Latest posts in 'Advice'

19 Jul 2017

6 easy ways to give your profile a summer spruce

Category: Advice
Author: Karen
New season, new you, right? Well, perhaps you don't need to go as far as a full on makeover, but if you aren't getting enough action this summer, it might be time to overhaul your online image a little. If you've been on the site for a while and haven't yet met that person who makes your heart go boom, a few simple tweaks to your profile can really liven things up. Here are six easy ways to spruce up your profile and up your chances of a bit of summer lovin'!

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07 Jul 2017

Phones on dates: The dos and don'ts

Category: Advice
Author: Karen
If, like everyone else in the whole world, you have a mild to serious addiction to your mobile phone, you probably struggle not to look at it on a very regular basis. In many situations this is fine, but you need to be very careful how you act around your phone when you're on a date. Whilst you might spend an evening in a bar with your friends scrolling through Facebook and replying to texts, it's not appropriate and it will make for a terrible atmosphere if someone is trying to get to know you and you're more interested in checking Whatsapp. Here are five handy rules for good phone etiquette when on a date.

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05 Jul 2017
As we're all very well aware by now, photos are very important to online dating. It's to be expected that people will want to know what you look like before they meet you, and the better quality pictures you have, the more likely you are to have dates. In the age of the selfie, there's no excuse for not having a good picture of yourself, and you should have loads to choose from as we're all pretty snap happy now that we all have a camera on us pretty much the whole time. So, having pictures is important, but the question is: how many should you have for optimum dating success?

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16 Jun 2017

The best chance you'll have to meet The One

Category: Advice
Author: Karen
Back in the days of yore, when you'd live and die within a three mile radius and your choice for marriage was limited to your father's cousin's uncle's eldest or the village idiot, you'd probably learn very quickly to overlook the finer details of your beau's personality and looks, or lack thereof, and count yourself lucky to have made a match at all. In this day and age, we have a veritable smorgasbord of hot, clever, lovely people in front of us and we might reject someone based on the tiniest of details, safe in the knowledge that we can move on to the next person with a quick click. 

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07 Jun 2017

How to turn someone down with kindness

Category: Advice
Author: Karen
If you're playing the online dating game well you should be dating lots of different people, and types of people that you wouldn't usually consider so, unless you're lucky enough to fall head over heels on your first date, there will come a time when it's your turn to say no. It's a scary thought, but you can let someone down gently and remain on good terms with them. Here are a few ways how.

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