Is Online Dating Harmful or Beneficial? Is dating online harmful to people that use dating sites? Or is it beneficial to people that are looking for new relationships?. Online dating is looking for relationships with others through the internet. Actually, online dating is harmful as it leads to false profiling, predators/pedophiles, and addiction proving that online dating is a dangerous way of meeting people. This system can go from meeting someone from the computer to meeting them in real life.
Nowadays everyone can just make a fake profile and just pretend to be someone else. It is that easy to make fake profiles …show more content…
“Pros and Cons of Online Dating.” Psychology Today, Sussex Publishers, 30 Apr. 2014, www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-attraction-doctor/201404/pros-and-cons-online-dating. Accessed 29 Sept. 2017.
Author, Blog. “FraudWatch International Blog.” Angler Phishing: The Risks and Dangers of Fake Social Media Brand Profiles – Part 2, blog.fraudwatchinternational.com/social-media/angler-phishing-risks-dangers-fake-social-media-brand-profiles-part-2. Accessed 29 Sept. 2017.
Smith, Patrick. “Chilling Stories Of Fake Online Identities And Why People Create Them.”BuzzFeed, www.buzzfeed.com/patricksmith/this-is-why-people-create-false-identities-on-the-internet?utm_term=.pblKn9MXr#.uvzxBoDmP. Accessed 29 Sept. 2017.
Taylor, Lesley Ciarula. “Online stalking: 88 per cent of jilted lovers admit to spying on exes.”Thestar.com, 2 Aug. 2012, www.thestar.com/life/2012/08/02/online_stalking_88_per_cent_of_jilted_lovers_admit_to_spying_on_exes.html. Accessed 29 Sept. 2017.
“Top 10 Reasons Why Dating Online is a Bad Idea.” List Dose, 20 Aug. 2013, listdose.co/top-10-reasons-why-dating-online-is-a-bad-idea/. Accessed 29 Sept. 2017.
“Social Networking ProCon.Org.” ProConorg Headlines, socialnetworking.procon.org/. Accessed 29 Sept.