Don’t lose hope over not finding your soul mate. It might be your methods, and not you, preventing a connection with that special someone. Love expert Paul Carrick Brunson offers five tips on how to safely upgrade your dating techniques for our high-tech world.
1. About Face
An attractive avatar can be misleading. The cute picture that you’re looking at online might not be the same in person. Brunson suggests using a video chat platform such as FaceTime or Skype, before catching feelings, to see who’s the real deal.
2. Just Click
Prowling singles bars and networking events to find a compatible date is so passe. “Try social discovery sites like Meetup and Tagged to connect face to face with more relationship prospects,” Brunson advises.
3. Numbers Game
While dialing from a friend’s home or making calls using *67 to keep your digits unknown used to be the norm, you can now set up a non-public number via Google Voice to maintain your privacy, the love doctor informs.
Want the rest of cyber love tips? Check out the latest issue of JET magazine, on newsstands Monday, October 14