Rules for women and online dating

If you haven’t tried it, probably many of your friends have.

I used it back in my single days and found it very effective for reaching out to many people who I wouldn’t have otherwise been able to contact or interact with.

If you really are going away, wait until you get back to ask her out.

Still, navigating the world of online dating can definitely be tricky—what kind of message is clever, but not creepy?

What the hell are you supposed to say about yourself in your profile? [pagebreak] OUT-OF-TOWN AND OUT OF TOUCH The scenario: “A guy sent me a message saying that he wanted to meet up for a drink, but when I asked when he was free, he said he was ‘going out of town’ for the next two weeks and that we should schedule something after.” — Andrea, 31 The problem..the solution: If you tell a girl you’re “going out of town,” she’s going to assume you’re busy dating other women.

Your friends know that you are an upstanding citizen, but a first impression by a stranger could lead to some wrong assumptions.

Smartphones can make your romantic life a little easier and a lot more fun. If you decide to show off the pics from a wild night on your Facebook page, remember that your potential dates might have access!