Online dating advice favorites
The Fix: Tweeting sports commentary should be reserved for the times when you’re tuned into a game with fans doing the same thing.
If you’re watching with your girlfriend and you’re on your phone the entire time she’s going to feel ignored. Try to engage your lady by tweeting at her about the game, suggests Senning. Maybe she’ll jump on the bandwagon (if she hasn't already).
But if that’s not the case, you need to manage expectations or she’s going to get pissed.
Saying something like "Facebook was taking over my life so I’m trying not to log on as often.
Providing some context helps you look less self-indulgent, adds Senning.
The Complaint: “I talk to my boyfriend every day in person, so it totally irks me when I find out something major happened in his life by reading his Facebook wall.
To share an accomplishment without coming off as cocky, be brief and straightforward, and keep self-promoting posts to a minimum.
The Complaint: “I hate when guys post statuses about drinking and blacking out.
The Complaint: “Even after our short affair fizzled out, an old flame use to randomly Snapchat me half-naked photos, totally unprovoked.
I'll never understand why he thought I would want to see that.” — The Fix: “This is so rude, and borders on criminal,” says Senning.