For example, the coming of smartphones has made it easy for users to take and upload multiple photos of themselves, simplifying the assessment of possible matches without wasting time.
Features such as live text chat, live video chat, etc., further reduce the time it takes to have a solid impression of a person.
For the first few years of online dating and chat rooms, the main focus was merely on the ability of single people to search out other singles.
Part of the reason online dating has become so accepted and popular is that people have taken huge chunks of their lives online.
Today, people can learn, have fun, work, shop, and communicate with each other all online.
This increase in the time spent online has naturally been extended to cover dating as well.
Visual appeal is an important factor in human attraction whether off or online.
They should highlight the best attributes of a person character without being artificial.