Mashable online dating
She recommends chatting to a range of people and not getting too excited about one person too early on.
The conversation flowed and he even sent me his grandmother's recipe for iced tea. We talked endlessly about our love of travel and the places we'd visited.
"Nowadays I would say that people use to apps to feel less lonely in this huge city," says Ben. Perhaps they're not brave enough to go to a club and flirt with real men so they use the apps for that," he says.
"Some guys are just looking for a distraction or company. Dating expert Charly Lester says that online dating is a numbers game.
You get a little ego boost, flirt a bit," she says.
"There's also a certain amount of paranoia that once you've chatted online so much, you're not going to be as chatty in person." Stylist Vincente Ben finds himself flirting and sexting with guys on the dating app Daddyhunt, and often decides not to take these conversations beyond the online realm.
"Often it is the harsh reality that they are speaking to a number of people on the app.