Capturing the Heart of Mr. Right in Cyberspace

Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780743454445

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

View: 2351

What the international phenomenon of The Rules did for conventional dating, The Rules for Online Dating does for the search for love on the Internet. You'll never hit the "reply" button the same way again. Millions of women around the world are meeting men on the Internet, or they've met in person and are corresponding by e-mail. But though e-mail and Net-based dating services have revolutionized the dating landscape, they've created their own pitfalls and challenges. Women need new strategies that will improve their chances of capturing Mr. Right. Boasting the same time-tested formula and romantic spirit that made The Rules an international bestseller and launched thousands of women down the path to committed relationships, The Rules for Online Dating shows all women -- regardless of age, status, or computer savvy -- how to use electronic communication to relate to men in a way that maintains self-esteem and leads to a healthy relationship. Here is a comprehensive list of dos and don'ts that will help every woman conduct an e-courtship safely and successfully; find and keep the interest of suitable mates; and save time, energy, and potential heartache by weeding out dead wood. The Rules for Online Dating takes women through the process -- step by step, Rule by Rule -- to the ultimate goal: a relationship based on mutual attraction, interest, and respect.
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The New Secrets for Dating

Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

ISBN: 1455512575

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 272

View: 4319

How long should I wait to respond to his text message? Can I friend him on Facebook? Why did he ask for my number but never call me? When The Rules was published in 1995, its message was straightforward: be mysterious. But for women looking for love today, it's not quite so simple. In a world of instant messaging, location check-ins, and status updates, where hook-ups have become the norm and formal one-on-one dates seem a thing of the past, it's difficult to retain the air of mystery that keeps men interested. Now, with help from their daughters, the original Rules Girls Ellen Fein and Sherrie Schneider share their thoroughly modern, fresh take on dating that will help women in today's information age create the happy love lives they want and deserve. Whether you're a 20-something dating for the first time, a 30-something tired of being single, a 40-something giving advice to your daughter, or a 50-something getting back in the dating game, this book has the answers you've been waiting for. The Rules include: Stay Away from his Facebook Profile Make Yourself Invisible and Other Ways to Get Out of Instant Messaging Stop Dating a Guy Who Cancels More than Once Text-Back Times Chart Don't Just Hang Out or See Him 24/7 TTYL: Always End Everything First-- Get Out of There! And much, much more! Providing the dos and don'ts you need to stop making mistakes and start finding romance, NOT YOUR MOTHER'S RULES will revolutionize dating today just as The Rules did nearly 20 years ago!
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Time-tested Secrets for Making Your Marriage Work

Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

ISBN: 9780446535915

Category: Self-Help

Page: 208

View: 2890

You did the Rules-And They Worked! You captured the heart of your Mr. Right and are, at the very least, engaged. Maybe you're married ... or perhaps you and your partner got together without the help of The Rules. Now You're Looking for Ways to Keep Your Relationship Happy and Healthy. The Rules For Marriage is Here! In this new book, the authors of The Rules offer forty-two time-tested tips for keeping your marriage healthy and happy. Some will sound familiar, others are completely new. But they all lead to the same wonderful future-the one in which you and your husband stay together forever! Discover: * Rule #4: Keep up your own interests (have a life!) * Rule #15: Say what you mean, but don't say it mean * Rule #21: Don't force him to "talk" * Rule #35: Don't find fault with things you knew about when you married him So whatever your marital problems, The Rules for Marriage can help.
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The Dating, Dos and Don'ts for the Digital Generation

Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Piatkus Books

ISBN: 9780749957247

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 243

View: 1035

The Rules taught a generation of women how to turn their dating misery into marriage success. Dating gurus Ellen Fein and Sherrie Schneider showed millions of women how 'playing hard to get' could help them capture the heart of Mr Right. Their book proved controversial, sparked worldwide debate and became a publishing phenomenon. But that was all before Twitter, Facebook, online dating, texting and BBM. There are now even more ways to mess up your dating life. Ellen and Sherrie are regularly inundated with messages from women wanting to know: how to maintain a good profile on Facebook, the rules for texting, emailing and tweeting, and how to spot cheaters and players. This is the new dating bible for Rules Girls who want to have a good time dating without getting hurt or played.
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More Rules to Live and Love by

Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

ISBN: 0446930121

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 7577

IN 1995 THE RULES WAS QUIETLY PUBLISHED...AND DATING HAS NEVER BEEN THE SAME SINCE! Women passed it from hand to hand until THE RULES changed women's lives all over the world. Its secret? THE RULES work! NOW THE RULES II ANSWERS ALL YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT THE RULES! Based on the most commonly asked questions from the thousands of queries to The Rules hotline, this book shows you how to do The Rules in even the most difficult-and tempting!-situations. Here are new Rules tips for: - Long-distance relationships - Turning a friend into a boyfriend - Second chances-getting back an ex - Romance at the office - Dating a man who is separated - Giving him gifts - Getting him to the altar ...and much more, including how The Rules apply to mature women, on-line dating, personal ads and dating services, and same-sex relationships. Now available for the first time in paperback, THE RULES II clarifies and expands your knowledge of the only dating method that makes this dream come true: getting married to the man you love...and keeping him deeply, totally in love with only you.
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The Hollywood Publicist's Guide to Successful Internet Dating

Author: Leslie Oren

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0312371179

Category: Computers

Page: 171

View: 1255

A Hollywood publicist draws on the tricks of her trade to explore the world of successful online dating, explaining how to market oneself and create an image to help women find the perfect match and offering helpful tips on how to write the perfect profile, how to present oneself in a positive light, the art of online communication, and more. Original. 24,000 first printing.
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A Commonsense Guide to Successful Internet Dating

Author: Evan Marc Katz

Publisher: Springer Science & Business

ISBN: 9781580085717

Category: Computers

Page: 174

View: 6933

Provides practical advice for online dating, covering such topics as choosing the right Web site, writing effective profiles, writing an introductory letter, and meeting for a date.
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The Surprising Answers that will Change your Life...and His

Author: J. M. Kearns

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470739649

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

View: 5851

How many of us never meet the person with whom we could be happy? How many of us limit our romantic choice to the people who happen to wash up on our shore? In Why Mr Right Can’t Find You, J.M. Kearns, Ph. D., shows that finding true love can be a proactive adventure. In chapters like How Men See Women, The Underrated Chance Encounter, and The Truth About Bars, J.M. Kearns lays bare the surprising vulnerabilities of the single male, and the power they confer on women. Men, he explains, are not shallow, not the enemy, and not aliens from Mars. In fact, the good man who is searching for you is your greatest ally, and Kearns shows you exactly how to take advantage of that fact. In the process he overturns the classic dating myths – that destiny chose the "one and only" man for you, that baggage is bad, that all men prefer the same body type – and solves the fascinating riddle of compatibility, with a hilarious and practical guide to the factors that make two people click, illustrated with real-life vignettes straight from the dating trenches. Finally, in a full online dating section, Kearns (who met his partner online) gives clear, simple advice on sites, photo sets, matchmaking, body issues, and that crucial first meeting. Review "If you’ve been on the lookout for ages but still haven’t found The One, this is for you...you’ll be in the arms of your true love in no time!" —OK! Magazine "A literary MRI of the male brain." —Georgie Banks, CBC News Viewpoint. "Kearns insists it’s really not difficult to direct the right man to you, whether it’s online, someone you already know, or a total stranger. So read this, sit back and wait for the offers to pour in... Kearns says we should break the mentality of ‘acceptable’ places and realize ‘any time is a good time to meet Mr. Right.’ And sadly, men can’t read our minds to establish our interest, so direct him to you." —Cosmopolitan-UK
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The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating

Author: Laurie Davis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451687044

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 256

View: 9864

One in five relationships starts on an online dating site, but little straightforward guidance exists for users. Enter digital dating whisperer Laurie Davis . . . In a world where we communicate as much via texts as we do through body language, this book empowers readers to log on and double click for love, taking them through the journey all online daters face—from choosing the right site, creating a profile, and navigating dates, to logging off with their perfect match. Love @ First Click is every online dater’s guide to exploring the web with no-fail techniques. For example, uploading the right photos can attract someone who might otherwise pass you over. Setting a time limit on the first meet-up can leave your date excited to see you again. And the phrasing in your date’s thank-you text after dinner can uncover how your click mate really feels about you. Whether you’re a digital dating vet or virgin, this is the ultimate guide to online dating that will take your online crush to offline love.
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A Practical Guide for Dating Divas

Author: Georgia Barlow

Publisher: Aurum

ISBN: 9781906217983

Category: Online dating

Page: 195

View: 9993

Girls, as you know, online dating is no longer the preserve of geeks and freaks. The ladies are online and now there is a cool and sassy guide for all dating divas, online dabblers and fearless females. A Practical Guide to Online Dating is packed with tips, tricks and techniques on having fun, bagging the right man and avoiding the weirdos. Find out how to give good email, the dos and don’ts of profile writing, decoding the good, the bad and the ugly photos and learn how to enjoy Facebook flirting. This easy-to-follow guide to online dating is like having your coolest, funniest friend give you advice: it’s sensible, down-to-earth, sometimes hysterical and most importantly, real. Easy to dip in and out of, topics include choosing the right site, safety, how to give the write impression (so no lying on your CV!), browsing profiles, online flirting, where to go and not to go on a first date and what to wear, letting him down or seeing him again, how to ditch a dodgy date and blind date banter. As entertaining as it is informative, and complete with a comprehensive guide to websites, A Practical Guide to Online Dating is the only books for cool girls. Georgia Barlow has been writing for women's magazines for 10 years, including More, Marie Claire and Australian teen title, Girlfriend. Most recently, she was the writer of the Sex & The Single Girl column in Cosmopolitan. She is now freelance and continues to write for a number of women's titles, including a regular column for the Cosmo website.
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Author: Judith Silverstein,Michael Lasky

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118053430

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 312

View: 2184

Chances are, you've heard about Internet dating from a friend, or an online banner ad has caught your eye. If you've given online dating a passing consideration, you may have some fears from all those graphic horror stories that jar your senses – and your sensibilities. Or you may think that meeting people via the Internet is only for the disenfranchised or socially unskilled. From their own experiences, 20 million people can tell you otherwise. Online Dating For Dummies will get you off the fence and on the Internet dating path – with the skill of a seasoned pro. Like your best friend, this fun reference will give you the straight scoop on Gearing up with the right computer hardware Overcoming preconceived notions of who is online Talking the online lingo Enjoying conversation in chat rooms Considering date site options Establishing your screen identity Facing the consequences of not posting a photo Internet dating is growing at double-digit rates every year, while other forms of finding a connection are flat or falling off. Internet dating, although far from perfect, is becoming the most effective and efficient method of getting introduced to a large number of available singles. Online Dating For Dummies shows you how to get your feet wet and how to dive in, making informed choices and exercising good judgment as you Sign up for a trial run on a dating site Try to describe yourself for your personal profile Initiate your first e-mail contact Make your first in-person meeting memorable Identify frauds and players Figure out what not to do if you really want to meet someone Jumping into online dating with no preparation at all is possible – but not practical. If you follow the techniques in this friendly guide, your odds of meeting great potential matches will greatly improve, and you'll have far more fun in the process.
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How I Cracked the Online Dating Code to Meet My Match

Author: Amy Webb

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0142180459

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 296

View: 9766

A personal account of a digital-strategy expert's efforts to date using current online technologies recounts how after numerous setbacks she strategically changed her approaches and met dozens of worthwhile candidates.
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Author: Ellen Fein,Sherrie Schneider

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

ISBN: 9780446523141

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 144

View: 1838

The Rules Dating Journal gives Rules followers a perfect place to record every dating move. Using a week-at-a-glance format, it includes one Rule tip, reminder, or piece of advice per week to help keep women on track.
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Author: Justine Faeth

Publisher: BookBaby

ISBN: 1612548156

Category: Fiction

Page: 240

View: 9050

City girl Lucia is having trouble finding a man. With a few nudges from her friends, she decides to try out Chat Love, an online dating service for New Yorkers. Hilarity ensues with one disastrous date after another...where do these men come from? Mars? Certainly not Manhattan! She finally meets someone from work who is almost perfect, but decides to move on as he’s still seeing other women. She keeps in contact with a man named Jack on the Chat Love site. Could he be the one? What about her love interest at work? Just like the lovable cast of characters from Sex and the City, Lucia is Carrie, a stylish woman who has found her “Mr. Big” but can’t seem to get him to commit. Danni is Samantha, who loves to have fun and is wild and promiscuous. Autumn is Charlotte, desperate to meet the right man and settle down. Skyler is Miranda, level-headed and quick to offer advice. Will these ladies ever find love? Will Lucia find her man? Chat Love will give you something to talk about!
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The Case for Settling for Mr. Good Enough

Author: Lori Gottlieb

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101185209

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 336

View: 2191

An eye-opening, funny, painful, and always truthful in-depth examination of modern relationships and a wake-up call for single women about getting real about Mr. Right. You have a fulfilling job, great friends, and the perfect apartment. So what if you haven’t found “The One” just yet. He’ll come along someday, right? But what if he doesn’t? Or what if Mr. Right had been, well, Mr. Right in Front of You—but you passed him by? Nearing forty and still single, journalist Lori Gottlieb started to wonder: What makes for lasting romantic fulfillment, and are we looking for those qualities when we’re dating? Are we too picky about trivial things that don’t matter, and not picky enough about the often overlooked things that do? In Marry Him, Gottlieb explores an all-too-common dilemma—how to reconcile the desire for a happy marriage with a list of must-haves and deal-breakers so long and complicated that many great guys get misguidedly eliminated. On a quest to find the answer, Gottlieb sets out on her own journey in search of love, discovering wisdom and surprising insights from sociologists and neurobiologists, marital researchers and behavioral economists—as well as single and married men and women of all generations.
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Single Girls' Dating Manual

Author: India Kang

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781911175117

Category:

Page: 224

View: 9056

'Confusion', ' turmoil', 'distress', 'bewilderment' aren't some of the words usually associated with love and romance. After all, isn't finding love supposed to be easy! Whatever happened to boy meets girl and living happily ever after? Why is it never like in the movies? Finding love isn't always easy and is often fraught with many pitfalls, yet everyone thinks they know how to date. It's easy right? On the contrary, with the onset of social media, dating sites, mobile dating apps, together with our 'always on' culture, it's becoming ever harder to find love. The dating landscape has changed beyond recognition and, irrespective of your culture, ethnicity, age, race or religion, finding Mr Right now requires new skills! In this her latest book India Kang provides the road map. She outlines the precise strategies, techniques, skills and tools to help you on your way to finding and keeping Mr Right. Her expert advice, and wealth of experience and knowledge will guide and show you the way. Don't date another man until you've read and re-read this book!
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US Efforts to Secure the Information Age

Author: Myriam Dunn Cavelty

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134086695

Category: Political Science

Page: 192

View: 6099

This book explores the political process behind the construction of cyber-threats as one of the quintessential security threats of modern times in the US. Myriam Dunn Cavelty posits that cyber-threats are definable by their unsubstantiated nature. Despite this, they have been propelled to the forefront of the political agenda. Using an innovative theoretical approach, this book examines how, under what conditions, by whom, for what reasons, and with what impact cyber-threats have been moved on to the political agenda. In particular, it analyses how governments have used threat frames, specific interpretive schemata about what counts as a threat or risk and how to respond to this threat. By approaching this subject from a security studies angle, this book closes a gap between practical and theoretical academic approaches. It also contributes to the more general debate about changing practices of national security and their implications for the international community.
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Author: Rosy Edwards

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1473518032

Category: Humor

Page: 384

View: 5144

The laugh-out-loud true story of one girl's experience of life on Tinder. Rosy Edwards is the epitome of a contradictory twenty-something year old. She’s frugal when it comes to food shopping, but is willing to splash out on shampoo. She’s career minded, she just doesn’t know which career to have in mind right now. And although she’s happy being single, a part of her kind of wants a boyfriend. So after a few unsuccessful dates with friends of friends (read: being forced to date their shortest/dullest/oddest acquaintance), she put herself on Tinder, the app that has transformed the world of online dating. And she soon learns the unspoken rules the hard way: always reject a guy with black and white profile pics (he is ginger and/or ugly); is wearing a hat (bald); has a shot of his torso (moron) or is not standing beside anything scaleable (5”8 and under). And then there are the dates themselves. From a sky-high dinner date to a borderline drug bust in Chelsea, Rosy has experienced it all, swinging through her love life on the trapeze of Tinder. She falls for the wrong guys, ditches the nice ones, but can she finally find her happy ending. Brilliantly honest and hilariously funny, Rosy’s story shows us all that the key to a successful love life could just be a swipe away.
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Adventures in Online Dating

Author: Virginia Vitzthum

Publisher: Little Brown & Company

ISBN: 9780316057844

Category: Computers

Page: 285

View: 7079

Explores the pitfalls, opportunities, and contradictions of online dating through sixteen real-life stories of online daters.
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Meeting Mr. Right in Three Easy Steps

Author: Patti Stanger

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451664982

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 80

View: 6674

This eBook original features advice from Become Your Own Matchmaker by “Millionaire Matchmaker” Patti Stanger on how to snag the man of your dreams. In this easy and accessible guide, Find Your Match, Patti gives priceless advice on finding your prince with three steps from her book Become Your Own Matchmaker. In Step One: Make Your Own Matchmaking Map, Patti reveals where to find single men. In Step Two: Qualifying the Buyer, she teaches you how to determine whether he’s worth your time, and in Step Three: Adventures in Dating, she runs down the dos and don’ts of dating. “Finally a book that's optimistic, practical, specific, and really gives you useful advice on how to go out there and meet your man.” —Liz Tuccillo, bestselling coauthor of He’s Just Not That Into You
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