Why is Online Dating So Popular?

online dating

Some time ago there was a certain stigma attached with online dating. However as more people have started using it, grounds are now shifting in favor of dating websites and dating apps. In the past, whereas it would have been“why are you using online dating apps?”, now it’s more like“why haven’t you tried online dating?” This is also true for every other social/cultural phenomenon. As more people get on something the stigma, if it has any, begins to erode. Convenience and Flexibility The world is busier than ever before, and there are more people living in urban areas now more… Read moreWhy is Online Dating So Popular?

Casual Encounters: The Top Seven Rules You Should Follow

Casual Entounters

A casual encounter, casual sex, or a hookup can be an exciting and fulfilling experience for both parties, creating some of the best sex in recent memory.  Many people actively seek these types of encounters while others enjoy them as they become available.  Whether this is a big part of your sex life or if you are willing to pursue a casual encounter when the opportunity presents itself, here are seven key things to keep in mind that will ensure any casual encounters goes well. Establish Boundaries Know yourself and know what you want or expect from any casual encounter. … Read moreCasual Encounters: The Top Seven Rules You Should Follow

Looking for casual sex on Craiglist? No, Craigslist’s “Personals Ads” is dead.

Cragslist

When Craigslist first went online in 1995, the personal ads section was created. This was a section where people could post up requests to meet other people for dating, casual sexual encounters, and so on. Traditionally, personals used to exist in printed newspapers, but they weren’t as provocative or erotic as what could be found on Craigslist. Not only were people open to just about any kind of hookup or encounter, they would also upload pictures of themselves. Sometimes they would even be naked in the pictures too. There were no limits. A lot of people who remember the personals… Read moreLooking for casual sex on Craiglist? No, Craigslist’s “Personals Ads” is dead.

Where Can I Find Casual Encounters, Like In Craigslist?

Craigslist Alternatives

Download Craigslist Alternative – Wild Hookup App The internet has changed the way we do a lot of things these days. We can meet and communicate with strangers all over the world with the internet. That’s probably why it is called the worldwide web. But what the internet has really changed is how we meet, date and hook up with others. There was a time when Craigslist was the primary site for those looking for fast, uncomplicated and simple connections for casual sex. In fact, the Personal Ads section read like a who’s who out there looking for you or… Read moreWhere Can I Find Casual Encounters, Like In Craigslist?

Thoughtful Gifts Ideas For Your Next Hookup

Gifts for Hookup

Even for a hookup or a one-night stand, it is always a welcome gesture and pleasant surprise to offer your partner a small gift to start the day or evening off right.  A small, thoughtful gift can be the perfect way to set the tone for a successful date or tell your hookup that even though this is for tonight only, it is still meaningful to you. Finding a small, exquisite but not too expensive gift for someone you don’t know well can be a daunting challenge.  However, it does not have to be and can be a fun experience. … Read moreThoughtful Gifts Ideas For Your Next Hookup

Friends With Benefits(FWB) – What Does It Really Mean?

FWB

‘Friends with benefits‘  (FWB) is commonly defined as a sexual relationship between two people where the primary basis of the relationship is sex with no expectations of a romantic relationship or other commitment.  The Urban Dictionary defines Friends With Benefits as “a friend in which you are allowed sexual activity but no true relationship is involved.  Not a girlfriend or a boyfriend.  The benefit is purely sexual.  Not to be tied with feelings.”  A second definition is “a friend with whom you may occasionally ‘hook up‘ or make out with, etc etc, and may do so without worries about commitment.”… Read moreFriends With Benefits(FWB) – What Does It Really Mean?

Women Don’t Enjoy Casual Sex As Much As Men

Casual Sex

There is a common perception in today’s socially accepted casual sex and casual sex that the women who are participating in this now widespread cultural norm enjoy the experience and sex just as much as the men do.  While it is true that today’s woman is more likely to pursue and engage in casual sex as compared to women from generations earlier, women are still more likely to turn down the opportunity for casual sex than men. In a famous 1978 study conducted at Florida State University by Dr. Russel Clark and Dr. Elaine Hatfield, and confirmed with similar results… Read moreWomen Don’t Enjoy Casual Sex As Much As Men

Do Free Hookup Apps Really Work?

Free Hookup App

The are many apps available today that help people set up a hookup for the casual encounter.  Some of these dating apps are free and some charge a service fee to use that app.  Both kinds of apps are extremely popular and used by millions of people, although likely for different reasons.  It’s difficult to know which type of app will really work for you, paid or free.  It’s probably best to experiment with several sites to find the one that best meets your needs and delivers successful hookups that you enjoy.  Regardless, one common questions is “Do free hookup apps… Read moreDo Free Hookup Apps Really Work?