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The brave new world of dating

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Once you’ve got your colorful, fun, authentic profile up and going…the next big step is sending that first message to the men you connect with. Particularly if you’re like me and tend to wait on the guy to initiate.

(Here’s where all the antiquated advice we’ve heard from books like “The Rules” starts to kick in.

When the World Wide Web was brought to the masses in the 1990s, we were told it would unite us all.

(To that end, men of Bumble: START FILLING OUT YOUR BIOS!

) Even if his bio is blank, you can still usually find something within his profile pics that’s conversation-worthy.

And if not, you might just have to use your imagination and come up with something cute and flirty that’s not related to his profile…but as long as you stay away from the boring, unoriginal “Hi,” you’re golden.

We resist moving with the times and realizing that it’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, and things have changed. Whether or not we choose to adapt or let our dating life suffer because of years of bad advice we’ve been given is up to us.