Modern Day Fairy Tale

By

Once upon a time, there was a little lady who decided to give Match.com a try. She thought a certain snarky fella looked cool, and decided he would be perfect for her very first email. A few short days later, they were inseparable! “Is Match.com always this easy?” she thought.

But our story starts long before her fabled first email. It starts with that fabulously snarky fella who wasn’t happy with the way his love life was going. He enlisted the help of eFlirt Expert and started out slow with an eMakeover. After Laurie “nailed it!,” he was ready to move on to the Email Reply Service.

A few months later, Mr. Snarky got an email that caught his attention from a little lady. “There wasn't any one thing about her profile that caught my eye - it was all the little things,” he said. “Her pictures ranged from composed to spontaneous & I really liked the way she phrased things. One thing that did jump out early on was that we replied to each other's messages quickly. I'm a web developer & online all the time & getting her replies quickly made me feel like she was there present with me in the moment.”

And they’re already talking about moving in together! This online dating coach can’t wait to see how the rest of their fairy tale unfolds.

This article was originally published at eFlirt Expert, LLC
Article contributed by
Advanced Member

Laurie Davis

Author

Laurie Davis is an online dating expert and the author of Love @ First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating. Her company, eFlirt Expert, helps singles navigate flirting and relationships via technology by writing their online dating profiles, decoding their dates’ text messages, managing their digital dating lives, and helping them transition to meaningful, offline relationships. Laurie was nominated Best Dating Coach in the 2013 and 2012 iDate Awards and her advice has been featured in over 200 international media outlets including The New York Times, Good Morning America, Forbes, Men’s Health and Elle. She is engaged to her tweetheart who she eFlirted with in 140 characters on Twitter. Connect with her on Twitter and Facebook!

Location: New York, NY
Credentials: Other
Specialties: Communication Problems, Dating/Being Single Support, LGBT Issues (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)
Other Articles/News by Laurie Davis:

Online Dating For Single Moms

By

It wasn’t always socially acceptable to be a single mom. I know this firsthand: my mom had me alone at 17. In suburbia USA circa the early 80s, her teachers judged her, churchgoers scoffed at us and our neighbors stared. But no matter what Mrs. Smith down the block said behind closed doors, my mom always made sure I was surrounded by love, and I’ve ... Read more

6 Ways To Tell If There Are Digital Sparks

By

When you start dating someone, there are a million little things your match might do to that will tip you off to his or her feelings. Whether it’s touching your knee during a date, a well-timed sly smirk, or simply a thoughtful remark, your date’s ways of wooing can be telling about where your relationship is (or isn’t) headed. But in ... Read more

Hurricane Dating: Get Swept Off Your Feet During Sandy

By

The east coast is basically experiencing Armageddon firsthand right now. But while Frankenstorm is flooding the streets, your love life could be overflowing, too. You see, when the kids get a snow day (or hurricane day), they play make believe. When you're single, the adult version of the playground is getting online dating inbox happy. There's nothing ... Read more

See More

Latest Expert Videos
Ask The Experts

Have a dating or relationship question?
Visit Ask YourTango and let our experts and community answer.

Resources
How to find the right pro for you
Dating Coach: Why You Should Work With A Dating Coach

Why You Should Work With A Dating Coach

You don’t have to do love on your own

Dating Coach: Who Is Afraid Of The Dating Coach?

Who Is Afraid Of The Dating Coach?

Women will pounce on the chance to learn better ways to date. Men, not so much. Why is that?

10 Reasons Mental Health Pros Should Join YourTango Experts

10 Reasons Mental Health Pros Should Join YourTango Experts

YourTango Experts can help your business go from good to great.

10 Steps To Improve Your Coaching Business

Take your coaching business from mediocre to great in no time…

Frequently Asked Questions About YourTango Experts

Thinking of joining? Here's all the facts you need to know to make the most of your membership.

See more resources
Most Popular