Dating etiquette after the first date
The truth is that, unlike the blatant intention of say a Shaadi.com, Tinder is a cesspool of intentions.
Yet, for most people, the process from Tindering to the first date is fraught with anxiety and disorientation. It begins with the most basic cornerstone of dating: intention.
However, in today's society of instant messaging and Internet status reports, such gestures have gone by the wayside ... Before you send flowers after a first date, recognize that the practice is not universally loved.
Dating expert Evan Marc Katz, author of "Why You're Still Single: Things Your Friends Would Tell You If You Promised Not To Get Mad," is among those who contend that sending flowers after a first date is an antiquated gesture. Instead, he says, bringing flowers to a second date is more in line with dating practices of the 21st century.
So, what does this mean to you when you're getting back into the scene after a divorce?
Here’s a tutorial on how technology fits into modern-day dating and how you can embrace it. Forty million Americans are looking for love online, according to
You may not be as savvy as someone who has been in the dating scene for a decade, so brush up on your texting skills.