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Dating By Text -- A Post-Date Joke Goes Wrong

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

Text messaging is a very direct, literal and immediate form of communication. Don't try to be subtle or even sarcastic or joking via text, because you risk being misunderstood or worse.

Dating By Text: How To Respond To A (Possible) Accidental Text

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

Crushable commenter leniseheather is having text messaging problems with her fiance -- she's worried that he may have sent her a text that was meant t...

Don't Wait Around For That Late Night Text

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

One of the primary uses for text messages in a dating/hook up situation, based on my own experience and that of my friends, is the "booty text." I've ...

Dating By Text: "Sext Me"

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

Oh, sexting, what a fruitful topic -- and one I've covered before. So when a friend of mine told me about a text she received from a guy this weekend,...

Modern Dating: A Guide To Sexy Texting

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

No matter what my own thoughts on sexting are, I think we could all use a helpful guide to the medium. After canvassing some close friends and sources, I have come up with some do's and don'ts.

Dating by Text -- How to Handle an Overshare Text

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Amanda Ernst

I frequently ask my friends to share their weird text messages with me. This one came from a friend of the guy who sent it, and not from the recipient, although that hardly matters. It's still weird and kind of creepy.

Why Text At All?

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

What are your thoughts about texting? Do you hate it or love it? Do you try to avoid it at all costs or do you view it as a necessary evil?

Spelling, Grammar And U: Texting Pet Peeves

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

We all have our little quirks, especially in the way we write, even when it comes down to emails or text messages or IMs. For example, I like to use t...

Dating by Text -- When Guys Don't Take A Hint

Amanda Ernst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Amanda Ernst

I was sitting around one evening after work with my roommates and some friends. One of the girls was telling us the story about a persistent guy -- yo...