Eleven Online Dating Niches
Corners of Courtship
Illustration by Johnny Ryan for Bloomberg Businessweek
The Internet, to paraphrase Rihanna, is no longer a hopeless place to find love. A 2012 University of Rochester study found that 23 percent of U.S. couples were finding their partners through online dating as of 2009, second only to mutual friends. Niche sites, such as the ones that follow, can help.