Read his profile, find something you both have in common or that resonates with you and mention it.
Most women take a passive approach to online dating.
Want to email that cute guy, but don’t know what to say? So you're browsing on an online dating site and you've found a handful of interesting guys you wouldn't mind knowing better.
Since you've read my recent article on why women should consider initiating contact with men when dating online, you now have five great reasons to give it a whirl.
Every passing hour that a reply doesn’t appear, you feel a little more defeated.
You shouldn’t spend more than a minute or two writing that first message."A good online dating email should have four components: a greeting, an attempt to establish a connection, a request to chat and a closing.1. As I discuss in , good manners are often lacking in today's email and texting culture.By greeting him by his name, his handle or by simply saying "Hey there," you stand out and show that you're polite and respectful.2. Online dating involves looking at tons of profiles and interacting with complete strangers. Instead of sending a generic, impersonal message, try to establish a connection with him, to interest him beyond your profile or the thousands of other women he's checked out. Does his secret love of science fiction strike a cord in you? Focus on enjoying each day as it happens, rather than on the direction of your relationship or whether your partner sees a long-term future for the two of you.In practice, not all of us are confident enough to let our relationships to take shape by themselves.If this is your first foray into online dating, or you’ve been out of the dating game for a little while, you’re probably due a crash course on writing that first message to get in contact with someone you want to get to know better!