Is Social Media Destroying Romance?

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[hana-code-insert name='ChristianCafeNew' /] Facebook is great and we can stay in contact with all the people and give them a poke or a comment whenever we want. But is this to the detriment of the excitement we get at the beginning of a relationship as we can already find out a lot about our potential partner just by looking at their Facebook pages and twitter feed. One problem is that if you look at the Facebook page of your potential partner, you already know a lot of the information about them and you don’t want to give the impression of being a “Facebook stalker”, which a lot of people tend to throw around quite flippantly. But really when you are taking an interest in what they think and what is…
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Valentines First Date Tips for Guys

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[hana-code-insert name='ChristianCafeNew' /] That time of year is fast approaching that us singletons dread – Valentines Day. Every year on the 14th of February love birds across the nation suddenly switch to some kind of altered state of sappiness and any respect you once had for them flies out the window as they turn their attentions to writing slushy, clichéd, poetry in cards the size of a small bungalow in the shape of a fluffy teddy bear. OK, maybe I’m a tad bitter, at least I used to be until I found a sure fire way of landing that hot date on Valentines Day that means you’re not stuck indoors on your own like the proverbial lemon. Snaring the Date The first stage is getting a date, even if you…
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Online Dating 101

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[hana-code-insert name='SingleParentDating' /] Online dating has its own rules and perils.  If the concept of online dating is new to you, this article will give you some basic information to help you successfully navigate the scene. To start with, there are different platforms for online dating services.  The most basic is a general online dating service where you can view everyone who has posted a profile.  Samples of this type of general dating sites include FriendFinder, and Match.com.  Then there are relationship-based services that find you a match based on criteria for compatibility.  This type of service is generally for those who take dating and finding a mate more seriously such as sites like eHarmony.  Social networking sites such as Facebook and Friendster are also venues for online dating, although…
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Online Dating Tips and Advice

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[hana-code-insert name='SingleParentDating' /] There are so many great online dating tips that will improve your success rate of meeting people online. That’s mainly because it can be an overwhelming and complicated process, especially if you are new to it. Profile writing, sending messages, choosing a picture, and carrying conversation are important aspects of online dating. Choosing the right site is important to your success. If you are very busy and don’t have the time to put into finding potential dates and matches, you may be interested in choosing one of the algorithm-based dating sites such as eHarmony. If you are adventurous and have the time you can opt for a free site, such as Plentyoffish. Now that you have your site chosen, here are a number of online dating tips.…
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Top Online Dating Service Websites

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[hana-code-insert name='SingleParentDating' /] Top Online Dating Service Websites The top three online dating services of the year are most likely to be same top 3 as last year, as new polls are showing. Match.com, Yahoo! Personals and eHarmony are in the lead again for top honors as well as top revenue generation. [caption id="" align="alignright" width="240"] Here's another potential eHarmony date. Why do you suppose he's smiling? (Photo credit: David Reber's Hammer Photography)[/caption] However, these top sites are now facing stiff competition from niche sites like JDate for Jewish singles, Christian Club for Christian singles, and Shaadi for Indian singles. Targeted sites like those are ever popular, and one can find a site that matches any discriminating love interest. Even popular social networking sites like FaceBook and MySpace have organized…
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Online Dating Growing Through the Ages

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[hana-code-insert name='ChristianCafeNew' /]   Online Dating Growing Through the Ages   In the world of love, online dating services have become the apple in the Garden of Eden. Everyone is having a bite. Even those that thought just a few years back that they would never partake, now do. Only those that sell porn rival online dating sites.   [caption id="" align="alignright" width="240"] Online Dating Workshop (Photo credit: jay mann)[/caption]   Online dating services are usually defined as any online service that offers unmoderated matchmaking, although that definition is always changing. Take for example the relatively new offshoot of social networking for singles, with subgroups within Facebook and Second Life becoming de facto dating services.   But traditionally, sites like Match.com, Yahoo! Personals and eHarmony have led the charge, and…
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