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Dating tips from your wingman
Online dating was something that New Zealand and other countries frowned upon years ago. Now with everything going online, dating is no longer unusual.
The other thing about online dating is that people feel more comfortable talking to someone over txt rather than in person, like they had to 10 years ago. Some of the reasons for this is the use of mobile phones.
Facebook, Instagram, and Netflix are some examples of why people will stay home a lot more than they used to. The chances of meeting someone at a bar or party in Auckland are becoming more and more slim, which is why most people have no choice but to sign up for online dating.
Here are some dating tips from the Wingmen team to remember once you get the match
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