Dating sites like skype
If you’re already thumb deep in witty repartee with your touch screen tease, but can’t shake the thought that there’s something fishy going on, there are a few other ways of verifying his or her identity. Depending on your online love interest’s security settings, using a name or number in Facebook’s search bar will very likely pull up their Facebook profile.
The first line of defense is the dating service you plan on using.
Available on i OS and Android, you can set one of these apps to ‘call’ at 9pm, step out to take it and return to your date with a polite but firm ‘I have to go’.
If it’s a hook-up you’re after or your date has taken an intimate turn, then staying safe is a bit, harder, as you sacrifice the protection a public environment provides.
If you’re single and reading this, chances are you’ve probably dabbled in some online dating.
It isn’t anything to be ashamed of - tech has fast become a widely accepted way of connecting singles looking for love.