In the book, you’ll follow my journey as I skillfully navigate the web, hoping to replace who I thought was the “love of my life” with a new Internet mate.
Julie Spira is a top online dating expert and bestselling author of The Perils of Cyber-Dating.
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I'm a big believer that online dating does work, but where we draw the line between exaggerating about weight, age and height is different from complete misrepresentation, such as in the Manti Te'o story.
If you want to be successful with online dating, you need to be authentic and genuine. No more than walking into a bar and meeting a stranger.
Find the time to meet your online date in person before becoming emotionally involved.Move your relationship from online to offline so you don't become a digital pen pal.New: Audio Book Version: The Perils of Cyber-Dating: Confessions of a Hopeful Romantic Looking for Love Online is a romantic tell-all memoir spanning over 250 online dates in almost 15 years. I felt it was important to spot the red flags in an online dating profile, laugh along the way, and help others who had to start their lives over again after a tearful breakup or a divorce. Seeing become a bestseller on its launch date brought me more joy than you’ll ever know. My online dating book is filled with heartfelt, witty, and hilarious stories, of which many of you will relate to. I just happened to be the first to write about my romantic journey in cyberspace. As a hopeful romantic, I decided to share my online dating stories with the world.As a pioneer in the Internet industry, I became the first on my block to post an online dating profile.These were the days before high-speed Internet, Match.com, e Harmony, and mobile dating apps such as Tinder.