Research on dating vs texting
(Teens were not asked they access social media, but there are several non-phone based ways to do so, i.e. There was one time in my life when I would rather text someone, instead of picking up the phone to call.The survey also found that among teen daters who have met a romantic partner online, Facebook is cited more often than other sites as the primary source for online romantic connections. And I met a girl on there and she lived up in [town]. She just had a lot of problems with him and she…they talk all the time, but it just … And the searching doesn’t end when the relationship is over; 13% of teens (or 38% of teens with dating experience) have ever searched for information online about someone they dated or hooked up with in the past.
Texting is an especially popular way for smartphone-using teens to communicate with their closest friends, while teens without a smartphone are more likely than their smartphone-using counterparts to use social media and phone calls as their preferred ways for connecting with their best pals. You want to get in touch with your customers faster and more directly, and they actually want that, too.Everybody knows how texting works on a mobile phone, but landline texting is new.Some 29% of teens without smartphone access cited social media as their most common online or phone method of communicating with a best friend, compared with 17% for smartphone users who did so.For the 12% of teens who don’t have access to any type of cellphone, social media is by far their most used method for communicating with a close friend—37% of this group say they connect with close friends there.