Online dating is now a common phenomenon between the youngsters. It has become a trend to find out friends or life partners online.
If you are serious about your friendship with your online friend, the intimacy can be converted into online dating for having a better idea about each other.
In fact, online dating is not a courtship online. Rather, it is the gateway to make an intimate friendship and take it to the next level if both the friends like each other in reality.
However, there are some safety tips for online dating because not only the friends but also the devils are also roaming through the Internet and unless some safety precautions are taken the dating process, it may be converted into a lifetime worry.
While you start online dating, you should always be alert and need to be governed by your own instinct. In the online world, it is easy to dupe a person. So, it is wise to take time to build faith on you online friend.
Until you know about the true identity of the online friend, it is better to be anonymous as it will be safe for your identity as well as for your social reputation.
It is too easy to pretend online and it is tough to identify the pretensions at first. So, if you ever face any sort of contradiction, you should better give up the dating. Until you are sure about your online friend, carry on your interaction via mail chat, phone calls etc.
However, refrain from meeting the person personally. While talking on phone, you should provide her your mobile number not the landline number.
You should watch the nature of your girlfriend. A possessive, overacting or adamant friend can attract you in the initial stages. However, such a relationship is hard to carry on in the long run. So, you need to analyze your girlfriend’s behavior and decide accordingly.
Take some details of her school and college, and casually check out if some of your friends or their siblings know her. It will help you to get fast and proper information about your online friend.
If everything goes well and you feel the urge to meet her, call her and fix a date at a public place to avoid any kind of possibility of sexual harassment. Men are not spared nowadays and you have to care for your own safety by taking the adequate precautionary measures.