Text dating rules for women
[Read: 10 ways to handle dating someone with anger issues] #4 Be short and sweet. This is especially true in the realm of texting and dating, since the recipient can’t see you as you say *type* those words. Have you ever had someone send you the same text multiple times back-to-back? The more texts you send at a time, the more desperate and needier you come across.
Avoid lengthy messages that give you more opportunities to be misunderstood. Though you might feel that you were ignored or left hanging without a response, fight the urge to resend the message and just get your mind off of it.
[Read: 8 romantic gestures from the olden days all girls miss] #2 Don’t text when you’re drunk.
This deserves repeating over and over in all texting etiquette guides.
When you’re tipsy or drunk, chances are, you have less inhibitions, which can cause you to feel embarrassed or regretful the next day when you’re sobered up.
All this begs the question: how do we most effectively date in the digital world?
Fortunately, we rounded up some dating experts to spill on how to become the most tech-savvy dater you can be.
When you’ve just started dating, your default answer to this may be ‘yes’ but there are times when it’s better to step away from the phone.