Do you think online dating sites can be dangerous places?
I hear that people post fake profiles to trick people.
No more dangerous than anywhere else. You will find people with questionable motives anywhere, that's why it's very important to always exercise common sense. Never meet someone alone in a non-public place, be sure to take a long time to get to know a person etc. It's no different than if you met someone at an event or in the supermarket or something - you still exercise caution and don't spend time alone with someone you aren't yet comfortable with etc. I would say good people far outweigh the bad and we have become overly paranoid as a society, instead of just exercising good old common sense.
Sure, but so can meeting someone in a bar! You have to be just as careful, and anyone who says: "you can trust me....", you pribably can't. Trust you can only determine on your own. Not because somene tells you to.
No more dangerous than most other places you meet the sex of your choosing.
Work- yikes- that's a minefield. Bars- now of course everyone is 100 percent authentic in bars and clubs. The biggest danger is your ego- get ready to dish it out and take it UNLESS you have no standards and no concern for who you want to be with, in which case it's a candy store where all the candy is on sale!!!!
It can be. Because do tend to lie about who they really are. My advice is take precaution if you plan to meet up with them.
I think they can be dangerous but even if you meet someone at the grocery store, you never know what they are capable of. If you do choose online dating you have to be careful just as much as you would going on a blind date. I met the love of my life on a dating site and although we moved very slow at first things worked out for us. We are planning on getting married soon.
Not really , that offen happened on free dating site, you can go to a pay dating site, www.DateOlderSingles.com is a good dating site for senior singles
They can be. there had been horrible stories documented about the horrors of online dating.You just have to be very careful and be vigilant to people who you chat communicate with.
by Donaisabella 23 months ago
What do you think about online dating?Would someone please share their online dating experience?
by Hui (蕙) 4 years ago
Online dating: agree or disagree? And why?As stated in some hubs, authors listed some good reasons to remind people of the risk of online dating, and I agree, indeed. But there are some successful cases with this dating way, not only by those official websites controlled by owners, but also by...
by kallini2010 6 years ago
On online dating sites, why do some men choose to be represented by a picture taken in a bathroom?Most of the time the pictures are not very flattering, but the context makes them downright repulsive. If you are a man, could you shed some light on the phenomenon? If you are a woman,...
by Crystal Tatum 6 years ago
What are the advantages/disadvantages of online dating?What are the advantages and disadvantages of online dating and how do online dating sites compare and contrast?
by thaivalentine 7 years ago
I have always felt that using online dating sites are like playing Russian Roulette. The sites do not background check either the men or the women and everybody knows that a convicted domestic abuser would never have a profile that's honest like, "Shy Convicted Domestic Abuser Seeks...
by purpleangel47 8 years ago
Broaden your horizons, open your mind and what do you get? A whole slew of quirky personalities from your backyard and beyond - at your disposal to pick through and find "the one." It's like having another job!
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc. HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.
|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|