… been shown to enhance the intimacy and frequency of self-disclosure,” according to the researchers. They noted that “strangers meeting in text-based environments show higher affinity for one another than strangers meeting one another face to face.”
Hannah Clark Steiman
Hannah, thank you for sharing all the great research. I actually forwarded it to a friend of mine since we were discussing some of these topics today. I love this point about how digital environments can actually strengthen relationships.