Separate Online Dating From Facebooking

There are a couple things you should consider about online dating in the era of Facebook.

One, remember that people’s online dating profiles are intended for viewing and interest. If you see a profile you like, you’re encouraged to initiate contact. Many Facebook profiles, on the other hand, are not intended for dating purposes. In fact, you’ll find that you can click on the “information” section of the profile to determine whether the person is looking for “friendship” or “dating.” Many people are on Facebook to establish or renew friendships, so searching out a mate while you are Facebooking may not be the finest use of your time.

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