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Online dating timeline

Worrying that your own partnership isn’t quite up to speed according to a dating company’s study really, really isn’t worth the aggro."Twenty years from now, the idea that someone looking for love won't look for it online will be silly, akin to skipping the card catalog to instead wander the stacks because 'the right books are found only by accident'." -Wired Magazine.

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400 trains carrying an average of 50,000 passengers 6,000 cars and 180 coaches pass through the tunnel each day.Falling in love is such an intangible, indescribable and deeply personal feeling that you can now compare it with other couples’ experiences on a handy relationship milestone timeline.has documented the average time it takes us to fall in love, and the milestones that come with it, based on research involving around 2,000 people.In other words, you can take the most inexplicable, illogical phenomenon, and turn it into a comparable, measurable, definable exercise.Think military role-play in the bedroom, but expanded into every part of your relationship. Comparisons get us into dangerous places, and feeling obliged to behave a certain way or commit to something because of societal expectations will almost always end in heartbreak.The internet connects people all over the world and eventualy offers a brand new way of meeting new people and starting relationships - 'online dating' is now searched for in Google over 135,000 times a month.

Imagine meeting someone you like and exchanging numbers only to have to call them the next day. First commercially used in December 1992, a text message was easier, quicker and cheaper than a phone call.

Comparing any aspect of our lives is a quick way to feeling bad about ourselves.

If you take longer than five months to fall in love, or you’ve been together way past the getting-engaged deadline, feeling like your relationship must be doomed will no doubt become a self-fulfilling prophecy.

Now dating websites like e Harmony rely on their complex algorithms to match singles based on compatibility and affinity.

In 1991, the World Wide Web becomes publicly available.

Yes, your desire to become a parent may be getting stronger.