Reasons why online dating is bad

I commented in parentheses throughout the profiles below what I thought of them and why: I gave this profile a passing grade because while it’s not great, nothing about it makes it terrible.

“I have been in the ——- area for a few years now and always looking to meet new people. I enjoy meeting new people and going to new places.

(Another cliché statement that is being used by thousands of other women) A great date can be staying at home with a movie and popcorn, or a night on the town. I made myself a promise a few years ago to take a vacation somewhere new, out of state, every year. Well, that is a little about me if you are interested say hello and we will chat. ” *********************** This profile gets a higher grade because it reflects on the writer’s character and her personality.

We all introduced ourselves and talked about our specialty areas. Sure, not all the men you contact will reply, but that's normal.

I told them about my books, including my latest one, . I know — you've heard a hundred times that men should make the first move. They may be busy, seeing other girls, or you're just not their type.

because traditional rules of dating don't apply online.

Recently, I joined a group of matchmakers and dating coaches for happy hour. Why sit back and bemoan that you aren't getting emails from men who interest you, when you can choose who you want to chat with?