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The Truth About Online Dating

Ken Kirsh | Posted 03.30.2015 | Divorce
Ken Kirsh

After my wife and I untied the knot, I had to put myself back on the market. If you thought adolescence was awkward, try posting pictures of yourself online so people can instantly judge and dismiss you.

5 Reasons Rejection In Online Dating Hurts So Bad

Joe Seldner | Posted 03.27.2015 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

Online dating over 50 is a petri dish for weird behaviors, a lot of it kind of fascinating. But one of the weirdest behaviors is the phenomenon of people getting their feelings hurt by, and reacting angrily to, people they haven't even met.

10 Utterly Impossible April Fool's Day Headlines

James Napoli | Posted 03.26.2015 | Comedy
James Napoli

Since the Internet provides very few ways to trick you into thinking that your shoelace is untied, I thought it far more convenient to trick you into thinking the following ten headlines somehow represented reality.

How To Make Anyone Fall In Love With You In 36 Questions

Renee Fisher | Posted 03.10.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

Ever since junior high schools were invented, people have been wondering how to make other people fall in love with them. The advent of Internet dating created a far more sophisticated version of junior high school, where notes were passed.

How to Send Positive Signs to Your Potential Partner

Sheila Blagg | Posted 03.04.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Hand gestures, body language, and different words and phrases can carry hidden meanings, which could mean that your date is totally into you or that they're bored to death.

How To Tell If You're On A Date -- In One Chart

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams & Eva Hill | Posted 02.25.2015 | Women

Understatement of the century: Dating is confusing. This is especially true when you factor in how often people don't know if they're actually dating ...

The Superficiality of Online Dating Apps

Mara Opperman | Posted 02.20.2015 | Women
Mara Opperman

This myriad of online dating apps have given rise to a pick and choose shopping behavior that emphasizes looks more so than ever. We now browse potential suitors as if we're looking through a catalog, or better yet.. window shopping.

2015: Would Hollywood Be Seduced by Marty?

Joseph Cooper | Posted 02.19.2015 | Entertainment
Joseph Cooper

By his own account, Marty is "fat and ugly, fat and ugly." To complete the picture, he's a hesitant never-been-married gap-toothed 34-year-old Bronx butcher who still lives with his mother.

A Woman Faces the Men Who Rejected Her -- and Makes a Surprising Discovery

Sara Eckel | Posted 02.17.2015 | Women
Sara Eckel

When Lea Thau was 38, her fiancé broke up with her while she was pregnant with their child. She subsequently became single for the first time in her adult life.

6 Scary Stories That Will Make You Rethink The Black Hole That Is The Internet

Erin Kelly | Posted 01.08.2015 | Crime

The world is a scary place -- but the Internet can be even scarier. Between a simple Google search and scrolling through your Facebook feed, there ...

Looking For Love This Week? You're Not Alone

Sara Eckel | Posted 02.28.2015 | Women
Sara Eckel

Getting jilted during the holidays is rough, but there is a bright side for both new and long-term singles. In terms of the numbers anyway, this is the very best time to look love.

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Dating After a Divorce

Sheila Blagg | Posted 01.30.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Now that you are divorced or otherwise single, what are you looking for? You've probably been asked that question, or a variation of it, many times, and it's not always easy to pin down an answer.

My Month of Online Dating Detox (Pt. II)

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.14.2015 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I think I genuinely lasted an entire week without logging on to any of the sites. But one night, I'd had a crappy day at work and couldn't sleep. I lay in bed, thoughts racing through my head. Just a little Tinder wouldn't hurt. My phone beckoned -- no implored -- me to pick it up and swipe. So I did.

50 Ways to Leave Your Lover - But One Way to Have a Successful Relationship

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

Paul Simon sang about "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover." But there is one sure way to have a successful love relationship with the "right one." To le...

My Month of Online Dating Detox

Jamie Silverman | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I'd talk to guys for weeks without either of us initiating any hangout. We were virtual pen pals, wasting one another's time with random texts at odd hours.

How Internet Dating Has Become Ruthless

Chloe Johnson | Posted 12.13.2014 | Women
Chloe Johnson

I know people who are now in my historic high heels and I'm shocked to hear how online dating has developed in a decade.

After the Breakup: 'How Did I Miss the Signs?'

Sara Eckel | Posted 12.09.2014 | Women
Sara Eckel

No one can ever really know what's in another person's heart or brain, and everyone, single or married, is at risk of being devastated by love. It can happen to anyone at any time. If you can remove the self-blame, then you can start to be curious about what's developing between the two of you rather than be worried about it.

3 Things to Help You Recover From Dating Burnout

Ivy Allen | Posted 11.23.2014 | Women
Ivy Allen

Can't muster up the energy to check your online account? Read the text message from your date last night and rolled your eyes? Posted a rant on the woes of the opposite sex on your FB page? You might be suffering from dating burnout.

Yagana Shah

The 5 Types Of Dating Profiles You Should Skip Immediately

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.03.2014 | Fifty

When it comes to dating, it can be a jungle out there. Yes, anyone who's ever dated knows how brutal the scene can be. It's even worse when you're jus...

Owning Up to Online Dating

Stephen Mariani | Posted 11.12.2014 | Technology
Stephen Mariani

When I first explained how we met to friends and family, I felt as if I needed to justify it. I'd say something like, "Well, my roommate tried it out and it seemed to work for him."

How To Supercharge Your Dating Life

David Kanegis | Posted 10.23.2014 | Fifty
David Kanegis

Whether it's an introduction from a friend, a dating website or a happenstance meeting in a coffee shop... the more you know about yourself the better your chances of finding a great match.

Online Dating: 7 Easy Ways to Fill Your Date Card

Julie Spira | Posted 10.21.2014 | Style
Julie Spira

Guys will increase their chances of a response by 10 percent if they send emails between 9 am and 10 am, while the best time for women to send email messages is between 10 pm and 11 pm.

Confessions of a Recovering Cybersleuth

Michelle Martin | Posted 10.20.2014 | Divorce
Michelle Martin

I am admired and sought after for my cybersleuthing skills. I am a cybersleuthing legend. But today, I officially lay down my mouse, and admit that I have a problem. Yes, today I must announce that I am hanging up my cybersleuthing ways forever.

Online Foreplay and Bringing Sexy Back

Brandon Andrew Robinson | Posted 10.12.2014 | Gay Voices
Brandon Andrew Robinson

Online foreplay is a conversation that allows individuals to mutually share their fantasies and sexual wants. Users can erotically turn each other on while trying to express their desires and sexual practices. This online foreplay becomes a way to negotiate one's sex life.

The 10 Commandments of Sex, Dating and Relationships After Divorce

Ian Oliver | Posted 10.05.2014 | Divorce
Ian Oliver

Optimal relationship behavior is often learned and many divorcées are out of the loop when it comes to new relationship behavior because we have become accustomed to the same habits of our ex.