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Spoof-Site Amazon Dating Brings Just the Right Amount of Irony th...

It looks like Amazon. It feels like Amazon. And yes, it’s a spoof—but the timing of Amazon Dating is perfect.
Oct. 21, 2020

A Guide to Drinking Responsibly on Dates: All You Need to Know

We’re all pretty familiar with general etiquette when it comes to going out on dates, but how about when it comes to the topic of drinking on dates...
Oct. 21, 2020

Survey Says: What Percentage Of First Dates End Back At Someone’s...

Are you like 65% of people who consider a restaurant to be an ideal first date location, or more like the 2% who prefer “graveyard sex” for that in...
Oct. 21, 2020

10 First Date Red Flags That Signal You Should Get out of There ASAP

I’m willing to bet that we’ve all gone on our fair share of some pretty bad dates, and if you haven’t, then consider yourself one of the lucky ones.
Oct. 21, 2020

The 10 Most Common Online Dating Habits That No One Wants to Admit

Millions of people use dating apps to try to find their next casual hookup or long-term partner, and I’m one of them. No matter what we’re looking ...
Oct. 21, 2020

Is Virtual Dating the Future? If So, Here's How You Can Do It Right!

If you’re single and looking to mingle during this time of social distancing, lockdowns and general economic uncertainty, we have good news for you...
Oct. 21, 2020

If You're Going to Stalk Your Online Dating Match, Here's How to ...

Online dating apps are a great way to meet someone new, but matching with strangers can be intimidating when safety is your biggest priority, espec...
Oct. 21, 2020

How to Spot and Avoid a Fake Dating Site

Online dating has become a popular way for singles to meet, get to know one another, and even find long-term, committed relationships. As this new-...
Oct. 21, 2020

We Know Discrimination Happens on Dating Sites and Apps! Here's H...

I have a friend, let’s call him Matt. Matt’s a good-looking Asian guy with a solid career in the Aerospace industry. He’s affable, athletic, great ...
Oct. 21, 2020

Dating and Relationships in the #MeToo Era: A How-to Guide for Men

We all know that dating is the experience of forming an intimate relationship. From that perspective, there’s lots of information available about h...
Oct. 21, 2020

Top 10 Ways Mindfulness Can Help Ease Your Anxiety Before Going o...

Whether you’re nervous because of the current COVID-19 situation, are generally a more anxious person, or just can’t stand the idea of going on a d...
Oct. 19, 2020

Learn How to Flirt With These Emojis to Help Improve Your Dating ...

You might put them in your online dating profile. You probably send them when you’re texting. Yup, you guessed it – we’re talking about emojis.
Oct. 15, 2020

Dating for Christians: The Sites and Apps That Can Help You Find ...

In a world quickly moving toward agnosticism, atheism, open spirituality, or simple humanism, it can be a struggle for someone who appreciates thei...
Oct. 14, 2020

Match vs. Zoosk: Which Will Come Out On Top?

Zoosk and Match are 2 of the heavyweights in online dating. Match was the first official dating site on the scene, with over 20 years of experience...
Oct. 14, 2020

Match's Missed Connections Feature: How to Find Love Nearby

Match has a new feature to give serendipity a little shove in the right direction.
Oct. 14, 2020

EliteSingles vs. Zoosk: Which Will Be Your Winner?

When you think about the hottest dating sites in the US, EliteSingles and Zoosk are both on the shortlist.
Oct. 12, 2020

How to Use Match for Free

With so many dating sites out there, you may be a bit hesitant to crack open the wallet for just anybody. Match is one of the world’s largest datin...
Oct. 08, 2020

The 5 Best Dating Sites for People Who Hate Dating Sites

We tend to idealize the days before technology consumed every facet of our lives. But when your phone dies, and you're forced to drive around lost ...
Oct. 07, 2020

EliteSingles vs. Match.com: Battle of the Brands

Match has been one of the world’s biggest and most successful online dating sites for over 20 years. EliteSingles​ is a newer player on the dating ...
Oct. 07, 2020

Survey: Do Americans Look for the Same Qualities in a President a...

Do Americans let race influence who they’ll vote for? How about who they’ll marry? The answers may surprise you.
Oct. 06, 2020

Top 10 Benefits of Getting to Know Someone Virtually Before Meeti...

It's the age of the geek, baby, and like it or not, technology has snuck into nearly every aspect of our lives. Even the most intimate ones. Well, ...
Sep. 25, 2020

Love at First Swipe: Stories from Real Couples Who Met Online

It might sound strange today, but not all that long ago, it was still a rather novel concept to meet the love of your life online. Sure, there was ...
Sep. 23, 2020

How Long Should You Wait to Date After a Breakup? Well, It Depends!

So you just broke up with someone and are now looking to start dating again. Congratulations! With every ending comes a new beginning. Whether you’...
Sep. 23, 2020

What to Do When Your Date Looks Nothing Like Their Profile Pic

Going from matching on a dating app to meeting IRL can be super intimidating in and of itself. Now, imagine having a first date with someone who yo...
Sep. 23, 2020

The Results Are In: How Many People Actually Tell the Truth on Th...

Check your Tinder, Zoosk, and OurTime bios, folks, because 62% of people who use online dating apps claim that bad spelling and grammar is a major ...
Sep. 23, 2020

10 Celebrities Who’ve Tried Finding Love On Dating Apps Just Like...

Being a celebrity doesn’t automatically give you a golden ticket to relationship-ville. In fact, many celebrities have a harder time in the relatio...
Sep. 23, 2020

Love Is out There, Find It Today: Best Dating Sites for Over 50s

It’s never too late for love and if you’re thinking you’re too old for online dating—think again. These days, the over 50 crowd is the fastest grow...
Sep. 17, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Lesbians

With the advent of Her, a dating app created exclusively for queer women, the online dating world became that much more accommodating for lesbian, ...
Sep. 16, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Gay Men

There’s no shortage of apps for gay men looking to find a partner. Whether you’re looking for a long-term relationship or a one-night fling, there’...
Sep. 16, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Professionals

Since you’re a career-oriented professional, you probably don’t have time to go on dates every night. Online dating sites are ideal—you just need t...
Sep. 12, 2020

The Best Dating Sites and Apps for Jewish Singles

You may be interested in someone Jewish because you care deeply about sharing your religion and culture with your significant other, or maybe you j...
Sep. 11, 2020

Top 10 Asian Dating Sites: Love Is Out There, Find It Today

Whether you're Asian yourself, or you'd like to meet an Asian man or woman, there are plenty of Asian dating sites for you to choose from.
Sep. 11, 2020

Top 5 Apps like Grindr: Find the App for You

If you’re in the gay dating scene, you’ve probably used Grindr or have considered using Grindr to meet men. But whether you’ve used it with no succ...
Sep. 11, 2020

How Much Does eharmony Cost?

Dating sites like eharmony, use sophisticated algorithms and comprehensive personality tests to match compatible people. You might think the more s...
Sep. 11, 2020

The Top 10 Dating Sites and Apps for Sober Singles

Dating can be a challenge, but is it more so when you're sober? As someone who regularly works with singles who choose to drink a little or not at ...
Aug. 11, 2020

Got a Date With a Vegetarian? Here Are 10 Things You Shouldn't Me...

Dating a vegetarian is no different than dating a meat eater, except for the fact that they don’t eat meat. That’s it! However, people typically sa...
Aug. 04, 2020

Top 10 Gamer Dating Sites for 2020

In short, modern-day gaming is definitely not a game. This is why gamers need dating options that are unique to their personalities and passions. S...
Aug. 04, 2020

Top 10 Dating Apps for Virtual Relationships

While the world continues to adopt and adapt to a pandemic age, so is online dating. It has allowed us to see that getting together for an in-perso...
Aug. 04, 2020

All You Need to Know About Making the Most of Dating From Home

If you’re single during the novel coronavirus pandemic, then you’re well aware that the dating struggle is realer than ever right now.
Aug. 04, 2020

Dating Someone With Anxiety? These 10 Tips Can Help Them, and You

Having anxiety makes everything way more complicated than it has to be, especially when it comes to dating. I have generalized anxiety and pretty b...
Aug. 04, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Bisexuals

Ask any single person out there, and if they're feeling comfortable, they'll tell you that the dating scene is a nightmare. The issues are only com...
Aug. 04, 2020

Surprising Statistics About Senior Dating Online

As we age, we enter a new stage in life filled with wonder, insight, and a carefree approach to all that life has to offer. It also comes with some...
Aug. 04, 2020

Will the Majority of Couples Meet Online by 2030? This Study Thin...

“So where’d you two meet?”
Aug. 04, 2020

Should You Sleep With A Guy On The First Date? If Not, When’s App...

Ah, the age-old question that most of us sexual beings ask ourselves (and maybe even our friends) whenever we’re about to go on a first date: “Sho...
Aug. 04, 2020

10 Out-Of-The-Box Date Ideas That Are Guaranteed to Impress

If you’re looking for some quirky, weird or even racy date ideas that will impress someone looking to do something a little different, look no furt...
Aug. 04, 2020

Lesbian Dating: Finding Love Online for Pride Month

It’s June, and you know what that means: Pride is upon us! Everywhere across the globe people will be attending parades, parties, and protests in h...
Aug. 04, 2020

Free Trials and Pricing for the Best Dating Sites

Online dating sites have revolutionized the way singles meet, improving the chances of finding love and companionship for millions of people around...
Aug. 04, 2020

Which Personality Type Should You Date? Check out Our Myers-Brigg...

INTJ. ENFP. ISTP. ESTJ. These may seem like random configurations of letters, but they actually mean something. They’re 4 of the 16 different perso...
Aug. 04, 2020

Some Surprising (& Supportive!) Statistics About Christian Online...

As a good Christian man or woman living in the 21st century, you’ve no doubt had the internal debate with yourself at some point or another. Should...
Aug. 04, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Women

All men are jerks. It’s just an irrefutable truth of the world. Or at least that’s what you could start to believe if you’ve been to the wrong dati...
Aug. 04, 2020

10 Surprising Reasons Online Dating Can Help You Connect in the A...

As the coronavirus continues to alter our lives, it’s important to stay connected to the things that, well, keep us connected.
Aug. 04, 2020

10 First Date Questions You Can Ask to Ensure the Conversation Flows

When I speak with clients about first dates, the number one question I get is how to prevent the conversation from becoming an interview. On dates,...
Aug. 04, 2020

The Best Dating Sites and Apps for Muslim Singles

Muslim singles know and understand the frustration of looking for a compatible long-term partner on today’s dating scene. It’s hard for anyone to f...
Jul. 30, 2020

Match vs. Tinder: Battle of the Heavyweights

Match revolutionized dating when it first burst onto the scene back in 1995. Flash to 2012, and a little company called Tinder comes along, taking ...
Apr. 21, 2020

How to Navigate Dating in a Post #MeToo World

CONTENT WARNING: This article discusses sexual assault and/or abuse, which may be triggering or upsetting for some readers.
Apr. 21, 2020

Think Online Dating Is Just About Romance? Think Again

News flash! If you just moved to a different state, live in a big city, or generally experience feelings of loneliness and crave the urge to make n...
Apr. 21, 2020

What Are the Best Online Dating Pickup Lines?

If you’ve ever used a dating app before, then you know just how hard it can be to strike up (and keep up) a solid conversation with someone you bar...
Apr. 21, 2020

Eharmony vs. Match: Discover the Right Dating Site for You

Match is one of the world’s most famous online dating sites, and has over 20 years of experience matching singles. Eharmony is also a household nam...
Apr. 21, 2020

Can You Get Through These Love Stories Without Signing up for One...

A re-proposal, neighbors meeting online, and a first kiss fail: How far can you get without signing up?
Apr. 21, 2020

Free-Spirited Dating: Everything You Wanted to Know but Were Too ...

Tired of the traditional dating paradigm? Who said love has to be restricted to just 2? If you’re interested in checking out more open-minded datin...
Apr. 21, 2020

Online Dating Over 50: Zoosk Seniors vs. OurTime

Looking to sign up for an online dating site but not sure which one’s the right fit? We’ve compared 2 of the best dating sites for the 50+ crowd—Zo...
Apr. 21, 2020

3 Better Dating Sites for Single Mothers in 2019

Get back into the dating scene on your own terms
Apr. 21, 2020

Looking for an Alternative to Ashley Madison? Check out These Fli...

With over 124 million visitors monthly, Ashley Madison reigned supreme in the online dating world for flirty dating. But, with its recent unwanted ...
Apr. 21, 2020

Which is Better? Tinder or Zoosk: Battle of 2 Dating Giants

In the online dating game, few websites can match the impact and wealth of features of Zoosk and Tinder. Both have proven to be very effective tool...
Apr. 21, 2020

The Top 10 Lists to Find the Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift

Finding the right Valentine’s Day gift has a lot to do with knowing what stage of the relationship you’re in. What might be appropriate for your hu...
Apr. 21, 2020

The Best Dating Site: Zoosk or OKCupid?

When it comes to online dating sites, Zoosk and OKCupid have both been around for quite some time, have large user bases, and have earned themselve...
Apr. 21, 2020

How to Choose a Dating Site According to Your Personality

Whether a previous relationship has ended, or you’re new to the dating game and looking to explore your options, there are many online dating sites...
Apr. 21, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Introverts

Introverts crave meaning and intimacy, prefer quality over quantity, and let’s not even get started on the dreaded small talk. All these things can...
Mar. 19, 2020

Study: How Long Does It Take to Meet ‘The One’?

Dating isn’t easy. Between dinners, movies, and drinks with numerous potential partners, most of us wish we could hit fast forward and go ahead and...
Feb. 13, 2020

These 10 Famous Quotes Will Make You Want to Find Love Right Now

Over the many centuries, artists of all genres and mediums have tried to define what love is, how we can relate to it, and why humankind is so trou...
Dec. 30, 2019

What Are the Most Overused Locations for Dating Profile Pics?

Sure, when it comes to choosing your online dating photos, you want to appear in surroundings that evoke beauty, romance, adventure. But being uniq...
Aug. 05, 2019