In addition to being 100% free for users, Black Nerd offers Nerd Credentials a special feature that make matching “nerd yins” with their “geek yangs” that much easier. Black Nerd understands that nerds have a degree of eccentricity that is best appreciated by other geeks and now there is an online dating site that will make geeks feel at home with the matches they find and have fun in the process.Other features slated to be added in the near future include: chat and text features, live video chat, perfect date planner options and much more . “This is the right time for Black Nerd Dating.com’s twofold mission,” explained York when explaining his reasons for creating Black Nerd “One, I want black nerds to have great online dating options but I also want to engage people’s changing perception of black nerds and geeks.” A new day for black nerds has arisen, ads York and he may be right.According to a recent CNN article, black geeks have traded in their Urkel-style pocket protectors for a leader-of- the-free-world swagger with President Barack Obama as their new “nerd idle.” The former stigma attached to the words nerd and geek does seem to be a little less venomous these days and rings with a more positive tone.Atlanta, GA(Black News.com) — Black nerds and geeks from all walks of life now have an online social hub where nerds can finally get their geek on the right way!Black Nerd is the only online social site dedicated to the dating plight of black nerds and geeks everywhere.The trends seems to follow as black geeks are now taking center stage with television shows like Key & Peele, a sketch comedy show starring Keegan Michael Key and Jordan Peele (two self proclaimed black nerds) that debuted on Comedy Central earlier this year.
Another bragging point about Zoosk is that its 100% free, even to send and receive messages.
One theory for the high number of dating website members in Atlanta is that the city is very spread out, which may make it difficult for people to meet potential partners.
"It can make it hard to connect and break into a social dating scene," said Marion. It is probably true for other cities which are not as densely populated in a relatively small area like New York City." Stockton, California, along with Sioux Falls, in South Dakota, Newark, New Jersey, and Jackson, Mississippi, joined Laredo among the worst places to find love online.
While he believes that apps have become the primary way that people meet, he has a caveat to that.“I think they’ve become the primary way of seeking mates, but I don’t think they’ve become the primary way of actually getting a mate,” Alvear tells Georgia Voice.
“I think most people who have been in a relationship for the last year or so have probably have done it without the app.”Alvear says that the three most common complaints people have about the apps is lying (about anything—stats, appearance, what they’re into, what they’re looking for, etc.), ghosting (when you talk to somebody and they seem really interested, but then stop texting you out of the blue) and persistent texting.