Not that there is anything wrong with amateur photography, but professionally taken photos with highgrade lenses, perfect lighting and naturally beautiful models stick out of bulk content like a skyscraper.
Most people will only know a dozen or so general text abbreviations and a few more that are used by people with similar interests online.
Speed dating was also pretty popular because you could meet anywhere between 10 to 50 people in one night and decide again, who you wanted to go on a date with face-to-face.
Fast forward 10 to 20 years, and dating has turned into either a swipe left or a swipe right to find your next fling.
People would record videos with their camcorders at an office of a matchmaking company.
Then singles would come in and watch the videos one by one and choose someone who they wanted to go on a date with.