This makes sense in part, because men tend to be more visual.
But I do have a friend who refuses to post a picture for professional reasons and he rarely gets any reponses.
Relationships should be less predictable and worth waiting for.
We have too much control over a romantic process and in turn, we're killing the romance.
In my zeal to find out as much about Andy's good fortune as possible I innocently asked: "So, how'd you two meet? Realizing I stepped into something awkward I thought to myself: OMG they met in prison; or on a street corner.
Nope; just a couple of taps on your keyboard and presto: Janine appears on your screen to tell you that she loves to laugh, isn't needy, loves her children more than life itself, and can find time to fit you into her mind-boggling schedule.
Most people I've interviewed prefer online dating to the bar scene because online dating offers a better chance of getting a first date.
Post a reasonably attractive picture, sell your life's resume, and wait for the solicitations to pour in.
A female friend of mine would only date men who lived a minimum of one hour away—she liked the anonymity.
Call me a wimp, but I get exhausted just visualizing a two-hour drive home in the wee hours of the morning following a date.