Tips for dating site emails
- Jumping straight to giving out your phone number without having sent someone a message previously will make it look like you're just trying to get hold of their phone number.Wait until you have exchanged at least a couple of messages before giving out your phone number.“Good morning Donna, I thought I’d get in touch as we have so much in common and you seem like a really nice girl.
, we’d like to assume you know better than to make mistakes like these.
Still, navigating the world of online dating can definitely be tricky—what kind of message is clever, but not creepy?
What the hell are you supposed to say about yourself in your profile? [pagebreak] OUT-OF-TOWN AND OUT OF TOUCH The scenario: “A guy sent me a message saying that he wanted to meet up for a drink, but when I asked when he was free, he said he was ‘going out of town’ for the next two weeks and that we should schedule something after.” — Andrea, 31 The problem..the solution: If you tell a girl you’re “going out of town,” she’s going to assume you’re busy dating other women.
A lot of you are self-conscious about the fact that you’re on a dating site.
But obviously if she’s on the site too, you’re both in the same boat.
A good rule of thumb: if you aren’t available for a date within 7 days of sending the message, don’t send it.