Sexting Among Married Couples: Who Is Doing It, and Are They More Satisfied?

@article{McDaniel2015SextingAM,
  title={Sexting Among Married Couples: Who Is Doing It, and Are They More Satisfied?},
  author={Brandon T. McDaniel and Michelle Drouin},
  journal={Cyberpsychology, behavior and social networking},
  year={2015},
  volume={18 11},
  pages={628-34}
}
This study examined the prevalence and correlates of sexting (i.e., sending sexual messages via mobile phones) within a sample of married/cohabiting couples (180 wives and 175 husbands). Married adults do sext each other, but it is much less common than within young adult relationships, and consists mainly of sexy or intimate talk (29% reported engaging in sexy talk with partners) rather than sexually explicit photos or videos (12% reported sending nude or nearly-nude photos). Sending sexy talk… CONTINUE READING