Online Dating - Do's & Don't
By Kimbookman on January 03, 2014
As a women today, dating has with it many challenges not faced by the generation before. The old-fashioned way of being fixed up on a date has been replaced by online profiles and dating sites designed on matching single people with each other. Although technology has helped us sift through the population of single partners in order to make a suitable match, there are things you should consider in order to stay safe.
I believe that the best way to meet the person of your dreams is by being open to opportunities with an optimistic caution. Here are some online dating do’s and don’ts that you should consider and think about following in order to make the experience more enjoyable and safe as well as advice for you to consider to make the online dating .
The Do’s of Online Dating
I feel that the best thing that you can do when engaging with an online dating website is to be honest and upfront about yourself. Answer questions about our interests, aspirations, likes and dislikes honestly and openly in order to be paired up with the best possible matches. Little lies can be a character definer and make it difficult for you to find an appropriate match.
Perform a simple background check on any prospective date and verify their information (always remember, make sure that before you engage in any type of meet up or date that you get information people here). This level of protection can give you assurance that the person you are about to meet
The Don’ts of Online Dating
You should always remember and keep in mind these few tips before you go on your online date. First and foremost, never give out information that is too personal or exposes you to risk to your health or finances. Most online dating sites have prohibitions in place that do not allow you to give out your personal email address, although many times some women of your age can be tempted to make such information available. Giving out your Facebook page information or email address before you meet can lead to the potential risk of stalking or harassment which may be avoided by practicing some self-control and discipline.
Always remember to meet in a public location that is well lit and frequented by a lot of people. A dark bar, a private party or even the home of your potential suitor should be avoided and seen as potential red flags. Taking the necessary precautions to protect yourself from harm or being placed in an uncompromising situation may seem “old fashion” and unnecessary but there are too many reported instances of assault or theft that have taken place not to be overly-protective.
Make the Online Dating Experience Work For You
The best way to make the most of your online dating experience is by following the advice and success of those who have found their match. Read the blogs and other information provided by the online dating site and tailor this information to your needs and what it is that you are looking for in a relationship. Don’t settle for anything less than what you expect in a mate and keep a healthy perspective of what it is that you should expect and will find through online dating.
Remember that as a beautiful young women, you are in a pool of other beautiful, smart and successful young women looking for love and romance in a modern world. The internet is certainly a great tool that can help you become successful but it does not replace your common sense.
More Like This
Recent Posts by Kimbookman
Most Popular on BlogHer
By Melissa Ford
Mom has a lot to check off her list this Summer, and Kellogg's cereal can help her get it done. How will you make the most of your Summer? Check out our blog posts as we share with you inspirational ideas for celebrating the moments of magic that will happen during this activity-filled time of year! PLUS enter for a chance to win as $100 Walmart gift card! Read more