This metaphor of the marketplace – a place where people go to "shop" for potential romantic partners and to "sell" themselves in hopes of creating a successful romantic relationship – is highlighted by the layout and functionality of online dating websites.
The marketplace metaphor may also resonate with participants' conceptual orientation towards the process of ﬁnding a romantic partner.
And when we say strong, we mean literally could be her twin!
Members use criteria other members set, such as age range, gender and location.Tyga and Kylie Jenner's on again, off again relationship has everyone confused even her family members!But, it looks like the couple could be totally off right now considering Tyga was pictured out and about with a girl who has a strong resemblance to Kylie.Most sites allow members to upload photos or videos of themselves and browse the photos and videos of others.
Online dating sites use market metaphors to match people.
Match metaphors are conceptual frameworks that allow individuals to make sense of new concepts by drawing upon familiar experiences and frame-works.