What Age Range Can You Date?

What Age Range Can You Date?

According to XKCD, the age range of people you can date expands as your grow older. The number of online daters peaks at 24 (according to OkCupid) but desirable matches expand. The average 22 year-old women looks to date someone 22 to 25 (a 3 year age gap). However, the average 36 year-old women actively […]

Peak Breakup Times

Peak Breakup Times

Want to know when your girlfriend is more likely to break it off? This timeline compiled from Facebook status updates shows the peak breakup days are Mondays but Christmas is too cruel to dump someone on. Valentine’s Day starts the run-up into a peak of “spring cleaning” around spring break (no surprise). Also popular is […]

Racism is Alive And Well in Online Dating

Racism is Alive And Well in Online Dating

If you’re not a white guy, How Your Race Affects The Messages You Get is one of OkCupid’s most important blog posts. Take a glance at the female reply rates for messages sent by guys of different races. Rates in red are below average and rates in green are above average. Then read the complete […]