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People Are Seeking Online Relationships During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Restaurants, cafes, and diners were once a perfect place for friends and couples. However, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, these spots are now empty. The only sign of life on these establishments is those stepping out to deliver or to pick up a meal.

In the past months, this had been the norm during the pandemic. While there are several changes in lifestyle, people still find ways online to seek relationships. Despite practicing physical distancing or social isolation, the masses took advantage of online dating

Using an online dating app, dating, or seeking a relationship looks like sitting down to date at a restaurant, coming over for a cup of coffee, or going to the movies. People pursue romantic interests in the middle of the pandemic, but they get more creative. As a result, a lot of them rely on different dating sites and apps.

In the time of the Covid-19 pandemic, more and more people turned to online dating in order for them to build human connection. According to studies released by different dating apps, 10-15% use dating apps from February to March. Other than increased in messages sent, apps with in-app call functions resulted to increased conversation length in recent weeks.

While some people see the use of dating apps as a perfect tool to connect and build a relationship with someone, others see this opportunity to be frustrating. That is because they are not sure as to what to do, where they are confused about how they can pursue a connection if physical meetings are not allowed for weeks or months.

The Covid-19 pandemic does impact not only the health, lifestyle, and economy, but also the way people seek for relationship. Not only that, but it may also affect those people who already into a relationship. Imagine, couples used to see each other from time to time, dine in their favorite restaurants, or travel to any place they want to. But, now, everything has a limitation.

For many people who are in a relationship, they were really tested by the pandemic. They need to adjust to the “new normal” setting and make sure that they will hold on to each other despite not seeing each other whenever they wish to. As for … Read the rest