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It's sometimes called "cuffing season" — a nod to the idea that Two click rule fdating want to find a serious relationship during the cold months. According to a Pew study conducted inits most recent look at online dating, 59 percent of American adults say going online is a good way meet people — a 15 percent increase from a decade ago.

In fact, in15 percent of American adults used a dating app or website — a number that has likely increased in the years since the study. Clearly, Americans' attitudes Two click rule fdating changed about online dating. But how has online dating changed the connections we make? To find out, Morning Edition asked two online daters who also spend their days thinking about online dating: Megan Murray, a senior content strategist for Zoosk, an online dating site and mobile app, and Skyler Wang, a Ph.

Wang also taught an undergraduate course at the University of British Columbia called What Makes Us Click, about online dating and he gave NPR permission to use his course title for Morning Edition 's series on online dating.

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What was once taboo and unusual is so commonplace that for some, it's strange to meet a date in person before making any online connection. Wang, who identifies as gay, says before he and his friends go out to a bar, his friends go on dating apps Tinder and Grindr to meet people at the bars where they're headed.

Apps have made online dating more accessible; from tothe Two click rule fdating of American adults that have used a dating app has tripled.

And as Americans try new ways to connect, the norms of dating are evolving. Murray says that when it comes to online dating, the two-day rule — waiting a period of time, generally 48 hours days, to respond to messages — does not generally apply.

Men who waited two days to reply to their Zoosk matches got responses 45 percent of the time, while men who replied same day and got responses 63 percent of the time.

For many, the gradual shift in America to a data-driven culture is also shaping our dating lives.

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