The registration process was particularly thorough on the paid-for site.
To build up a detailed profile for others to peruse, there were questions on everything from eye colour to income.
One of my buddies said I should try internet dating to meet some new people to take my mind oﬀ things.
After four months with virtually no success, I was even more depressed than before I started.
By Carolyn Hitt Log on to love, said the X-Ray team, and so I agreed to let the computer play cupid. I persuaded her match-making has come a long way since she hooked up with my father in a Tonypandy dance hall.
“Alpha, I’m reaching out to give a quick thank you for your dating advice.
About a year ago, I got divorced and was not in a great place emotionally.
Registering on the free site, by contrast, took barely 10 minutes.
Some were really cringeworthy - "What colour hair would you like to run your fingers through? But the plus points include detailed guides on how to sell yourself and express what you're looking for in a potential partner.
There were also plenty of safety tips on personal security.