Dating gone mobile: Demographic and personality-based correlates of utilizing smartphone-based relationship applications among appearing grownups

Due to the centrality of intimate relationships during young adulthood (Claxton and Van Dulmen, 2013), it is really not astonishing that a significant percentage of young grownups makes use of dating apps. Nonetheless, it really is clear that only a few adults that are young for mobile relationship and the ones that do take part in mobile relationship, do this for various reasons (Smith, 2016). Studies have connected the utilization of dating apps to many different gratifications which range from fostering a feeling of community ( e.g. Blackwell et al., 2015) to dealing with a break-up (Timmermans and De Caluwe, 2017). Continue reading Dating gone mobile: Demographic and personality-based correlates of utilizing smartphone-based relationship applications among appearing grownups