|Getting too few results on your searches?
Are you running searches and finding that not
many profiles are getting returned? There could be a few reasons
for this. Are you living in a rural area? If so, there is not
going to be as many members, so you will naturally get back
fewer results. You may want to increase your distance to 100+
miles. If this is too far for you, online dating services might
not be what you need. You may need to move! You have to be where
the people are after all.
Another possible reason for getting few results is you might be
searching by too specific of criteria. This especially holds
true if you are running an advanced or personality type search.
Try sticking with the basic search for awhile. Don't be too
specific at first. If your basic searches are returning hundreds
of profiles, then you are safe to add more criteria. Add more
criteria slowly, until you feel comfortable with the number of
results you are getting back.
One other possible reason for getting few results is the
personals site you are on may be new, or not very big. There are
really only a few big dating sites out there. Most sites are
somewhat small in comparison. That's okay though, you will most
likely be joining at least a few sites anyway. And remember, it
only takes that one right person, you never know where you will