Author, Online Dating and Netiquette Expert, CEO of Cyber-Dating Expert, Media Personality, and Author of the Bestseller, "The Perils of Cyber-Dating: Confessions of a Hopeful Romantic Looking for Love Online." It was a lucky day on Friday the 13th for start-up online dating site
The site, which launched on January 13, 2012, received a welcome with a nice write-up in Mashable.
was created with the hope of adding authenticity to online dating profiles by focusing on business information on Linked In.
Nadir pointed out that there's a sense of trust with Linked In profiles.
If you're looking for a job, you typically have a resume on Linked In that's accurate, as you know a hiring manager will take the necessary steps to verify your job history. You start by logging in using Linked In on their home page, fill out the profile, where you can describe yourself as social, confident, reserved, insecure, or adventurous.
You can view your selected matches by their Linked In profiles or on their personal profiles created on the dating site.
For 20 credits, you get just a "smile." It's their way of flirting.
While it might seem like friend photos show off your social side, they might be detracting attention from the focal point of your profile: you!
"Post a photo of yourself smiling instead of you and all your pretty girlfriends," says dating coach and netiquette expert Julie Spira."This way, a guy won't be confused" and will be anticipating pretty mug when date time comes.Spira says women tend to gravitate toward classic LBDs in their photos, which can cause you to get lost in the digital playground.For 50 credits, you get a "pitch," the opportunity to send a 200-word email to the object-of-your-affection. You can select from finding a casual date, soulmate, friend, or a business partner and they don't share any information back to your Linked In account.For 100 credits, you'll get the "Private Presentation" complete with a You Tube video and up to 3 additional images. If you truly believe that your car defines your personality, you can select the kind of car you want your date to drive, including anything from a Lamborghini to a Smart car.If there's truth-in-advertising, you just might find your match on this site.