Dating Advice

What to do on the first date

Finding the perfect location for your first date is a decision which should not be taken lightly! Do you decide together? or do you offer options? How ever your choose, try to find a place or an activity which is suitable for the pair of you. The first date is the first, crucial, make or break point in most relationships – the amount of thought you put into it should reflect this. Read more…

Choosing the right profile picture

You know this from your own personal experiences: a good profile picture is very important for the first impression on a dating site, even more so with the growth of apps like “Tinder”! When you click through someone’s profile pages, the most obvious thing which catches our attention is the first picture you see. That is why you should keep a couple of factors in mind, when you try to find the perfect picture. Read more…

What to write in the first message

The content of the first message should be well chosen and should contain custom written content. Try to catch the eye of the person you wish to get to know by creating space for conversation, mention things you find interesting about their profile and also elements of your personality’s or interests which match. You also have to show that he or she is the center of attention as well. Read more…

South African Dating Sites – Choosing the right service for you

With so many different services on offer, choosing the right South African dating site can be difficult. From the extremely specific niche providers such as muddymatches and dateginger.org (catering to farmers and redheads respectively) all the way up to the super dating-sites like be2 and Zoosk, it’s not surprising that most of us are paralyzed by the choices available to us. Read more…

3 Fun Ideas for First Dates

So, there’s this girl that makes you smile every time you receive a message from her. Or this guy who cracks you up with his sense of humour each time he replies to your messages. After a couple of email exchanges, you both decided to take this to another level: a first date. Read more…

Coping with singleness

Finding yourself in a large city like Johannesburg where life gets busy and where opportunities to meet new people are few, unless you hang out at a lot of bars on Friday nights or accept every invitation to a braai evening, can be hard if you are single.

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