Dating o nline
The researchers compared the judges' personality assessment to the results from each individual's personality test.
It turns out the judges were good at predicting whether or not someone was truly extraverted based on their profile, but they were off on everything else. "Like most individuals seeking romantic relationships, online daters may be motivated to present their ideal, as opposed to actual, self," they write in the paper.
And if you're feeling lost when you log in to your dating site du jour, your e Romeo probably has some questions of his own.
The process of taking things to the next level -- getting a guy you meet online to ask you to hang out offline -- isn't always as smooth as Rico Suave. Take it from a gal who knows (and works in an office that's 60 % male) -- the opposite sex is just as clueless as we are when it comes to finding digital love.
That means adapting some of your best flirty practices to the web so you can move things offline. It's cool that you bonded over your favorite museums from your respective profiles.The trick here is to make it a statement, not a question.That way, when he responds, he can officially ask you out.And if he doesn't ask for your digits, you can, well, hint a little.Whether it's conscious or not, most of us have done it, leaning into him, playing it coy to encourage him to make a move.