It's easy to believe they are rejecting you personally, but it's for the best.
After all, you're looking for a good, mutual match, not someone to swoon over.
Be Realistic Prince (or Princess) Charming may very well indeed be waiting for you online, but you should also set your expectations just a little bit lower. Don't believe that everyone who shows interest in you is worth your time.
And don't get disenchanted if your first date decides they don't want a second.
Online dating sites love to boast about the millions of members they have.
This can be a little nerve-racking and exciting, but it also may put you way out of your comfort zone.
It's best to use the dating service's internal, secure messaging system until you feel as though you know the person to some degree.
This ensures that when you do run into the inevitable creep online, you remain anonymous and safe. So it helps prepare yourself if you remember that going into the online dating process.
A few years ago, OKCupid calculated that 96.25% of e Harmony’s profiles are inactive, using numbers provided by e Harmony themselves.
Match was only marginally better, coming in at 93.1% inactive.