Online dating can be a great experience if you go into it with the right frame of mind and the right expectations. Just as there are no guarantees in life, there are also no guarantees in online dating. That being said here is what you can expect.
A Chance To Meet A Variety Of Women
If you go into the online dating arena with an open mind and a sense of adventure you are going to have the chance to meet a variety of women although many you will never meet face to face. Some of these women you will like as friends, some will turn you off completely, and some will interest you enough you will want to meet in person. While posting a profile on an Online dating site won't guarantee you will get a date, let alone meet the woman of your dreams it gives you the opportunity to meet woman with all kinds of likes and dislikes, all different personalities, and from all walks of life. By meeting many women you increase your likelihood of finding someone you at least like well enough to pursue.
Don't Expect To Meet A Rich, Beautiful Nymphomaniac
While such women probably do exist somewhere, they are going to be few and far between and most won't be found on an online dating site. The women you find on these sites, are usually your normal everyday women, who like you are back in circulation after some years away from the dating game and looking for a nice man to date with the hope of maybe falling in love again some day. Some will be beautiful, some not so beautiful, some will be witty, or intelligent, or a combination of things. But, most are going fit into what can be considered realistic expectations.
Expect There Will Be Some Minor Success And Major Rejections
There are going to be women with whom you make a connection and may feel comfortable enough to date. Many of these women will become friends, a few lovers and if you are lucky maybe one will become the love of your life. However, in the process you are going to encounter some rejection along the way and you have to understand that it is all a part of life. Chances are you are going to be doing a bit of your own rejecting as well.
If you view online dating as an adventure, and set out simply to have a good time and get to know some new women without viewing every woman you meet online as a potential date or future relationship then chances are your Online dating experience will be fun and successful whether or not you meet Ms. Right.