The number of internet dating sites is continually growing and has become a very successful and effective business.
It is estimated that around 6 million people in Britain belong to an internet dating site.
Why settle for someone in the neighborhood, if there even is someone in the neighborhood, when you can meet someone online who you may be better suited to online? That opens the parties up to more danger, but it also opens them up to greater true intimacy. Among the dangers, are exploitation of children that potentially makes them victims of both sex and violence. Children who go online spend about 10 hours a week online, only 1 or 2 of which are in academic persuit. Vice President Al Gore announced that some of the top Internet companies, such as America Online, would include on their home pages new tools to help parents ensure their children's privacy and safety online. Technology is Changing the Advertising Business, Advertising Educational Foundation, February 3rd 2001 For Partial Fulfilment of the internal assessment required for ITGS Date: November 4th, 2003 Word Count: 976 Presentation of The Issue Personalized Internet advertising has become a trend in the last 3 to 4years. Interactive online advertising greatly personalizes advertising.
Busy lifestyles and an increase in travel are also reasons why dating sites have grown in popularity. Whereas 10 years ago a few desperate souls looked online to find love, much to their own chagrin and the concern of their family and friends, online dating has today become an enormous part of the dating scene, and indeed has spawned very successful industry in the dating market.
Jeff Cohen, author of the e-book, 30-Minute Guide To Online Dating, writes that has over 9 million subscribers in Europe alone. Online, you can find articles from encyclopedias, newspapers, and magazines. While books become out-of-date after a while, the Internet is constantly being updated. On the other hand, the Internet is an addictive drug, it puts innocent people in danger, and it corrupts the underage crowd. For those times when one can't be at one's desk, team communication can still be maintained by requesting and receiving task progress and status reports online. Specifically, Project can be used by this team member to prioritize daily work and plan ahead to meet project deadlines, communicate with management regarding progress, time spent on specific projects, and to submit status reports online.