It is strange the word SIMILARITY is not mentioned in that article.
Moreover The key to long-lasting romance: COMPATIBILITY is exactly STRICT PERSONALITY SIMILARITY and not "meet other people with similar interests or political views".
“Top 45 Top Scientific Papers For The Online Dating Industry”
Please remember: Personality traits are highly stable in persons over 25 years old to 45 years old.
WorldWide, there are over 5,000 (five thousand) online dating sites:
- but no one is using the 16PF5 (or similar) to assess personality of its members!
- but no one calculates similarity with a quantized pattern comparison method!
- but no one can show Compatibility Distribution Curves to each and every of its members!!! i.e. if you are a man seeking women, to show how compatible you are with a 20,000,000 women database, and to select a bunch of 100 women from 20,000,000 women database.
- but no one is scientifically proven! No actual online dating site is "scientifically proven" because no one can prove its matching algorithm can match prospective partners who will have more stable and satisfying relationships (and very low divorce rates) than couples matched by chance, astrological destiny, personal preferences, searching on one's own, or other technique as the control group in a peer reviewed Scientific Paper for the majority (over 90%) of its members.
Very easy to copycat eHarmony, but very difficult to innovate: a 100 times better algorithm than eHarmony.
Please read: The 8 tips to innovate in the Online Dating Industry!
Episode: Science Vs. Online Dating: Can Science Find You Love?