Ok Cupid has seen an excellent response to its latest PR campaign that lists the best date spots in various US cities.
In collaboration with Foursquare, the Match Group-owned dating brand released a date guide for 10 cities across the US based on recommendations by the Ok Cupid community.
Dating comes with a profusion of rules and “tried and true” methods for landing the perfect match.
Ironically, dating rules transfer really well as a PR professional.
PR is about building real relationships with journalists. Walk over, look them straight in the eye and, "Hi, would you like to go to bed with me? Yea, not really how it works in the real world is it? Don't ask them for anything, just let them know who you are. Something like: Hey Brian, I've been developing apps and software for different companies for 15 years, and all the while have been a reader of Super App Digest.
Becoming friendly with them before you just go asking them for something. Lately I've decided to strike out on my own with an idea I came up with.
Consequently, “5% of Americans who are in a marriage or committed relationship say they met their significant other online.” Many Americans are already down with digital dating, and there are many digitally-ignited relationships forming every day.
But with so many different online matchmaking services available (and even more being developed each year), how can a lonely heart possibly know where to start? Media Miser analyzed nearly 30,000 tweets between January 1 and January 31 to see which online matchmaking service users spoke about most favourably.
Since 2005 negative perceptions of online dating have decreased by 8 per cent, and positive perceptions of the Internet as a means to meet new people has increased by 15 per cent, according to the Pew Research Center.Check out the full list over on Ok Cupid’s blog, or view the full list on Foursquare City Guide. Born in Newcastle, he has an English degree from Queen Mary, London and after working for the NHS, trained as a journalist with the Press Association.