Dating Rules Revisited

Dating Rules Revisited

Here's why you need to ditch the rules, not to mention how not to get a man’s attention and why women date tall men. Image: Shutterstock

10 Dating Do's and Don'ts From 6 Therapists

By Jamie Long Psy.D.
Dating advice from relationship experts, six of them!

Why Am I Still Single? A Quiz

By Susan Heitler Ph.D.
Would more flirting help? And what more can I do?

Undateable: Guest Post by Elliott Lewis

By Bella DePaulo Ph.D.
A single man discovers he is quirkyalone

The Breakup Text Message: 6 Signs It Could Happen To You

By Andrea Bonior Ph.D.
A look at the increasing prevalence of digital dumping.

Ending A Relationship

By Isadora Alman MFT
5 expert tips for exiting with respect and even grace.

Studying Marital Infidelity

By Jefferson M Fish Ph.D.
Issues involved in gathering data by pretending to want an illicit affair

When It Comes To Dating, Do Age Differences Matter?

By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.
A recent study lends insight into age differences in romantic relationships

The Last Acceptable Ism: Lookism

By Marty Nemko Ph.D.
Why preferring ugly people may make sense.

Do Differences in Testosterone Explain Relationship Quality?

By Vinita Mehta Ph.D., Ed.M.
High levels of testosterone may thwart long-term relationships

The Half-Your-Age-Plus-Seven Rule: Does It Really Work?

By Theresa E DiDonato Ph.D.
Research finds that one well-known guideline may not work for everyone.

The Best-Kept Secret of Highly Successful Couples

By Emma M. Seppälä Ph.D.
New research shows the powerful impact of personality types on relationships.

Dating With Anxiety

By Fletcher Wortmann
How The Princess Bride (and an anxiety disorder) can hinder the search for love.

Advantages of Dating After 40

By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.
You are never too old to fall in love.

Do Hotter People Want More Casual Sex?

By Zhana Vrangalova Ph.D.
Diffrences in gender and attractiveness can impact desire, in some of us.

Dating at Older Age

By Mario D Garrett PhD
Online dating for older adults is a growing business.

5 Signs He's Facebook-Cheating On You

By Andrea Bonior Ph.D.
Even when there's no sex involved, the pain of infidelity can be real.

How Texting Can Improve or Ruin Your Relationship Happiness

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
Can texting improve or ruin your relationship happiness?

The Tension Hidden in ADHD-Impacted Relationships

By Melissa Orlov
When ADHD symptomatic behaviors upend what's expected in a partnership

Dead Meet: Matchmaking for the Darker Crowd

By Katherine Ramsland Ph.D.
A new website offers business and/or romance for the death industry.

Manipulation and Identity

By Andrea Mathews LPC, PhD
The zoom-zoom of identity

Should You Be Dating Your LinkedIn Network?

By Stephen Snyder M.D.
A new mobile dating app blithely violates the rule not to mix work and romance.

5 Reasons Men Insist That Women Be "Raving Bitches"

By Billi Gordon Ph.D.
Why being difficult is the only choice for women

7 Predictors of Long-Term Relationship Success

By Preston Ni M.S.B.A.
7 ways to making your love last