Very cool study out of Missouri School of Journalism that was picked up by Science Daily. It’s not surprising that people show a preference for social networking that includes human voice; after all, it’s very hard to convey emotion via text :) ! It would seem like a natural extension of this research to test a voice greeting on dating sites. Check it out:
Researchers have found that utilizing a personal human voice when communicating online leads to much higher user satisfaction ratings than impersonal communication.