Dating Advice

Nine Ways to Win the Heart of a Man (on the First Date)

Patricia Lohan | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Patricia Lohan

Winning the heart of a man may seem complicated, but it's actually quite simple. The key is to not overthink it, embrace your beautiful feminine essence and have fun! When dating a man, there are simple tips that will happier, confident, and more alluring.

Why Exclusionary Racial Preferences are Prejudiced

Neha Shah | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Neha Shah

Firstly, a piece of advice: If you have to begin your sentence by clarifying that you are, in fact, not racist, it's a fairly good indicator that you need to reconsider what you're about to say.

Four Ways to Make Every Day Valentine's Day

Liz Marie | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

While I admit that I don't have a huge problem with Valentine's Day as a whole and am quite looking forward to the plans I have with my cute man on Saturday, I don't agree that Valentine's Day should be the only day you go out of your way for the one you care about.

Seven Top Dating Tips For Men

John Dredge | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Comedy
John Dredge

Wit and humour are invariably the key to a good night out, so remember to ask your date if she knows any jokes. If none are forthcoming, simply laugh as loudly as you can throughout the evening.

Why You're Still Single

E J Rosetta | Posted 13.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
E J Rosetta

Do you think that women just fall out of thin air? I mean I realise we've all been taught by Sandra Bullock that love will pop up when you're busy being a strong, independent woman, but this isn't a Romcom. Miss Right isn't going to be your bolshy boss or best friend. She won't just turn up.

Why a Man Should Plan Valentines Day

Caroline Brealey | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Brealey

There are many awkward moments in the early days of dating. From the heart stopping moment you don't recognise them as they look way older than their dating picture (and not a thing like Bradley Cooper goddammit) to the moment the waiter slides the silver platter with the bill between you both.

Should You Take Her for Romantic Dinners?

Kezia Noble | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kezia Noble

Forget everything you've heard in recent years about how to impress a woman on Valentine's Day. It's time to update your romantic gestures and tactics.

4 bonkers things single guys can do on Valentine's Day

Max Dickins | Posted 11.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Max Dickins

I've spent the past 12 months doing every Groupon offer I could find: literally hundreds of absolutely bizarre activities. And here I outline five cheap, wacky alternatives to crying, slumped in the shower.

Why Valentine's Day is the Best Day of the Singles Calendar

James Preece | Posted 09.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

Valentine's Day is the one time of the year that most people are looking for love. Whether through online dating websites, through friends, and by simply putting in more effort, your chances of meeting that special someone increases.

Guy Asks Ex-Girlfriends To Write Reviews For His Tinder Profile And Gets An Unexpected Response

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Seattle resident Jake Chapman got a surprise when he asked his former girlfriends to write reviews of him for his online dating profile. A few of h...

When Do We Become a Girlfriend And a Boyfriend?

Olga Levancuka | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

The best way to approach the situation is to be straight forward. With yourself. Do you really like the guy or are you more 'lets see where it takes us'? Because if that's how you feel, that's what the guy reacts to.

How to Stick to Your Dating Resolutions

Brett Harding | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Brett Harding

All dating resolutions, whether it's to go on one date or more every week, connect with more people on and offline or ditch toxic relationship patterns and sticking with those resolutions will pay off in the long term.

How to Start Trusting Others... When Dating.

Olga Levancuka | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

What we tend to ignore, when we decide to jump head over heels into the dating soup, that in dating, speed dating, online dating or blind dating, each of us turns up with a very limited amount of trust and an enormous stash of barriers and protection.

Why Our Trust Issues Are the Key Sabotaging Ingredient When It Comes to Dating

Olga Levancuka | Posted 15.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

At the end, no one wants to get hurt again. Or no one wants to invest their time in romancing and find that only a few months down the line 'not to be chosen'. Rejection hurts. Bad relationships hurt as well.

How to Know Someone Is Good in Bed.. Before bed.

Effi Mai | Posted 13.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Effi Mai

It's always worth looking at these things, because you don't want to get home full of excitement for the sexual times ahead only to find she lies there like a wet fish and doesn't get your fish wet at all.

New Year - New Love: How To Find a Partner in 2015

James Preece | Posted 28.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

The upcoming year is the year that you're going to find love the effortless way. As a dating coach I help singles with the process, making it fun and manageable. Here are just a few of my dating expert tips to help you find the love that you are looking for.

Five Awesome Tricks to Help You Make the Most of Your Online Dating Experience

James Preece | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

The most important thing I want to teach you is that you don't have to write long essays to get a reply. You'll be contacting lots of people every day, so sending long messages can really zap your energy and motivation. If they are popular they won't have time to read everything anyway, so short messages will get their attention.

A Fantastic Night: The UK Dating Awards 2014

Caroline Brealey | Posted 04.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Brealey

The night itself was jam packed with everyone from the big online dating companies such as eHarmony, Lovestruck and Guardian Soulmates, to TV dating expert Jo Hemmings and the glossy magazines who write about all things love, dating and breakups.

Christmas Dating Advice for Singles

James Preece | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
James Preece

There is nothing quite like the holiday season; the warmth of family, the delicious food, and the overall good cheer that's in the air. One way to quickly crush all of this holiday goodness is knowing you have to turn up to your family's big event without that holiday date in tow.

Why the Gym Is the Worst Place to Meet Your Next Lover

The Guyliner | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Guyliner

It seems no part of the gym is off limits when it comes to being chatted up or flirted with or, in the most extreme of cases and depending on your proximity to Vauxhall, a spot of shagging. The sunbed room at my gym - 12 tubes, an Ikea chair and a bin filled with discarded wet wipes - is almost always occupied and I have never seen any ultra violet light beaming from under that door.

The Truth About Pick Up Artists

Kezia Noble | Posted 23.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Kezia Noble

Recently, you have most probably heard and read a fair amount about the Pick Up Artist Community. This is of course thanks to the media exposure that has been shone on Pick Up Artist Julien Blanc and his shocking pick up tactics. You have also have probably heard many male dating coaches defend him...

Four Reasons to Delete Your Ex on Facebook

Katy Horwood | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katy Horwood

Breaking up used to be easy. A big argument, a few weeks of heartbreak - but essentially a clean break and a swift recovery. Nowadays, not so much. Regardless of whether you actually speak to an ex or not, the temptation to 'check in' on them is always there.

Julien Blanc - The Dangers of the DIY Pick Up Artist

Caroline Brealey | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Brealey

Watching Julien Blanc videos teaching men how to pick up woman I sat aghast. What I saw made my stomach churn, my heartbeat and my anger rise. Here was a man teaching men in Japan that to pick up a woman they should, in his words "take her by her head and shove it on their dick whilst yelling Pikachu."

Intimate Relationships: 10 Misconceptions Women Have About Sex

Olga Levancuka | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Olga Levancuka

Women often mistake sexual relationships for actual relationships and vice versa. And that makes a lot of sense, given that the psychological aspects of sex are as important as the physical ones; to both genders. Just that for some reason women are as willing to open up about their sexual feelings and needs, as men are willing to talk about their emotions.

Four Ways to Prevent Dating From Stressing You Out

Liz Marie | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Marie

Many, many things in life are stressful. Work, finances, family drama...dating shouldn't be one of them. Sure, it's not always going to be rose petals and long walks on the beach, but at it's core, dating should be fun, not some drag on your resources-emotionally, mentally or financially.