Tips for Gay Dating and Gay Hookups

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Online Dating 101: Creating a Profile That Gets Results

If you’re like a lot of gay guys, you probably have a love/hate relationship with gay dating apps and with good reason. On the one hand, you can’t beat the convenient access to hundreds of eligible gay men in search of the same thing you are. On the other, it can sometimes feel difficult to impossible to really stand out in such a huge crowd.

So how can you make sure yours is the profile that stops a serious hottie in his tracks when he’s mindlessly swiping through an endless selection of options? Sure, it helps to be a stone fox that’s photogenic almost to a fault, but there’s definitely hope for the rest of us as well. Keep the following tips in mind as you give your profile a second look and you’ll be attracting more

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7 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About Gay Dating

No gay, bi, or queer man needs to be told that dating as a member of the LGBTQ community comes along with its own special set of challenges. However, dating as a gay man isn’t anywhere near as impossible as the rest of society seems to believe it is, so try not to get too discouraged. You just need to know what people are getting wrong as far as the whole experience so you can shrug off the misconceptions and get back to doing you.

  1. All gay men care about is sex.

Don’t get us wrong. Sex is awesome. Gay men certainly love sex just as much as anyone else out there does, but it’s not all they care about. Gay people are just like straight people in that everyone’s after their own thing. Some gay guys are interested in sex, while

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How to Impress a First Date Like an Absolute Boss

If there’s one thing we can all agree on when it comes to gay dating, it’s that it can be really, really complicated. It’s not just about finding someone you’d potentially like to hook up with or give your time to either. The entire process from start to finish can be a major challenge, not to mention completely confusing at times.

That’s exactly why dates you’re truly excited about are so nerve-wracking. Doubly so if you really like the guy and can picture even the possibility of a future with him! Here we’ll go over everything you need to know how to make a fantastic first date impression. We’ll cover why gay dating is so hard in the first place, as well as touch on a few can’t-miss tips to increase your

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5 Terrible Reasons to Rush into a Relationship

Even those of us who love the single life can’t help but long for a relationship every so often, and it’s not hard to understand why. People in relationships never have to worry about finding a date to take to social functions or parties. Relationships also have a way of seeming so much deeper, more meaningful, and more fulfilling than singlehood, and they can be in many ways… if you’re not in yours for the wrong reasons. The following are a few glaring examples.

  1. Family Pressure

It’s natural, normal, and healthy to care about your parents and to want to see them happy. If yours are like most, they probably want to see you settled with a family of your own sooner rather than later, especially if you’re not exactly 20 anymore. However, you really need to ask yourself

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Dating and Meeting New People in a New City

Getting your bearings in a new city can definitely be a mixed bag. On the one hand, being somewhere completely new can be exciting and inspiring. It’s a chance to start fresh or reinvent yourself completely. When it comes to your love life though, a totally unfamiliar city can be really intimidating, especially if you’re gay, bisexual, or queer.

The “gay-friendly” factor can vary drastically from city to city, so it takes time to figure things out. If you’re going from a diverse urban area to a small town, things can be even more challenging. Here we’ll go over a few tips for meeting new people and making sense of the gay dating scene when you’re navigating your way through an unfamiliar city. You’ll be dating like a pro again in no time!

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