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What kind of articles would you like to see on TSR? Start new discussion Reply. I've been using a couple of dating websites for quite a while now maybe around a year - not regularly, but Are dating sites worthwhile I had holidays I'd waste my evenings there for a week or so So, being not ugly, rude or apparently-sex-obsessed, I've come to the Are dating sites worthwhile conclusion: Are dating sites worthwhile never write something like "hey, you're hot" and never tell them "wow, you're a stunner!

Chr0n Follow 10 followers 14 badges Send a private message to Chr0n. Follow 2 Original post by Anonymous I met my boyfriend on OkCupid and we've been together nearly a year now, so good things do happen.

It does take some luck though- I'm female and bisexual so I got a lot of messages, a significant number of which were propositions for threesomes, comments on my attractiveness and other junk I would just never reply to in a million years.

Then I had to filter out everyone who seemed boring, unintelligent or unattractive.

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So despite having a tonne of messages, I ended up properly having conversations with a handful of people and meeting up with four of them. The four I Are dating sites worthwhile up with all seemed nice, I have no horror stories- Are dating sites worthwhile the fourth was my boyfriend. My boyfriend had a very different experience. He didn't get any messages, and only sent out a few himself. The only one that developed into a real conversation was me, we met up and that was it So for the both of us, it was very worth it, although neither of us were on it for very long- if you've got nothing after a year, "Are dating sites worthwhile" it's not gonna work out.

Mankytoes Follow 20 followers 8 badges Send a private message to Mankytoes. Follow 4 Logic would suggest that all women on dating sites are keen to date men, so I can't believe it's as hard as people say. I'm assuming theres advice on the web on how to make your "Are dating sites worthwhile" stand out. All I would suggest is focus on your Are dating sites worthwhile unique qualities.

Follow 5 Original post by Chr0n Just imagine by how much your social skills would improve if you actually approached a hundred woman in real-life: Original post by Mankytoes Logic would suggest that all women on dating sites are keen to date men, so I can't believe it's as hard as people say. Follow 7 Original post by Anonymous I've been using a couple of dating websites for quite a while now maybe around a year - not regularly, but everytime I had holidays I'd waste my evenings there for a week or so Jelephant Follow 1 follower 12 badges Send a private message to Jelephant.

Follow 8 The thing you have to remember is that it's probably not you- dating websites are a lot of hard work for women I started an account out of curiosity, but without paying for it the website was pretty useless, so after about half an hour of setting it up and looking Are dating sites worthwhile I never logged in again.

I have minimal information on my profile. I don't even have a profile picture. It states that I haven't logged in in months. Yet I still get dozens of email alerts every week since then telling me I have new messages Presuming any of the messages are more in depth than "Hey bbz" in the first place, of course. Realistically, your only choice as a guy on these websites is to message as many girls as possible in the hope that some will reply to you, and in the process, increasing the problem of every girl getting too many messages to deal with.

It's a vicious cycle. I'm a girl that's been on a dating site for this year I always do the same when I'm sending a message I never reply back to people who just say HI People who just pay a compliment " Your so hot" doesn't really do it Are dating sites worthwhile me.

BUt this is just me. Kelly Follow 1 follower 7 badges Send a private message to Kelly Follow 10 I met Are dating sites worthwhile boyfriend on Plentyoffish. It was worth it for me. Follow Are dating sites worthwhile You can quite easily get conversations with them by being complementary, asking them about something on their profile, and having attractive pictures on yours. This will never go anywhere however. Your time is wasted.

Follow 12 Original post by Anonymous Then I had to filter out everyone who were boring, unintelligent or unattractive. Follow 13 You just have to realise most of the women on free dating sites aren't seriously looking for someone.

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Follow 14 The main issue is that there are way more guys on them than Are dating sites worthwhile. You send her a message, but so did 10 other guys. She's not going to read all of those messages. Are dating sites worthwhile you also have the girls that aren't even on there to find anyone.

They're just looking for a self esteem boost. If you're a guy that isn't extremely attractive, you're probably wasting your time on them. Original post by Indo-Chinese Food Are there really these filter options in Are dating sites worthwhile dating?

Maybe ill give it a try one day. Follow 16 Original post by Anonymous Are dating websites worth it? Follow 17 I used a dating site for a while but didn't have any luck on it either.

I did actually answer every guy who messaged me, as I think it's nice to give people a chance. Had a few interesting conversations that didn't really lead to much. Did also manage to meet with one guy who seemed really cool, and the date went well, but afterwards online he stopped talking to me for some reason. I dunno what it is, but so many people on the internet seem to be ridiculously flaky, both men and women. It's probably not you, just them that's the problem.

Follow 18 Original Are dating sites worthwhile by Jelephant The thing you have to remember is that it's probably not you- dating Are dating sites worthwhile are a lot of hard work for women I started an account out of curiosity, but without paying for it the website was pretty useless, so after about half an hour of setting it up and looking around I never logged in again.

Follow 19 Original "Are dating sites worthwhile" by CompactDestruction You just have to realise most of the women on free dating sites aren't seriously looking for someone. Follow 20 Original post by tehFrance Yes, I was on JDate for a while and met a couple of women, slept Are dating sites worthwhile them too but in reality I would not date them pictures were photoshopped or something as they were not as hot in reality. I actually continue to use JDate but to meet new people stateside so I have people I can meet when I go over there and not be alone.

I am currently in a relationship thus dating is not on the cards but making friends is But yes they are worth it but you need to take your best picture and use humour, humour is always a plus in profile. This forum is supported by: Should International Men's Day exist?

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