Dating Advice

Dating Advice – How to get success from your experience

If you are really looking for love, follow our short list of handy online dating tips and you’ll be well on your way to finding love:

  • Do’s
    • Be yourself, everyone else is taken.
    • Be honest in your profile. You don’t want to start off your relationship on a lie.
    • Be courteous and kind to people that show an interest in you, it’s a compliment
    • Upload photos, you’ll be more likely to attract attention and make sure they are current
    • Verify yourself, this will show other users you are genuine
    • Only contact people you are really interested in so you can focus on them properly.
    • Get to know your matches on the site first before agreeing to a meeting
    • Keep your profile fresh by updating it with any major changes, rotating your profile picture for instance
  • Don’ts
    • Don’t take it personally if someone doesn’t respond to your advances, just move on
    • Don’t use aggressive or rude language and don’t send nasty messages
    • Don’t send the same messages to lots of users, you should be selective and personalise messages
    • Don’t stand for trolling, report any harassment to our Customer Care Team
    • Don’t lie in your profile or use misleading or fake photographs, remember that when you meet someone you can’t Photoshop yourself
    • Don’t swap contact details until you have decided to meet up
    • Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, not everyone takes a great photo.

You’ve followed our tips and now you think you’ve met someone worth dating. Take all the necessary precautions when arranging a date (Safety Tips). Be on time, be presentable, be respectful and above all, be your wonderful self. Once you’ve had a few dates, it can be tricky to work out when dating becomes a relationship and how best to get there. So take your time and enjoy the dating stage. Getting to know each other is a lot of fun but it’s important that you are honest so being yourself is essential. Your perfect match should want you for you. Games are for players so don’t play them. If you have made a genuine connection with your match then the rest will take care of itself.