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In particular, such testing often identifies potential daters who would be a poor relationship partner for anyone.Thus, while you may have to date a few matches to find out who is a good fit for you, matching can help you avoid those who might be a disaster.Some people have excellent experiences with online dating that end in satisfying relationships.Others have stories filled with confusion and frustration.(For more on those topics, see here, here, and here).Matching - Online tests may not be able to tell you your perfect match, but they can help narrow down the options.Cons: Matching is a difficult process and testing may not be accurate for everyone.
This is especially true for individuals interested in partners of a particular type, orientation, lifestyle, or in isolated areas.
After your narrow it down, rather than just "shopping", talk to those who make the list.
To ensure success among your many options, make sure you have at least a general idea of what you're looking for in a partner, and what you are offering them too.
Finkel and associates (2012) put together an extremely comprehensive review of the literature investigating various aspects of online dating.
The goal of their review was to evaluate whether online dating was 1) fundamentally different from face-to-face dating and 2) was superior.