Dating rules for men texting
Be careful with how you use exclamation points, being sure to use them in moderation. This behavior is about as unacceptable in texting as it is in real life.There are many ways you can be passive-aggressive through text, and it can frustrate the other person.
You might say something that will only make the situation worse, and even if you don’t mean any harm, there’s always that chance for your text messages to be misconstrued.
[Read: 10 ways to handle dating someone with anger issues] #4 Be short and sweet. This is especially true in the realm of texting and dating, since the recipient can’t see you as you say *type* those words. Have you ever had someone send you the same text multiple times back-to-back? The more texts you send at a time, the more desperate and needier you come across.
Avoid lengthy messages that give you more opportunities to be misunderstood. Though you might feel that you were ignored or left hanging without a response, fight the urge to resend the message and just get your mind off of it.
Avoid texting quotes, or worse, chain texts that send a curse or a “promise” if you don’t send to x number of people.
You will not get the attention that you’re seeking with those junk texts, so it’s best to keep things short and relevant. Remember, it doesn’t matter how great you are with all the texting etiquette in the world, if you are insincere about your messages, that sentiment will always have a chance of seeping through at one point or another.