Facebook’s announcement last week that it’s adding a dating component to its platform sparked the question: “Wait, wasn’t Facebook a dating site already? Yes, it does feature a lot of bikini profile shots and too many men sliding into your direct messages with the same “hello, dear” line late at night.
And sure, you could stalk the page of that friend of a friend with whom you have adorable witty banter in the mutual friend’s comment section, but the quirk of Facebook has always been that the world’s most social Web site isn’t actually made for dating.
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Combine that with a search of hobbies or religious/political leanings that most of us share with Facebook already, and the site would be unstoppable.
There’s some indication that other dating sites are worried.
They know what they're doing, and they do everything for you.
And Facebook’s recent problems involving the 2016 election and various privacy breaches ought to make the company more vigilant in protecting users.
On the dating site, Facebook will let the user browse events that interest them — a concert or food festival, for example — and then connect with others who will be attending that same event.
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