Online Dating Articles

Browse through our latest articles for all the advice you need to become an online dating expert. Here you’ll find everything you need, from how to create a winning profile to the things you should never say on a first date! When it comes to dating online, the Top 5 Dating Sites team has seen it all, so you can count on us to provide you with all the info you need to succeed.
*The following tips and articles are solely recommendations and should not be considered as professional advice.

May Love Horoscope

Leah Goldberg | | 45 Likes | 0 Comments
There is a lot of activity occurring in the stars this month. If you are in a relationship enjoy what’s in store for you this month. If single, look to online dating sites and find him or her!     Taurus 21 April-21 May If single, it...
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The Rare Perfect Girl (And Why She Is On A Date With You)

Jake Soto | | 29 Likes | 0 Comments
Online dating is really a roll of the dice. I hate to quote Forrest Gump, but “you never know what you are going to get”. The two of you might have great chemistry in dating app emails and texts, maybe even talking on the phone, but when you...
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April Love Horoscope

Leah Goldberg | | 31 Likes | 0 Comments
There is a lot of activity occurring in the stars this month. If you are in a relationship enjoy what’s in store for you this month. If single, look to online dating sites and find him or her! Aries (21 March-20 April) If single, there will be...
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10 Signs That He Is Husband Material

Alexa Weeks | | 31 Likes | 0 Comments
Let’s face it, dating is hard. We are all looking for love, but in order to find it, we’ve got to put in the work. It takes hours on dating sites; scrolling through profiles, looking for a guy who stands out and then praying to the gods that he...
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The Appeal Of Dating The Alpha Male

Leah Goldberg | | 51 Likes | 3 Comments
We all know who he is, the leader of the pack. Somehow, when he walks into a room, he suddenly becomes the center of attention. He usually dresses well. He is beyond confident and often very successful. People like him and often, people are very...
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How to Calm Your Nerves On A Date

Alexa Weeks | | 52 Likes | 0 Comments
You’ve got a date tonight and you’re freaking out. It’s normal. In fact, the person who you have been virtually online dating with the past month, who is going to meet you for the first time too,…is also freaking out. Everyone is freaking...
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The 8 Most Romantic Cities In The World

Leah Goldberg | | 55 Likes | 0 Comments
You may have been dating your beau for the past few months or even years and want to explore the world together. Perhaps you met through online dating (there are so many free dating sites out there, after all) or you were introduced through mutual...
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March Love Horoscope

Leah Goldberg | | 60 Likes | 0 Comments
Aries (21 March-20 April) You and your partner will go on many adventurous travels together this month so book those tickets and look for ward to an exciting vacation. If single, expect to fall in love with someone from a different culture who...
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12 Best Gifts to Give the Woman You Just Started Dating

Alexa Weeks | | 65 Likes | 0 Comments
Love is a magical time for new couples! Perhaps you met each other through online dating through one of the best dating sites such as eHarmony. But when it comes to gift giving, things can get real awkward really quick. If you’re wondering whether...
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Online Dating in 2018: What to Look Out For

Jake Soto | | 305 Likes | 0 Comments
Online dating is far from being a new kid on the block. This phenomenon emerged decades ago and is now mainstream. Everybody gets online to look for romance, whether what they have in mind is a casual one-night-stand or a long term relationship....
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The Most Seductive Scents Of 2018

Leah Goldberg | | 54 Likes | 0 Comments
As women we always want to smell beautiful. Our olfactory sense is so important as it connects us to memories. A smell is more than just a smell. It intrigues, it attracts – it can even repel. The documentary The Empire of Scents available on...
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The Sexy Secret Taboo That Isn’t So Secret Anymore

Leah Goldberg | | 59 Likes | 0 Comments
A very popular trilogy hit the bookstores and then the big screen a few years ago – ‘Twilight’, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattison throwing them into the Hollywood stratosphere of superstardom. Many people don’t know this but it is...
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Top 10 Romantic Dates for Valentine’s Day

Leah Goldberg | | 42 Likes | 0 Comments
Meeting potential romantic partners does not happen every day. Sometimes romances are sparked at work, sometimes you meet through friends and more often than not people meet through online dating. Often these are free dating sites and really easy to...
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11 DIY Christmas Gifts from the Heart

Emma Walters | | 86 Likes | 0 Comments
You were looking for love and then you found it, maybe even through online dating - and now it's Christmas. It’s that time of the year again! The time where you face the dilemma of ‘What do you get someone who already has everything’? The...
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The Men We Dated In Our 20s (And What We Learned)

Alexa Weeks | | 104 Likes | 0 Comments
If I had to guess, I’d say that Prince Charming is certainly in his mid 30’s. But for some reason, we’ve always believed that we would find him in his 20’s. A fixer-upper that we could discover before he bloomed, clean him up, and make him...
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10 Signs That Your Crush Isn’t That Interested

Alexa Weeks | | 127 Likes | 2 Comments
There is a sociological theory called ‘The Principle of Least Interest’. You don’t have to research this theory to understand it, because you’re living it. It basically describes a relationship where one person is more committed than the...
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9 Tips To Finding Your Sizzling Summer Fling

Melissa Schreiber | | 150 Likes | 0 Comments
Berflupm adaybuzing. Huh? Oh sorry, that was just my summer brain speaking, or whatever’s left of it that hasn’t already melted away in this sweltering heat. What I meant to say was: You’ve been complaining about having a boring summer, but...
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7 Ways to Jump Ship Mid-Date (and survive)!

Melissa Schreiber | | 208 Likes | 0 Comments
When you are looking for love, the dating game can get exhausting, especially when it comes to online dating. You meet a seemingly nice person online, you try to get excited for yet another first date and get yourself spruced up. You don’t really...
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eHarmony Updates Its Features for 2017

Emma Walters | | 230 Likes | 1 Comments
eHarmony is one of the online dating service giants. It has been around since 2000, and has seen much success. But almost two decades later, the world of online dating sites looks very different than it used to, and eHarmony has unveiled three major...
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How To Go From Chatting Online To Dating In Real Life

Alexa Weeks | | 233 Likes | 2 Comments
If you’re looking for someone to meet for a quick hook-up, that’s easy. Go on Tinder, swipe right, and have a quick fling within a few hours. But if you’re looking for someone with whom you can spark a connection and grow a real relationship,...
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20 Great Openings To Spark Conversations Online

Alexa Weeks | | 260 Likes | 0 Comments
During my experience with dating sites, often my inbox will be full of messages from matches that give me nothing to work with: “Whats up?” “How’s it going?” “You're so pretty” “What’s your name?”   These...
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5 Men To Avoid Dating After Your Divorce

Dana Simmons | | 254 Likes | 1 Comments
Let’s just say it’s probably been a while since your most recent "first date". You’re divorce is through and you can’t wait to move on to the next chapter in your life and find a meaningful relationship. Once you’re ready to enter the...
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First-Date Survival Guide

Emma Walters | | 230 Likes | 0 Comments
When looking for a relationship, there are two kinds of people in this world: the kind that breeze through first dates like they are the charming host of an awards show; and the kind that feel like they are walking into an FBI interrogation naked....
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Dos and Don’ts Of Profile Pictures For Men

alexs | | 305 Likes | 1 Comments
First impressions are everything when looking for love or a relationship, especially on the internet. The right profile picture will determine whether a potential partner is going to take the time to look at your profile, or pass you up...
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10 Niche Dating Sites To Find Love

Alexa Weeks | | 532 Likes | 0 Comments
Love is our human right! Everyone deserves to find happiness with a partner who fulfills them on every level. No matter what you’re into, whether it is socially strange, specific or just uncommon - there is someone out there that shares that same...
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Online Tools: The Keys To A Happy Long Distance Relationship

Emma Walters | | 263 Likes | 0 Comments
There has never been a better time for long distance relationships. Within the last decade, there has been an immense boom in the online dating and online communication market with people looking for love. This market has been propelled largely by...
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Top Ten Date Ideas That Don’t Suck

Dana Simmons | | 294 Likes | 0 Comments
Unless you are taking a Kardashian out on a date, odds are your date, who's actually just looking for love, doesn’t want to go to the fanciest restaurant in town to sit in a stiff chair feeling like they’re being interviewed....
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My 5 Worst Online Dates in Order of Disaster

Dana Simmons | | 259 Likes | 0 Comments
I've been wanting a serious relationship and using online dating ever since I saw a very convincing Oprah episode after college. I’ve met some wonderful guys online and even squeezed out a few relationships. But those are not the encounters I...
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10 Ways To Spot And Catch A Catfish

Dana Simmons | | 312 Likes | 0 Comments
‘Catfish’ was a term coined after a highly successful (and quite accidental) documentary produced back in 2010. It follows an unwitting guy, who's looking for love, as he falls in love online with a woman who turns out to be fake....
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eHarmony’s Matching Algorithm – How Does it Work?

Emma Walters | | 268 Likes | 0 Comments
If you haven’t had much luck with online dating, then why not hire an online matchmaker? That’s basically what you’re doing when you sign up with eHarmony. Using a finely tuned compatibility algorithm, eHarmony will match you with potential...
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5 Romantic Date Ideas for Spring

Emma Walters | | 264 Likes | 0 Comments
Spring is such a wonderful season! It’s the perfect time for romance! The grass is green again, the cherry trees are blossoming, and love is floating in the air. It's the perfect opportunity when looking for love to use online dating and find...
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8 Tips To Help You Deal With Online Dating Rejection

Jake Soto | | 292 Likes | 0 Comments
Nobody likes being alone. Everybody wants to find someone more often than not for a relationship, and the online dating community is one of the best places to find that special somebody for you....
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Get Over It! 5 Ways to Move Past a Breakup

Emma Walters | | 376 Likes | 0 Comments
Break-ups are harsh for everyone. Most of us know this from experience… unless, of course, you are one of those lucky few who married their high school sweethearts and went on to live happily ever after. Well, it does happen, but in most cases...
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Free Dating Sites vs. Paid Dating Sites

Emma Walters | | 371 Likes | 0 Comments
With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s that time of the year when we start thinking more about our love lives, or lack thereof....
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Finding a Date Online for Valentine’s Day

Dana Simmons | | 329 Likes | 0 Comments
Being single on Valentine’s Day isn’t quite as bad as it used to be. Granted, you need to put up with the posts on Facebook discussing surprise engagements, romantic dinners, and how amazing someone’s boyfriend/girlfriend is. Luckily, now we...
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The Dos And Don’ts Of Sexting

Were you looking for love on an online dating site and met someone you fancy? Maybe now you are a couple, wonderful! But now, to sext or not to sext? That is the... READ MORE

6 Things to Consider Before Committing To A Second Date

You are looking for love went on that first date with someone new because you want that special relationship. You found someone on an online dating site, or they found... READ MORE

5 First Date Tips for Mature Singles

With nice dating sites dedicated to mature dating, finding a relationship online is possible even when you are no longer in your twenties or thirties. Does the dating... READ MORE

5 Reasons Online Dating Gets Better With Age

You thought online dating was reserved for the young? Wrong! Actually, using dating sites to find a relationship is something that can get even better as you grow older.... READ MORE