It’s turned me into a great judge of character and made some great friends along the way.
I always made a point of having clear, accurate, unedited pictures of myself so people knew what they were getting before we ever met.
Don’t take crappy selfies in the bathroom by yourself.
It’s amazing how well you learn from just knowing the red flags and being up front about what you are looking for on your profile.
Most importantly, you avoid all the awkward messages from people you have no interest in because unless you both swipe right there’s no match which is perfect on avoiding awkward messages.
There are frequent gatherings in restaurants, bars, churches, museums or country walks.