It's why "We met on Tinder" relationship stories get such a reaction – no one really believed it would happen.
Let's take a quick look at Tinder and Hinge: The theory goes that Hinge's tags (full list below) are used to better match you to potential partners.
In these groups, first generation inter-partnering rates sit at around 10 per cent, and increase to 30 per cent or more in the second generation and 60 per cent or more by the third generation.
Like Tinder, it imports your data from Facebook and employs the familiar swipe right for yes, left for no functionality, but it has a few key updates on the format.
Dating websites offer all types of singles plenty of opportunities to meet the right person.
A man seeking a woman for a one night-stand, a woman seeking a man for a long-term relationship…
But for some, maintaining a sense of cultural identity remains important in their choice of partner.
And these people are embracing new technology along with more traditional means in their search for a partner from the same background.