According to Pew Research, 15% of American adults report using online dating sites or mobile dating apps.
According to The New York Times, an estimated 50 million people use Tinder every month.
In Psychology Today, Randi Kreger reports that nonverbal interpersonal communication like body language may communicate 93 percent of your attitudes and beliefs, suggesting that others tend to believe your nonverbal communication if your verbal messages contradict them.
A New York Times article states that physical contact may communicate a wider range of emotion than gestures and facial expressions.
Interpersonal communication includes communication that occurs with your words and through your tone of voice, posture and facial expressions.
People receive and broadcast communication through each of these channels.