Dating Advice

Coping with singleness

Being single can be seen as a blessing or a curse. Being single is better than being in a bad relationship, but being in a healthy and supportive relationship is better than doing it alone. Like everything else, there are pros and cons to singleness. There are numerous benefits to enjoy if you have the right attitude and focus on keeping a positive outlook. Lift your head high, open your heart – you will go through this season without much difficulty. After all, you know very well that you are not the only single person in Australia.

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Choosing the right profile picture

You more than likely know this from your own experiences online, but it is worth repeating here again: a good profile picture is the most important thing about your profile! While we all like to think we are not shallow, a profile picture is your one chance, to attract interest at a glance. When you click through someone’s profile pages, what often tips the balance in your favour are the pictures you have put up. Read more…

What to write in the first message

Chat sites may be a thing of the nineties, but a well crafted, personal message is timeless. The content of your first correspondence should be carefully chosen, containing an individual note so that you catch the eye of the person you wish to chat with. It’s important to show that they are at the center of your attention. Read more…

What to wear on the first date

Here it is – the day of the first date! Of course you want to look good and of course you want your date to like how you look. So when it comes to choosing the perfect outfit, the most important thing is that you wear something you really feel comfortable in! Wearing uncomfortable clothes, where you have to worry about things falling out, or coming undone is a bad idea. It interferes with you concentrating on your date. That shirt which pinches your neck, or the dress which is a little too small, all bad ideas. Secondly, consider where you have your first date – if you are going to a restaurant, you shouldn’t wear jeans and a t-shirt, go for something a little more stylish. If you suck at dressing yourself, all hope is not lost. Ask a friend whose style you appreciate to help you out. Read more…

What to do on the first date

Deciding where to meet someone and what to do on your first date can not be overlooked in terms of its importance! Do you decide together? or do you make a recommendation? How ever your choose, try to find a place or an activity which is suitable for you and the person you are going to meet with. The first date is the crucial make or break point in most relationships – the amount of thought you put into it should reflect this. Read more…

What to do after the first date

So, you’ve finally had your first date and it all went well? Then it’s time to follow up and contact your date! There are several ways to approach this. Use your own common sense to follow up best, as my internet article won’t give you all the answers, just some ideas. Read more…