Do some men tell the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, in their online profiles? But as a general rule, if you want to get the most out of your time in the world of online dating, it’s a good idea to start reading between the lines and take everything you see and hear with a grain of salt.
Researchers say the results show that people are forever optimistic when it comes to online dating: whilst a majority believing others also lie when writing online profiles, when comes to actually reading about potential dates, they are far more likely to believe what they are reading is true.
“A million years ago, when I did online dating, this guy said he was like 5 feet 10 inches or so,” said the now married mother of two.
– When Jill Jesse Futrell, 35, was single and using online dating sites to meet potential mates, she came across a few Pinocchios in her day.
Applying a skeptical eye to the top 5 facts and figures below will help you uncover 80 percent of online lies with minimum effort.
The average man online says he’s at least one to two inches taller than he really is.