Online dating help for men
Be sure YOU know the latest dating dos and don'ts.
Back in the day — before women became more independent (thanks, women's rights movement! For the most part, dating was easier: A man courted a woman and both of them knew the end goal if courtship went well: marriage.
Online dating can be confusing and take up time, but doing it right will put in you in the best position to find a date.
The process can be daunting, there’s choosing a profile picture, writing a blurb, and then the clincher – sending your first message. The first thing that will attract a woman to visit your profile page is your photo, so choosing the right picture is really important.
You may have made some serious gains at the gym recently, but choosing your topless bathroom selfie as your profile picture might come across the wrong way.
To put it in perspective, imagine you’re on a night out in a club and take off your top – the only attention you’re going to get is from a bouncer!
If you’re still desperate to share those topless images then we would recommend adding them to your photo gallery and choosing something natural like a holiday pic.
Check out our advice how to take a photo with your smartphone.
Trying to write about who you are might fill you with a sense of dread. Here’s some tips to help you get over your writers block so you can start telling other singles just how great you are.
It can be tempting when writing your personal description to include hobbies, books and films that you think other people would be attracted to, even if you’re not interested in them at all.
However if you really want to find a date that you’ll share common interests with then this is not the right path to go down.
I mean, if one of the things you love to do is to sit in the pub and watch your favourite football team on a Sunday, then be honest about it.