In place of all your favorite cartoon friends are a series of generic web forms and web 1.0 graphics.The only real visual cues that you're on a site for Disney fans are a poorly lit snapshot from Disneyland and a white-gloved cursor. I picked a screen name (Mickey Trout), uploaded a photoshopped image of myself wearing mouse ears and filled out a list of criteria (body type, ethnicity, etc.) before answering a list of granular but truly important questions.But can you actually find love when you've narrowed your options in the name of, say, a common love of Ursula the Sea Witch?
Creating online dating profiles helps consumers carefully consider potential matches.
Likewise, evaluating a dating site before using it is essential, and it will bring you that much closer to finding a good match.
Competition has grown along with the size of the industry.
Reports say there are anywhere from 2,500 to 8,000 online dating platforms worldwide, all with their own unique claim or angle to attract users.
We also asked online daters what drove them to join the super-tailored sites and whether they have found love in the digital world.