christian Mingle, Elite Singles, and e Darling to cater to a broad spectrum of users with a presence in 26 countries, creating a more diverse and balanced footprint.
You can also include your education and occupation in your bio.
You can share your favourite music with potential matches via Spotify.
For example, some sites charge relatively high fees in an attempt to create an aura of exclusivity.
And some sites add other criteria, such as allowing only Ivy League graduates, plus fees to create greater selectivity.
Solid supervision is provided (to weed out the wackos), and appropriate barriers to entry are in place.
The combined company will be named Spark Networks SE and will be headquartered in Berlin, Germany, while maintaining a significant U. presence with offices in New York City and Lehi, Utah.
According to a new study by Tinder, wearing glasses in your profile photos will reduce your chances of a right swipe. Instead of having specs appeal, wearing glasses could reduce the chances of finding ‘true love’ by 12 per cent, which is a pretty substantial percentage for something we had never really considered before.
"We found evidence for a dramatic shift since the advent of the Internet in how people are meeting their spouse," said the study, led by John Cacioppo of the University of Chicago's Department of Psychology.
marriages begin with online dating, and those couples may be slightly happier than couples who meet through other means, a U. The research is based on a nationally representative survey of 19,131 people who married between 20.