Alan Montecillo logged on to Ok Cupid and started filling out his profile.
He wrote down his height (6 feet), listed his interests (podcasts, basketball, reading) and included photos of himself outdoors.
People all over the country are turning to online dating as a modern, viable tool for meeting like-minded singles with a shared ethnic background or cultural heritage.
However, it’s an unfortunate reality that certain ethnicities seem to have more trouble finding a serious partner than others, especially on Asian dating sites.
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Once you browse profiles and pictures start flirting, messaging and connecting with other members of the Asian People community.
When he signed up for Ok Cupid in 2013, he was in Singapore but began using it more frequently when he moved to Portland, Ore., the following year.