Image Source: Shutterstock Anyone who read the recent survey results on interracial dating like I did is really surprised by these results.But as it turns out, even though 93% of people aged 19 to 29 Image Source: Shutterstock If OKCupid’s studies are anything to go by, black men gave black women the cold shoulder too and vice versa.But analysts predict that by 2017, African-Americans will be the most represented out of any ethnic group online.That could mean a lot more dating opportunities for black women on mainstream sites.We would also like to encourage him not to give up on finding a mate.He needs to get out there and do the things he loves because he may end up meeting someone that way.Image Source: Meld Until mainstream online dating sites catch up on colorblindness, many experts say that black women have more success on sites like Meld, Black People Meet or other sites designed for black people and the people interested in dating them.
Image Source: Shutterstock Looking to find love online this year? The studies are in and black women come near the bottom of the pile when it comes to finding love on mainstream dating sites.We are middle-aged and have been together for two years.Even though we deactivated our memberships in the dating sites we were part of, we still get emails daily that "'So-and-So' sent you a message." It appears these sites still show our profiles as active, allowing people to try to contact us.If he covers all his bases and is himself, he'll do OK. DEAR HELPFUL: Many readers wrote to point out that the problem "Dateless" is experiencing could be more about the idiosyncratic subscription rules on some dating websites than about the writer or the women he is contacting.
Other experienced users shared their stories: DEAR ABBY: I can tell "Dateless" why he's not getting "thanks, but no thanks" notes from the women he contacts on the online dating service: Those women are most likely overwhelmed with responses.
Image Source: Shutterstock Most daters on mainstream sites like OKCupid, Tinder and are white.