More from YourTango: The study goes on to report that one in five have dated or are currently in a committed relationship with someone they met online. We knew each other for a year before I moved across the country to be with him. Thanks to the Match survey, we have even more incentive to stay home and log on at least when we're not busy dating colleagues or our best friend's cousin, that. Plus, who really has time to go out on the prowl? More from YourTango: Office and meeting via friends are old standbys, but that nearly 20 percent of Match's large sample found lasting online sounds like progress, doesn't it? It's as second nature as making eye contact at a party.