Once you’ve begun browsing through the many great profiles on match, you’re sure to discover loads of people you’d like to learn more about.
But if you haven’t been on a date in a while, plucking up the courage to actually ask someone out can seem like a big step! With your fabulous profile in place and a potential match in mind, it may be tempting to sit back and wait for them to contact you, but if you really want to be successful, then taking the initiative yourself is key.
Getting in touch with potential dates really is easier than you think.
By simply clicking on the “interested in” button, you’re subtly letting someone know that you are indeed, “interested in” them.
Winking is a simple, free way to break the ice and let a fellow online dater know that you liked his or her profile.
And it’s easy to get started: upload a few snaps from your Facebook profile, add an optional bio, and start swiping through other users in your area.
Whilst our team has expanded over the years, we're still a family-run business, operating out of a converted barn on a farmyard in Northamptonshire, and pride ourselves on our friendly customer-service and the fact that we are the only independent dating site for genuine country-minded people.
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We like Ok Cupid's whole package — a huge user base, slick interface, the fact that it’s free — but its real strength lies in its robust matching algorithm.
It not only asks you questions about your personality, likes, and dislikes (“Do you think women have an obligation to keep their legs shaved?
Our writers explore and prepare you for the thoughts and feelings we all experience on our dating journey to keep things fun and interesting.