On line dating terminology

Love is love, no matter how far apart you two may live.

Have you ever read an online dating profile and tried to decipher the internet acronyms listed?

FYI For Your Information G Gay GBM Gay black male LGBT or GLBT Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered GLBTQIA gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered, questioning, intersexed and ally GSOH Good sense of humor GWM Gay white male H Hispanic HNG Horny Net Geek Hookup, see What is Hookup Culture?On the other end of the spectrum is the dater who practises the 'catch and release'.This is a move favoured by those who enjoys the 'chase' part of a relationship, the first flirtations before any commitments are made.Understanding all the acronyms in the online world is no easy task, but just because you don’t understand the meaning behind them doesn’t mean you are not familiar with the latest dating practices.People have found new creative ways to refer to old dating habits, so if you frequently ask yourself, “What is ghosting? We have compiled this no-nonsense list of dating lingo to spare you from googling that obscure text message. BENCHING: When someone you’ve been seeing keeps their distance but still sends the occasional flirty message.

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