Get offline ASAP: Many people like the idea of online dating in theory but don't find success because they never meet people face-to-face.
Your odds are even better on Sundays: Add perusing dating apps into your "easing into the weekday" Sunday night routine. Sunday is the average peak of traffic for Ok Cupid, aka your best chance of striking up a conversation with a potential suitor.Don't procrastinate: "Messages sent within the first 24 hours are twice as likely to receive a response," said Jean-Marie Mc Grath of Hinge.The majority of users take up to 2.5 days to start a conversation, however."It's not about where you go, it's about your mindset when you're there," she said. Right or even about dating—it's about embracing and loving yourself. Next time you're at a party, instead of scanning the crowd thinking, "I'm here to meet someone," look at the situation as an opportunity to observe and practice interacting with men. If you're a high-powered CEO-type, charity boards and events.Rori recommends practicing "Circular Dating." Circular Dating takes the focus off the man and turns it back on yourself, which builds your self-esteem and in the end, leads to meeting men. This mindset will leave you more relaxed—and more likely to meet someone.3. You can meet men anywhere—in happy hour at a bar, in line at Whole Foods, at the gas station when you're filling up your car. If you're not the red-carpet type, volunteering at these events is a great way to meet men in a low-pressure situation."5. Don't go somewhere just because you think you'll meet guys there.