Archive for 'DATING NEWS AND DATING TRENDS' Category

Guest Blog Post – Friends and Dating

By Melissa Messer - Last updated: Friday, July 13, 2012

  Friends are great. They’re there for you, you’re there for them. Once you enter into a relationship, however, things can get complicated. Nobody wants to bore a friend to death with the minute details of their relationships, but there is definitely something to be said for having someone to confide in. Your friends (in […]

Guest Blog Post – Would You Date Yourself?

By Siggy Buckley - Last updated: Saturday, March 17, 2012

  If you’re single, or divorced, or maybe just out of a relationship and reading this, you are probably looking for useful information on how to improve your chances of finding a new partner. There are gazillion websites and self-help books out there offering their expertise. Therefore it’s surprising to me that not all resources […]

The Valentine’s Day Hoax?

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Thursday, February 2, 2012

  Valentine’s day is a tradition that began in the Middle Ages. It is done in recognition of St Valentine, a christian martyr. Who was St. Valentine? Quite frankly, no one truly knows. St Valentine could actually have been one of three individuals who were martyred between AD 197 and AD 269. Why was St […]

As Facebook Goes Public, Online Dating May Take A New Turn

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Thursday, February 2, 2012

Facebook went public today to nobody’s surprise. The popular social app, “Are You Interested?” developed by Snap Interactive, Inc is built through Facebook’s platform. Due to this public venture, it is predicted that the popularity of online dating sites will grow even more as people continue to seek an easier and more convenient way to […]

Is Beauty A Curse For Women?

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Wednesday, February 1, 2012

We tend to believe that beautiful women have the world handed to them on a platter. They get the coolest friends, the cushy jobs, the leagues of endless male admirers, are picked out from the long lines at night clubs and given VIP treatment, have their way with little to no effort, and the list […]

Why Rejection Is Good For Men

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Wednesday, February 1, 2012

There is something that scares most man even more than losing the controls to their latest video game and that is rejection. In fact, this has been something that has plagued him ever since he was a child. In grade school, when he was trying to be break in to his new group of friends, […]

Hedge Fund Manager’s VERY Long Letter After Rejection

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012

Many people are afraid of rejection. However, even with that fear, some take it better than others. One of the reasons why online dating sites are so popular is because of the relative anonymity they provide. If a member turns down an invitation to have a conversation, no harm, no foul, you move on to […]

Never Give Up On Love

By Lucas Owen - Last updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012

If you find yourself single and wondering why you have not met that special someone, you are not alone. These feelings of loneliness and awkwardness may even be getting worse as Valentine’s Day draws ever closer. There is a reason why there is normally a massive influx of people joining online dating sites and gyms […]