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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

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 ...
Aug. 09, 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...
Aug. 09, 2020

How to Use Zoosk Without Paying a Cent

Online dating has become a popular way for people to make real, lasting connections and find true love. If you haven’t already, you should take a l...
Aug. 09, 2020

Falling in Love With YOU: 7 Epic Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Da...

Oh, is it that time of year again? I hadn’t noticed. Yes, the delightful day on the calendar when everyone already in a relationship gets to fawn o...
Aug. 09, 2020

7 Online Dating Hacks for Gay Men

With millions of gay men looking for love online, the prospects are both exciting and daunting. If you’ve never been particularly succesful in find...
Aug. 04, 2020

Why You're Never Not Too Old to Try Online Dating

There’s some major truth in the old adage that you’re only as old as you feel. At 70, I’m still going strong. I write every day, I’m learning to be...
Aug. 04, 2020

When Millennials Scrooge: This New Breakup Trend Puts Money Befor...

Remember that Seinfeld episode where George broke up with his girlfriend to avoid buying her a Christmas gift? Of course not, it never happened. Bu...
Aug. 04, 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

What are the Most Common Dating Profile Lies?

Are there different degrees of dating app profile lying?
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

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.
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

These Hacks Can Help Singles Over 50 Find Love Online

So maybe you’re back on the dating scene and it’s been a while. Maybe someone recommended you check out online dating. Maybe you’re staring at your...
Aug. 04, 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Boosting Your Zoosk Dating Profile

These days we order our dinner and wardrobe online, so why not tonight’s date? You can probably name dozens of successful relationships in your ext...
Aug. 04, 2020

Asian Dating: 10 of the Best Sites Where You Can Meet Your Match

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.
Aug. 04, 2020

The Senior Dating Rulebook as Told by a Boomer Dating Expert

Finding life partners is problematic for too many seniors, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some tips to help seniors find dates with life partn...
Aug. 04, 2020

Online Dating, a Short History

Few things have taken more twists and turns over human history than the basic act of courtship. What is commonplace for our day and age was strange...
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

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...
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

Surprising Statistics about Gay Dating Online

The world of online dating has taken off amongst singles of all ages, from all corners of the world. While plenty of surveys have been carried out ...
Aug. 04, 2020

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

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

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.
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

How Seniors Can Avoid Online Dating Scams

When online dating first began back in the 1990s, people were pretty skeptical about the safety of these sites. Partially from a data protection po...
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

Tips for Single Parents Trying Online Dating

As single parents, online dating presents a unique challenge; getting to know someone who will not just add to your happiness and life, but your ki...
Aug. 04, 2020

10 Tips to Help You Stay Safe While Online Dating

Tens of millions of Americans have used online dating and it has quickly become one of the top ways that people find love today. That doesn’t mean ...
Aug. 04, 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 ...
Aug. 04, 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.
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 2020

Lifehacks for Lesbians Looking for Love Online

The world of online dating is finally catching up with, well, the world. Dating sites are becoming more accessible to all communities, and that’s a...
Aug. 04, 2020

Eye-Opening Statistics About Lesbian Dating Online

It was a long time coming. Match.com’s “LGBT in America” survey, that is. Since online dating first hit the scene, researchers have been conducting...
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

Lesbian Dating: 8 Questions That’ll Definitely Get you Responses

Dating is hard for everyone, but it can be particularly irksome for lesbians. Often, the LGBTQ community is stigmatized on the more traditional dat...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 2020

Is Online Dating Safe? Here's What We Know

With nearly a third of young adults in the US regularly using dating sites or apps to find a relationship or something non-committal—online dating ...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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-...
Aug. 04, 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 ...
Aug. 04, 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’...
Aug. 04, 2020

How to Choose The Best Online Dating Site

Looking for love online? You've come to the right place. Our experts reviewed the leading dating sites out there comparing their tools, features, p...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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.
Aug. 04, 2020

Gay Online Dating: 5 Questions You’re Too Afraid to Ask

Whether you’re new to the world of gay online dating, or whether you’ve tried it before—there are probably things you want to find out but don’t kn...
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

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...
Aug. 04, 2020

Isolationships? Lock-tail Hour? Yes, Dating Terms Are Still A Thi...

Online dating has given us as many clever dating terms as it has marriages. Okay, that’s an exaggeration. But it seems that with every passing year...
Aug. 04, 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 ...
Aug. 04, 2020

First Date on New Year's Eve? Here’s How to Make It Magical

The holiday season is rolling around, which means there is a whole new set of rules for online dating and making plans to meet in real life, especi...
Aug. 04, 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...
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

A Christian Single's Guide to Setting up an Online Dating Profile

If you’re a Christian single looking for love, then online dating is a great option for you. It’ll give you access to millions (literally) of other...
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

Can Christian Faith and Online Dating Coexist?

“People tend to think God's just going to drop this person in their lap.”
Aug. 04, 2020

Christian Dating Advice for Faithful Singles Online

Thanks to advanced filters, search tools, and personality tests, online dating sites are now corralling the enormous dating pool into smaller strea...
Aug. 04, 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...
Aug. 04, 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, ...
Aug. 04, 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’...
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

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...
Aug. 04, 2020

The Best Dating Sites for Christians

In a world quickly moving toward agnosticism, atheism, open spirituality, or simple humanism, it can be a struggle for someone who appreciates thei...
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’s New Coaching App Seeks to Help People Connect Better

Match has been serving members for 24 years, but recently it’s seen some heavy competition from younger dating apps like Tinder and Bumble. To reju...
Apr. 22, 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

Want to Find a Partner for the Holidays? Here’s How

Another holiday. Another party. Another festive occasion. And you just want to scream. Why? Because all of those situations have become nothing mor...
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

3 Dating Sites that are Perfect After a Breakup

3 Dating Sites that are Perfect After a Breakup
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

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...
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

Top 5 Apps like Tinder: Find the App for You

So you’ve swiped right, swiped left, gone on some dates here and there but you’re still closer to getting carpal tunnel syndrome than finding the l...
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

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 ...
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

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.
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

In 2019, You’re More Likely to Be Ghosted than Hit up for a Booty...

Imagine a world where we’re more likely to ghost our date than text them for a booty call.
Apr. 21, 2020

The Full Online Dating Guide for Lesbian Women Over 40

For women of all types, 40 is the new 30, or perhaps even younger than that, depending on how you see things. You may be in a much better place tha...
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

3 Dating Sites to Try Before You Quit Online Dating Forever

If you're single in 2019 and looking to change that, the first place to go is online. But for so many singles, online dating can be...exhausting.
Apr. 21, 2020

The Ultimate Online Dating Profile In 4 Simple Steps

In the world of online dating, a profile serves as a first impression. The profile is where photos are displayed in all of their glory, glimpses of...
Apr. 21, 2020

5 Reasons to Choose EliteSingles [VIDEO]

Online dating sites are helping more people find love than ever before, including those who never thought they had the time to date. EliteSingles​ ...
Apr. 21, 2020

What the Animal in Your Dating Profile Photo Says About You

In the world of online dating, it’s wise to take all the help you can get. If that comes in the form of a cute dog, or a camel in the desert, all t...
Apr. 21, 2020

3 Dating Sites You Need to Try This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the perfect time to step away from the daily grind and recapture your joy. You get a chance to stop, catch your breath and be...
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

5 Reasons to Choose Zoosk [VIDEO]

Finding the right dating site for you is kind of like finding the right date. You need to work out what’s important to you, find something (or some...
Apr. 21, 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 ...
Apr. 21, 2020

5 Reasons to Choose Match [VIDEO]

Finding that special someone can be tricky, but these days you’re not on your own. More people than ever are using online dating and with Match, yo...
Apr. 21, 2020

Online Dating for Single Parents – The Ultimate Q&A Guide

For parents, sometimes it can feel like your life is split into 2 chapters: before kids and with kids. The thing is, it can feel that way with you...
Apr. 21, 2020

Ask These 3 Questions Before Saying Yes to the First Date

It's time to think about online dating strategically. Every date you waste on someone who clearly isn’t a good fit, is time you could be spending d...
Apr. 21, 2020

10 Strategic Steps to Finding Love Online

Online dating sites can be overwhelming, but they're the best place to search for a potential partner. You probably wonder why you’re getting few t...
Apr. 21, 2020

Zoosk Insignia

The rise of mobile apps and online dating sites has opened up an endless global dating pool for searching singles. The world wide web has officiall...
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

Spice up Your Valentine’s Day With These Alternative Date Spots i...

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Jan. 05, 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

How Much Does Match Cost?

Like all good things, dating sites are not without their costs. But with the right research, you can find the right dating site for any budget. The...
Dec. 08, 2019

When Dating and Data Meet: Can Science Help You Build the Perfect...

A new crop of researchers has been using math to help you find love online. In the last few years, scientists and statisticians have been analyzing...
Nov. 13, 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