One such story from this year pinpointed 5 January as the most popular day of the year for internet dating.
So what are the options for Irish people looking to find someone to love, date, or even just to distract them from the fact that it’s still winter?
Is everyone going online, or are more traditional forums the best option?
Month on month our membership levels are increasing due to word of mouth and recommendations from our happy members who are now dating in Galway.
We offer a successful alternative to dating sites and online dating in Ireland.
Belfast Telegraph Dating is an online dating service that'll help you find and connect with people like you.
Our goal is simple - to add love, romance and fun to the lives of single people.
TWO’S COMPANY have been operating our introduction and matchmaking services in Galway for many years now.
We have a large number of members throughout Galway City and County.
We're one of the oldest and best known dating communities on the web, and we have a unique, and very popular, secret weapon - our intelligent two-way matching feature.