PARSHIP - May 29 - According to Parship, every second German has ever searched online for love (53%). In 2017, 90% of singles actively seeking a partner using the Internet (97% of people aged 35-44 use the Internet to search for partner, vs 47% of singles aged 18-29 years old). In 2017 there were 3.5M couples who met online. This means that more than every fifth German citizen (21%) has met the current partner on the Internet. The Internet is also one of the top flirting hotspots. 33% of Germans like to flirt on the Internet.