Ashleigh Mattern, For The StarPhoenix 09.06.2014
Richard Marjan / The StarPhoenix
Internet dating is more popular than ever before.
Vancouver-based PlentyofFish (PoF) reports a lot more than 3.5 million individuals log into its web site every ask around, and you’re sure to find someone you know who has found at least a date online — if not a spouse day.
Brandon Gerbig of Saskatoon came across his girlfriend online after investing six or seven months on PoF and OkCupid. He came across 4 or 5 other females that she was a “nerd in your mind. Before he came across her profile, which talked about” To capture her interest, he delivered her a test asking questions regarding nerd tradition.
“That caught her attention sufficient that she messaged me personally right right back, and we also went for coffee, ” he stated. They’ve been together now for longer than 2 yrs.
Within the days that are early Gerbig says they felt a necessity to lie on how they met, but as online dating sites gets to be more appropriate, that social stigma is vanishing.
“When we started dating, we very nearly had a force to help make up a tale which wasn’t, ‘We came across on the web, ’ but today, it is changed enough in 2 years that we’re just fine saying we came across on line, ” he said. Continue reading