Category: Online Dating

Online Dating is challenging. the Urban Dater shares stories from real people about their dating woes and successes. We often dive into great details about what makes for a great date and what makes for a bad date. Hopefully, these online dating stories help you along your own dating journey.

Dating & Mating. How do You Know Where to Get Some Online?

With the emergence and continued prominence of online dating over the years, it seems there are more and more choices available to would-be daters and, er, procreators (yep, I'm keenly aware that, that isn't a real word). Sure, there are...

/ June 16, 2010

Online Dating: Delete and Destroy!

So. Single again, over 40, and wondering what to do about it… how do I meet desirable men worthy of dating? Looking for that deep, lasting relationship, ever elusive, always worth seeking. I’m not a prime candidate for meeting men...

/ May 17, 2010

Sweating the Small Stuff. Is it Worth it?

Two days ago I skimmed my sweetie’s Facebook page.  His wall had the usual, the foursquare updates, the witty calls to action, the numerous unknown female postings…wait a second.  What was that last one? Signup for Our Newsletter Get Us...

/ March 15, 2010

Fat People Kicked Off Popular Dating Site

I'm not exactly up to date on my news, I understand.  I'd recently read that fat people, or those who had gained weight, were kicked off the popular beautifulpeople.com website.  You can read the story here. A beautifulpeople.com representative was...

/ March 2, 2010

Does Personality Trump Looks? Should It?

So I was recently acquainted with @myblindcupid on Twitter.  They were very friendly and asking questions about social media, getting noticed and such.  Well, I normally get noticed by acting a fool, chicken head and jack ass all at the...

/ January 28, 2010

5 Dating Niches That You Didn't Know About…

Online dating provides a lot of great options.  Especially today when sites are focusing on strong user communities and social media outlets to connect people. However, a large part of the online dating share is comprised firms looking to cater...

/ November 20, 2009

Gelato: Real Dating In Real Time

Gelato is the next generation of online dating. Instead of canned profiles and a bunch of questions of who you are or what you like, you can instead import the same information with less effort and more accuracy from the...

/ November 17, 2009

Not Business as Usual. Social Network Powered Dating FTW.

I consider myself a battle hardened and tested veteran of the dating game. A first class adept of the first date. Sure, some of you may think I've never enjoyed the touch of a woman above the knee, but I'll...

/ November 10, 2009