Sharing is great, it lets you strike a connection with the other person. It is something that we naturally feel compelled to do when we are just beginning to know someone new. We want to know more about the person and want to express more about ourselves too.
But when it comes to online dating, you have to be careful about the personal information that you share about yourself. From the details that you give about yourself on the personal profile to the things you say during online conversations or face-to-face date, you need to make sure that you are not sharing more than required. There are some things that are extremely personal to oneself and should only be told to someone that you absolutely know and trust. Understanding where to draw the line in sharing personal details, especially with the people that you come across during the course of your online dating, is necessary. Share only basic information to complete your profile. The more personal information should be shared with the people that you feel you have connected well with and whom you know you can trust. Wait for your relationship with the online friend to become deeper, allowing the trust to slowly build over time before you let them in on what’s really personal to you.