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12 Best Cities for Online Dating

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Cities Wired for Dating

This being the era of Facebook and Twitter, it only makes sense that online dating has become one of the main sources for meeting new people.

Online dating sites, from top contenders such as Plenty of Fish,to more niche sites such as Christian Mingle,drew nearly 626 million visits in January, according to Experian Hitwise.

But where are the best cities for singles to take the online dating plunge? Look at cities with the biggest pool of online daters, according to eHarmony,Match.comand the up-and-coming HowAboutWe,where people meet their match based on the types of dates they propose.

By Ellen T. Lee, Special to CNBC.com
Posted 8 February 2012

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