Similarities between online and traditional dating
(Haferkamp et al., 2012) Privacy has been the primary topic of many studies of SNS users, and many of these studies have found differences between male and female SNS users, although some studies have found results contradictory to those found in other studies.
Some researchers have found that women are more protective of their personal information and more likely to have private profiles.
Although use of Pinterest by men has increased from 5% in 2012. One in five men claim to be a part of an online forum.Studies have also been conducted on the differences between females and males with regards to blogging.The Pew Research Center found that younger females are more likely blog than males their own age, even males that are older than them.Although the sample sizes of the two surveys are comparable – 1,650 Internet users in the Pew survey Pinterest, Facebook, and Instagram attract more females.Picture sharing sites overall are very popular among women.