of screening and privacy she was looking for the lawsuit states. Beeks, Karen; Amir, Delila (2006). A b c d e Smith, Aaron. 28 In addition, men tend to message the most attractive women regardless of their own attractiveness. Citation needed Most free dating websites depend on advertising revenue, using tools such as Google AdSense and affiliate marketing. "Ashley Madison adultery website sued by former employee". "SuccessfulMatch dating site has to pay after sharing users' STI statuses". 6, the 2016 Pew Research Center's survey reveals that the usage of online dating sites by American adults increased from 9 in 2013, to 12 in 2015. "Major Dating Service Faces Legal Action for Allegedly Sharing HIV and STD Statuses of Customers". 20 One study found that nine out of ten participants had lied on at least one attribute, though lies were often slight; weight was the most lied about attribute, and age was the least lied about. Wall Street Journal Eastern Edition.
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"Popular dating Web site sued for using fake profiles". Class-action lawsuit over matchmaking claims". 34 35 Lawsuits filed against online dating services A 2011 class action lawsuit alleged m failed to remove inactive profiles, did not accurately disclose the number of active members, and does not police its site for fake profiles; 36 the inclusion of expired and spam. In March 2008, the top 5 overall sites held 7 less market share than they did one year ago while the top sites from the top five major niche dating categories made considerable gains.