But even though online dating is changing the way people date, it doesn't mean it makes dating easier. It's really easy to make mistakes and advertise false images to potential dates. With so many apps at your fingertips and so little time to actually get out there and meet people, online dating seems to be the best option for young adults.Last year, Russian police arrested two men from Smolensk who pretended to be young, attractive girls stealing the hearts of men in Moscow and then threatening and tricking them into sending large sums of money.
You send her a message, and she responds, saying she wants to get to know you! But behind the guise of that sweet-sounding woman may actually be a man — a cybercriminal who only wants to get your phone number to scam you.Pay attention to what you write on your profile, as well as the pictures you post.While sharing boring information will put people off, posting lies or presenting yourself in a false light is not going to end well. There is no point in posting a false height or weight, as this will make you a liar and break any trust your potential date may have had in you.The first prominent online dating site was Match.com, which launched in 1995.e Harmony started in 2000, Ok Cupid in 2004, and more recently, a wave of mobile people-swiping apps, like Tinder and Hinge, have become wildly popular.