In fact membership prices at e Harmony in 2014 are much more affordable than a good night out, or even a cheap night out!
The online dating explosion (1,400 apps and sites in the UK and rising) has created a new avenue for marketers to explore.
Yet their newsworthiness has another, more positive element and the headlines are also reflective of the creative, quirky thinking these campaigns encourage.
While smartphone dating apps have their limitations (small screens, short attention span, a need to battle against growing resistance to ads that interrupt content) they also offer huge potential and force marketers to think differently about how they get their message across.
The age they came back with was only a few thousand years old. And kept their theory that dinosaurs lived "millions of years ago" instead. They then use potassium argon, or other methods, and date the fossils again.
This date did not fit the preconceived notion that dinosaurs lived millions of years ago. They do this many times, using a different dating method each time.
If Nancy Jo Sales' recent critical article of Tinder is any indication, many dating platform users don't want—or need—to put forth that kind of effort into a single match, as they have countless options at any given swipe.
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