Articles in category 'Dating Etiquette'

Text Message Etiquette

Text Message Etiquette

It has been 20 years since the first text message was sent through a mobile phone, which simply said ‘Merry Christmas’. Since then, the text message has flourished and has become a useful tool in the dating...

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Dating Website Etiquette

Dating Website Etiquette

Online dating, like many other aspects of life, has an unofficial code of conduct. Below I have outlined some of the aspects of good practice that will stand you in good stead for online dating; from how to present...

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First Date Checklist

First Date Checklist

If like me, you lose the power of thought when you’re incredibly nervous you may just find it helpful to consult our handy checklist before setting off on a first date: (more…)...

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Should Men Pay on the First Date?

Should Men Pay on the First Date?

If you’re a man opening this blog post, we apologise if you’re completely outraged at the suggestion that in the 21st century some women still expect men to pay the bill on a first date. Please keep reading...

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Lucky Pants and Pre-date Rituals

Lucky Pants and Pre-date Rituals

Preparing for your first date with someone you’ve never met can be pretty nerve-wracking, so we asked around to find out what pre-date rituals friends and family perform to make them feel at their best. Luckily...

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Worst Dates

Worst Dates

All the names in the worst date stories that follow have been changed to save embarrassment, but all the tales of woe are 100% true. (more…)...

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Dating Body Language Dos and Don’ts

Dating Body Language Dos and Don’ts

Whether we like it or not, our body language can reveal a lot about what we’re thinking and feeling, so if you want to impress your date it’s important to keep an open mind and open body language. Psychological...

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What History Has Taught us About Dating

What History Has Taught us About Dating

When it comes to historic dating practices it seems that shouting about your love from a balcony or playing the loot while reciting jaunty lyrics weren’t the only ways to get yourself noticed by an attractive suitor....

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Dating Etiquette

Dating Etiquette

I know it’s the 21st century, but there’s no excuse for bad manners on a first date. So what are the top 10 first date faux pas and how can you avoid them? (more…)...

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Should You Kiss on a First Date?

Should You Kiss on a First Date?

Whether or not you should kiss on your first date is arguably one of the most stressful aspects about dating. To take some of the worry out of the process I asked the Muddy Matches team for their advice and here’s...

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