Tag: Dating

How to Use Online Dating Safely and Effectively

Falling in love and forming meaningful relationships online is more common now than ever. About 15% of American adults admit to using online dating sites or mobile apps to find a significant other. In fact, use of these platforms has nearly tripled among 18- to 24-year-olds in the past six years, from 10% in 2013 Read More…

Keep an Eye Out for These Romantic Red Flags

When you’re in love, it’s easy to be fooled. You want to give the object of your affection the benefit of the doubt. You never want to believe he or she would hurt you. However, sometimes, that makes it all too easy to be deceived. That experience is common. According to a recent study published Read More…

All About Tinder

Finding a date in person can be difficult. Bars are loud and crowded. Your friends can’t always match you up very well. And let’s face it, just stumbling across your soulmate is unlikely. That’s why more people are taking their love life online, with online dating sites and apps becoming commonplace. One of the most Read More…

How to Tell if Someone in a Long Distance Relationship Is Cheating

Long-distance relationships used to be nearly impossible. After all, if your only option for communicating with someone is writing and mailing a letter, it would have been very easy to get frustrated with the state of the relationship. The telephone helped couples hear each other’s voice and stay in touch on a daily basis. But Read More…

Online Catfishing: 6 Ways to Avoid Fakes Online

More people than ever are using online dating sites to find a partner; you very well may be one of them. In fact, about 40 million Americans use online dating sites, with 27% of young adults using either a dating website or an app on their phone. It’s more common than ever to find a Read More…

How To Be Trusting in the Digital World

In most cases, it’s good to have a healthy level of skepticism in life. You don’t want to blindly believe everything you’re told, as it can easily lead to disaster. However, if you’re not careful, that skepticism can easily become paranoia. Then you’ll have a hard time trusting anyone you run into online. If you’re Read More…

4 Ways to Find Your High School Sweetheart Again

High school is a time of growth and change. When high schoolers aren’t working, studying, or applying to colleges, they’re making friends and cutting off friendships, forming and breaking cliques, and overall learning how to become adults. Sometime during that crazy whirlwind of a journey, you probably had a girlfriend or boyfriend that you adored. Read More…

5 Ways to Tell If They’re “The One”

The concept of “The One” is constantly talked about in rom-coms, blog posts, romance novels, and so much more. However, how do you really know if you’ve found that special person? Really, just about anyone can develop into “The One.” If you’ve been with someone for a long time, he or she may become someone Read More…

Love on the Internet: Do Apps Lead to a Real Relationship?

In the current age of social media and digital communication, online dating has become a significant force. About 19% of all U.S. internet users currently use dating websites and apps. When we break this down and only look at singles, 66% have used online dating. For those considering online dating or who have tried it Read More…

Communication: The Most Important Part of a Relationship

Relationships, both romantic and platonic, are complicated. Even if you don’t have a romantic partner, you almost certainly have multiple platonic friendships that are important to you. In every relationship, there are going to be disagreements, but those disagreements shouldn’t signal the end of your relationship. In a healthy relationship, you can work out problems Read More…