Finally, 13 years ago, I realized that if anyone was going to build the place I dreamed of, it would have to be me. When I started working on Pink Sofa, I consulted with lesbians all over the world to find out what they valued in a community.
Since then I've been working to build a place for lesbians to meet, talk, learn about each other, and (with any luck! In their responses, I found 10 words that kept coming up again and again.
Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.
The share of 18- to 24-year-olds who use online dating has roughly tripled from 10% in 2013 to 27% today.
Pink Sofa is different from your run of the mill, meat market, soulless dating site that tries to get you to sign up whatever you do.
You can also look for friends and just hang out and be a part of the community here. Pink Sofa is a great place for women to meet each other.
It was frustrating, feeling like I just couldn't find anyone I liked... Support groups and lesbian communities were not well-publicized, and hard to find unless you knew who to talk to.
5% of Americans who are in a marriage or committed relationship say they met their significant other online.
I met my beautiful soul mate on Pink Sofa and next year we have been together for five wonderful years. I was too shy to get into the whole scene and I didn't go to pubs or clubs and thought how am I ever going to meet someone. I got brave enough to ring and we met up and hit it off straight away. THANK YOU :)""Just wanted to send you guys at Pink Sofa a quick message to say thank you! We are so smitten with each other and are loving getting to know one another! ""From broken relationships, We searched for friendships true.
If I didn't see her profile though within a few weeks she was heading to England to live! Was brought to Pink Sofa, In these days it seems the thing to do CHIT CHATing along the way, Addicted like a good book.
Here are five facts about online dating: Online dating has lost much of its stigma, and a majority of Americans now say online dating is a good way to meet people.
When we first studied online dating habits in 2005, most Americans had little exposure to online dating or to the people who used it, and they tended to view it as a subpar way of meeting people.
Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.