Does Online Dating Work for Long Term Relationships?

I remember a few years ago when the idea of online dating was so taboo. When people thought about online dating, they usually thought of the personal section of Craiglist where creeps lurked. But as the internet boomed and our smart phones became an extension of our arms, that idea quickly changed. The likes of Tinder, OkCupid, Hinge,, eHarmony, etc really revolutionized dating as we know it. But how successful is online dating?