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Online Dating: Meeting for the First Time

Once you’ve found someone through a dating service that you would like to meet in person, setting up a first date might be in order. Because this will be your first meeting, keep the date short and simple. One or two hours in duration, at the most. If the two of you hit it off, you can always extend your time together. However, if sparks don’t fly you avoid the uncomfortable situation of having to suffer through a longer, more involved date. For instance, instead of eating out and going to see a movie, choose one or the other. Your first date should be one where the two of you have the opportunity to talk and get to know each other better. A noisy, distracting environment such as a party or dance might not be the best choice. Instead, make plans to meet at a restaurant, or even a coffee house like Starbucks. Trendy and fun, with a casual atmosphere that is relaxing and conducive to easy conversation. Until you know for sure whether the two of you like…

5 Ways Your Friends Can Help You Find Love Online

Finding someone to date is easier with a little help from your friends so if you have joined a dating site (or are thinking of joining a dating site) then talk with your friends and see if they would like to sign up with you. Just because online dating is carried out in the comfort of your home, it doesn't mean you can't involve your friends, as you would normally do if you were looking to meet someone at work or in a pub. So the next time you talk to your friends instead of asking if they want to go to the pub, ask if they would like to join you on a dating site so you can find love online together; the chances are they were thinking about it anyway but needed some encouragement from a friend. Here are 5 ways enlisting the help of a friend can help you both find love online:- 1. It doubles your opportunities of meeting someone; your friend could recommend someone to you who he or she has met online and…