both would like to meet, but I'm not an expert in such situations.
The share of 18- to 24-year-olds who use online dating has roughly tripled from 10% in 2013 to 27% today.
Despite the wealth of digital tools that allow people to search for potential partners, and even as one-in-ten Americans are now using one of the many online dating platforms, the vast majority of relationships still begin offline.
Even among Americans who have been with their spouse or partner for five years or less, fully 88% say that they met their partner offline–without the help of a dating site.
Interacting Online Meeting in Public Handling Sticky Situations Community Q&A Meeting people online is fairly common, and often works out just fine for everyone involved.
Still, there are risks when you get together in person with someone you've met online for the first time.