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Is Your Dating Profile a Tasty Cupcake?

Welcome to 2012, everyone! When you've read as many dating profiles as I have, you start to notice patterns. Whether it's writing about your ex, being negative, starting every sentence with "I", or not giving your audience any reason to write you, I think I've covered a lot of them in the past. (If you're new, click on Geek Dating Advice and take a surf through the archives!) But I missed this one! A Good Example Let's look at an example of good web design. I'm going to be a little … [Read more...]

Spotting a Fake Online Dating Profile: Is That Picture For Real?

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Ever wonder if a profile you've seen on your dating site is for real? Maybe the person looks too good to be true. They're ultra geeky, they're super attractive (to you!) and best of all, they've emailed you and are interested in getting to know you better! Surely, there's a catch. The good news is that more often than not, there's not. There are millions of good singles out there on online dating sites and they're just like you. But there are spammers and scammers too. Luckily, the fine … [Read more...]

Are You Making Easy-To-Fix Mistakes In Your Dating Profile?

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There's something in your dating profile that is sending your potential matches running for the hills... or is there? If your dating profile is under-performing (lots of views but very few winks and emails), do a quick check to see if you've made one of these easy-to-fix mistakes: Inappropriate or Confusing Photos Gentlemen, no matter how buff you are, a shirtless photo is never the way to go. (Ladies, unless you're on an adult dating site, shirtless photos are out for you, too.)  If you … [Read more...]

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Coping With Being Single: Ur Doin’ It Wrong

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What do you think of her? Pretty hot, no? She's fit, pretty, and she's got no less than three geeky-awesome items on her. But when the folks at Geeks Are Sexy posted this picture on their Facebook Fan page, the first comment was from a girl mocking the girl in the photo for having a hairy belly. This was followed by folks either saying they didn't see it (or didn't care!), or people (mostly women) having a laugh at the model's expense. Really, people? Girls, Seriously, Grow the Hell … [Read more...]

Dear Anon-O-Box: A Geek Girl With No Dating Hope In Sight

Dear Anon-O-Box, I have been on the online dating thing for 3 years now. I've been a member of most of the well-known ones... nothing. I got professional photos done, had friends tweak my profiles... nothing. I email guys I don't really like and still... nothing. If you're not a "dating site" can you tell me where you would recommend I try? been on gk2gk, match.com, datehookup.com, mature singles.com, friendfinder.com, matchmaker.com, singlesnet.com, plenty of fish.com. I need … [Read more...]