Online Dating

3 Tell-Tale Signs of an Internet Dating Scam and What To Do

Signs of an Internet Dating Scam

Have you ever exchanged emails with someone you met through an internet dating site, just to wonder if it’s the same person who is replying to your messages each time? Or perhaps you’ve briefly thought to yourself that the person on the other end of the communication really needs to employ a spell-checker. Neither of …

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The Best and Worst Words To Use In Your Dating Profile

Words To Use In Your Dating Profile

Q: Are there specific words to use in your dating profile, to get better, or more responses? Is there any scientific research, or data from the big dating sites to help singles craft the perfect message? There’s a fair amount of data and research surrounding language and online dating sites, and I find it both …

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My Online Boyfriend Won’t Meet Me. Help?

Is Your Online Boyfriend Real?

Gillie wants to know if her online boyfriend is real, just really shy and/or busy, or, if she’s being catfished. “I’ve met a guy online and we’ve been dating through  Skype and Facebook for a long time. We both really like one another and have yet to meet in person. The physical distance is negotiable …

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What is Catfishing and Why Should You Care?

What is Catfishing and Why Should You Care?

What is catfishing? Simply, when one person pretends to be someone else online, almost always in an online dating context. Several well-known celebrities have been catfished quite publicly, including Manti Te’o and Thomas Gibson. How Did Catfishing Start? Catfishing isn’t a new concept; people have lied about their identities since the dawn of the personals column …

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