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December 15, 2014

12 Warning Signs Your Online Prince Charming is a Fraud

We have posted many articles about being careful as you meet people online. While online dating is an amazing avenue to meet your match, you should be smart in this relatively newer way of finding love. I thought this post from author Sharon Lynn Wyeth was very thorough – and wanted to share it. Written by Sharon […]

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August 4, 2014

‘Don’t Give Money to Your Matches — Ever.’

eHarmony is a place where two people can meet, fall in love and be really happy. I see it every single day and it is the reason I work here. Over one million people have found love through our site. It’s amazing. On the flip side, however, there are some people out there who come […]

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March 7, 2014

4 Photos You Need in Your Online Dating Profile

I am inundated with information about good online dating profile photos and bad ones (duck lips, anyone?!). Since profiles with photos are nine times more likely to get communication, this is a topic worth revisiting often. I am also lucky enough to work in an office with researchers who study this sort of thing, so I […]

February 26, 2014

Romantic? Affectionate? Why the Adjectives You Use to Describe Yourself on eHarmony Matter

Today’s guest blog is from the (truly!) brilliant statistician, researcher and computational biologist Emma Pierson, who dug into some eHarmony-released data to produce some really interesting findings about how we describe ourselves, and how this influences who we get matched up with on the site. I think if I had to guess — I would belong in the […]

August 15, 2013

Want To Find The Love of Your Life Online? Avoid These Four Mistakes!

Dr. Christie Hartman has written the book on finding love online — literally! Here, she shares basic mistakes many people make as they go on this online journey. She makes some great points. Everyone dates online for different reasons. However, many people — especially those who choose a site like eHarmony — get online because they’re looking […]

April 29, 2013

‘How eHarmony Worked for Me’: Five Tips from Couples Who Found Love

I have been fortunate enough to interview a number of eHarmony success couples over the past several years. Every time I sit down with them — it always strikes me how connected they are. Without exception, every single couple I have talked to seem totally in love, content and grateful. What is also interesting is the advice […]

March 26, 2013

Why Your Online Dating Profile Photos May Be Hurting Your Chances

I have several friends using eHarmony. Over the past few weeks I had the opportunity to sit with them and look at their matches. What was I the most surprised about? Hundreds of BAD profile photos. I had completely assumed (wrongly!) that by now people would know all of the dos and don’ts regarding dating profile […]

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February 27, 2013

Why We Online Daters Are Our Own Worst Enemies

I’m a longtime online dater. Most of my dates and relationships have originated online. As someone who’s never been into the bar scene and is a bit shy at first, I’ve always thought that online dating was a great method to find a mate. Over the years I’ve used many of the same sites our eHarmony members […]

December 10, 2012

The Biggest Challenge in Online Dating: Your Own Expectations

Our guest blogger today is dating expert and behavioral scientist Dr. Christie Hartman — who covers a topic very familiar to online daters. One of the many benefits of trying a match-based online dating site like eHarmony is that they pair you with people you’re more likely to mesh with. And while it’s natural to want […]

September 19, 2011

Keeping it Real, Warm and Elegant – eHarmony’s Newest Design Challenge

This time last year, we were knee-deep in development for our mobile applications on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and Android. Those applications launched in late Q3 2010 and since then we’ve seen incredible adoption and usage rates – over 1 million members have downloaded our applications to date. Currently nearly half a million eHarmony profiles […]