Recently, Erika — who is also a dating expert for JDate, the author of “Love at First Site” and a syndicated columnist on dating — wrote an article about the ageism she sees among her online dating clients.
What she wrote piqued our interest, so we checked in with her by phone to learn more.
That’s just the reality.”To get any response at all, black women have to reach out roughly 1.5 times the amount of any other group — and they are still the group that’s the least responded to.
Most daters on mainstream sites like OKCupid, Tinder and are white.
And the statistics say that most of those white men are looking to date someone who “share their racial background.” That means that, for the most part, black women’s profiles are passed by.
Tech Insider recently covered a study on dealbreakers, and it contained some bad news for guys who think their rock-hard abs are encouraging people to swipe right on their dating profile.
It turns out women actually might prefer men who they view as "not athletic" over men they think are "too athletic" when it comes to picking a mate.