Online dating has been seeing rapid growth in recent years, as more and more people go on the internet to seek partners for various purposes such as a casual encounter, a life partner or getting married.
In this blog article, I will summarize the psychology behind online dating and introduce you to 3 dating websites popular in English-speaking countries.
*This article is written in English and Japanese. [adchord] ＊この記事は日本語と英語で書いています。
Matchmaking services of various kinds are popular in Japan — setting up meetings or arranging activities for people to interact. Official data is not available, but at least tens of thousands of people use these services every year seeking a partner.
This is how it is usually conducted:
An MC organizes the meeting by making people feel comfortable. He or she asks a few questions to the attendees to encourage participation.
Dating is a basic human need that has enabled our survival as long as humans have existed. To feel safe and belong to a group is important, it is more than just having a physical connection. People who seek online relationships have various purposes.
There are those who want to have a casual relationship, there are those who want to find someone to love and there are those who want to get married, to form a family. Dating online has provided a safe start and ample opportunities for people to go through a list of potential mates before they niche it down to a few.
Tinder is a dating website where people normally meet for casual relationships. A selection of people in your area will be displayed via the Tinder app. If both individuals swipe right on each other’s picture, they will be paired up for conversations.
Hinge is a professional dating site and it draws a certain type of users who normally don’t search for one-night stands. This app focuses on offering a place for individuals seeking long-term commitments.
３．POF－登録するときに基本情報と写真が必要です。そのあとは少し長い質問リストがあり、性格をテストするためです。その結果に基づいてペアリングします。 [adchord] POF-Basic details, as well as an image of the user, are required upon signing up. The platform then provides a long chemistry test to assess the personality of the user. The result is used to pair the users up.
Technology is improving our lives in every possible way. It has created many miracles and it is still creating more. We no longer need to feel lonely because we can be connected through an app. People can meet each other easier and I am sure in the future, we can touch each other without being together.
During Robotic-assisted surgery, the main surgeon directs from nearby through a machine, but he/she does not stand close to the patients as in traditional surgery. While each surgery proceeds differently, here are the general steps to a Robotic-assisted surgery.
First, the surgeon makes tiny incisions in the body (one to two centimetres long).
Then he/she will insert a miniature robotic instrument and a powerful camera for surgery into the body.
The surgeon sits on a nearby computer console to direct the surgery. The camera inserted can magnify the area with great resolution.
The surgeon simply controls the buttons on the computer to perform the surgery.
Surgical robots respond to the orders in real-time with precision.
The robotic parts, which have a wilder range of motion than a person, make it possible for surgeons to conduct delicate surgeries effectively.
When the physical barriers are demolished, the number of traffics increase easily as people all over the world can find you through a click. Although it is becoming easier to open a store compared to a location-based retail store, online businesses need new and creative ways to gain traffic.
Traditionally, retail stores either sell their own products or sell the products purchased from various suppliers. Almost in all cases, they need to pay in advance to sell products. However, with the advancement of the internet, a new sales option called Dropshipping is born. This method allows you to advertise for products you have not acquired yet and when a customer places an order, you write down the order information to the supplier. The money you make is the difference between the actual cost and your advertised cost. This new sales option enables lots of marketers to enter the retail industry freely and allows them to practice what they do the best–marketing.
Since eCommerce relies on the internet address to thrive, it does not have the idea of open hours and close hours, unless the internet server is affected. This advantage allows products to be sold wherever and whenever. There is a phrase in the business world-make money while you sleep. With eCommerce, this idea can be easily realized.