Relatively small shares argue that online dating has had a mostly positive effect because it is a more efficient way of meeting people, is a better alternative to more traditional ways of meeting, helps people who have trouble meeting others or is a safer way of meeting people.
Is online dating negative?
One of the most troublesome negative aspects of online dating is the potential for stalkers and sexual predators to use it to find their next victims. Researchers estimate that 25 percent of rapists found people to assault through online dating services, according to the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse.
What are the effect of online dating?
Online dating increases indecisiveness Such relationships will not be satisfactory. This increases indecisiveness which can extend to other areas of your life. Indecisiveness indirectly creates anxiety because you will be anxious to meet another person who will be more compatible than the person you are chatting with.