As a professional matchmaker, I’ve learned to distinguish which Jewish singles are serious in their searches and which are just looking to have a good time.

A site redesign in late 2005 gave members the ability to note mutual interest with a click to each other's profile, triggering an alert, as well as support for webcams and the ability to keep a list of prospects.

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Beneath Every Dating Jewish Single Are Their Values This lesson is important, I believe, as a prerequisite in framing the rest of my learnings.

My take on doing research with Jewish singles that were living in North America (or were in Israel but were raised in a Western culture) was to appreciate that people are, in fact, products of their societies. Namely, that our identities are constructed in a large part out of the cultural things we consume.

Most importantly, I’ve found that Jewish dating is as much an art as much as it is a science – many friends, relatives and matchmakers can suggest a scientifically compatible match, but it takes a truly creative thinker to create a relationship infused with a meaning that goes beyond worldly compatibility.

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