Updates: 07/13/2014What are pros and cons of online dating?Rather than helping you get into a relationship, what online dating could do for you? To make use of this type of dating, you had better beware of its advantages and disadvantages.You've probably seen the commercials for popular online dating sites that claim they can help you find your "perfect match." It sounds great.You can fill out a profile, answer some questions and get matched with other compatible singles -- all from the comfort of your own living room.
We all know that signing up an online dating website is so easy and quick.
Dating sites certainly help some individuals find loving, happy relationships.
There are disadvantages and pitfalls of online dating to consider as well.
– An errant hand around your shoulder or a side of a face: What kind of person crops their best buddy out of a picture? Con: So we’re at the point now where everybody does it, right? Our entire lives are spent with our nose in a screen, and 90% of us at least have a dormant Friendster profile. Con: Do you have time to deal with that one guy that you went out with that one time, and is now phone/email/Twitter/Facebook stalking you?
Spending an entire Sunday hungover, in sweats, on the couch, eating Mexican/Chinese/Italian, talking to your girlfriends about what happened last night and scrolling through dating profiles. No matter how good your profile is, your picture is eleventythousand more times important. This is what they’re saying inside when they look at your picture: – If taken in the bathroom mirror: is the line for on-line dating. – ECU of a single feature: You’re hiding something. Stare until his image is burned into your brain, and feel free to imagine if he’ll go well with that sundress you just bought, and in your passenger seat, and with your faces squished together in a photo booth. Pro: Great alternative for those who don’t have time to go out every night in the hopes of “meeting someone” (blech).