Internet dating and networking sites
The internet, cell phones and social media have become key actors in the lives of many American couples.
Technology is a source of support and communication as well as tension, and couples say it has both good and bad impacts on their relationships.
“When we meet through traditional places like school, church or through friends, we meet people who have some sense of shared values, characteristics and experiences. Hall suggests that younger generations were more likely to meet through social networking sites because they were early adopters of the technology and had more expansive friendship networks.This report details how teens are using technology and the internet to shape and mold their romantic relationships.