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Singles in America: How long should a good first date last?

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Singles in America: Meeting online

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Match.com Presents 4th Annual Singles in America Study

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Match.com’s Singles in America study, now in its fourth year, examines the attitudes and behaviors of over 5,300 singles across the nation- unmarried men and women from Alabama to Wyoming, city slickers to suburbanites, of every ethnicity and religion, from 18-70+ in age, in order to get a full glimpse on how singles view love and relationships today. The study, conducted by ResearchNow in November 2013, included nearly 150 questions covering everything from faking it with a partner, to singles’ views on gay marriage, to how much singles are spending on their dating lives. Ready to find out what singles really had to say? Click here to learn more!

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National Bosses Day: Flirting in the Workplace

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All work and no play makes for one dull workplace — which is why more and more singles are mixing business with pleasure. In honor of National Bosses Day today, we looked into the corporate courtships of over 5,000 Singles in America to get the exclusive on who’s getting cozy with the corner officesRead more…

Infographic: Flirting in the Workplace

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Infographic: Singles and Television by Match.com

Single and ready to… watch TV? Though we know singles lead busy lives, forget errands or housework come Saturday- the number one way singles would spend a free afternoon is by catching up on their favorite shows! Using our Singles in America data, we zoned in on just how TV plays into the dating game — and no, we don’t mean the 70s game show! Does what you watch effect the number of first dates you go on? Which singles admit their guilty pleasure is getting lost in Reality TV? Check out all the stats in our infographic below. 

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The Science Behind First Date Bedroom Behavior by Dr. Helen Fisher

At any given moment you can find singles in coffee shops, on park benches, and at fancy restaurants meeting for their first date. But with all the changing rules in dating, who knows what’s appropriate pre-, during, and post-date these days? Match.com’s Chief Scientific Advisor Dr. Helen Fisher presents what makes singles tick during that pivotal first meeting.

First date bedroom behavior

I‘m single.  And I can’t help looking at statistics about sex and love and wondering where I “fit in” attitude and behavior wise. This time, it’s with first dates—it’s so difficult to know what’s appropriate! So Match.com pulled from their 2012 Singles in America study, a host of data about what singles do, how they think, and what they want on a first date. Read more…

Infographic: Match.com Presents First Dates

At any given moment you can find singles in coffee shops, on park benches, and at fancy restaurants meeting for their first date. But with all the changing rules in dating, who knows what’s appropriate pre-, during, and post-date these days? Match.com presents what makes singles tick during that pivotal first meeting.

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Whitney Casey’s Guide to Acing the First Date

At any given moment you can find singles in coffee shops, on park benches, and at fancy restaurants meeting for their first date. But with all the changing rules in dating, who knows what’s appropriate pre-, during, and post-date these days? Match.com’s relationship expert Whitney Casey reveals the dos and don’ts to first dates in the modern world, based on data from the Match.com Singles in America Study.

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First things first—where do you find a date? Try enlisting the troops! In other words, utilize the people and resources you have at your fingertips in order to find someone new to go out with. Read more…

Dr. Helen Fisher's Singles in America Presentation

For those who might have missed Dr. Fisher’s Singles in America livestream presentation on February 9th, 2013, here’s her fascinating take dating in a digital age, sexting & texting, friends with benefits, privacy in love & why marriage is not a dying concept. Check out the presentation below! Read more…