Online dating has grown in popularity to the point where there is almost no social stigma attached to it.
With an estimated 1,000 online dating sites in existence, however, it can be hard to sift through all the options and decide which is the best site.
It is one of the biggest dating sites with over 90 million registered users across the globe. Mingle2 is a membership service of which users pay to be a part.
About 54 per cent of online daters said they had a date with someone who was a lot different from their profile. tops the list of most dangerous states for online dating, according to a new report conducted by the odd pairing of and home security company Safewise. For the report, researchers examined dating-world woes in each state, such as the CDC numbers on STD prevalence as well as rates for cyber crimes and violent crimes as according to the FBI. No surprise there, seeing as Vermont has a low rate of church attendance — and regular church attendance correlates with STD prevalence. The report also notes a strong correlation between rates of STDs and those of violent crime, and credits Vermont's "robust sex education" for perpetuating safe dating, online and otherwise, throughout the state. The result of all this number-crunching puts Alaska and Louisiana in the top three most dangerous locales, alongside D. As if it didn't already have enough crap to deal with, our nation's capital has just been named the nation's capital of unsafe right-swipes. They also took into account demographic info from Gallup as well as other stat sources. "As you might suspect, when you don’t discuss sex, STDs happen," the researchers write. Check out the full list of the safest and most dangerous states for online dating below.