So, if you’re looking to science for some advice, it’s simple: be nice.If it wasn’t for online dating, most of my generation would be single.
In one version, the man was nice – he was in touch with his feelings, caring and kind.
In another, he was a self-described “real man” who was insensitive and unkind. So which contestant did participants think Susan should date and who did they prefer to date themselves?
Narcissists – people who show high levels of self-importance, superiority, entitlement, arrogance and a willingness to exploit others – are often perceived as very attractive in initial encounters.
This may be because they put a lot of effort into their appearance and how they come across.
Tinder, OKCupid, Plenty of Fish are all standard apps you'd expect to see on a single person’s smartphone. Now, having your own ‘oh, we met on the internet’ story is just as romantic as meeting IRL (in real life).