Bad Breakup? How NOT To Embarrass Yourself On Facebook [EXPERT]
Think before you post!
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Bad Breakup? How NOT To Embarrass Yourself On Facebook

Breaking up with someone has never been easy, but in this age of status updates, checking in and documenting your every move online, it's only getting harder. Not only do you have to find a way to remove your ex from your real life, but you've got to hit delete on their digital presence as well.

Facebook dating 101
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Facebook dating 101

If the friend of my enemy is my enemy, then is the friend of my date going to be my date? A lot of guys may want it that way. (and some girls too.) What about the Facebook friend of my date? Facebook doesn’t make it easy to keep your dating life on the down low. If you are Facebook friends with your date, then chances are she has her ways of finding out who else you are dating. And that’s a good thing in my book. If you are really trying to two-time your girlfriend with her best friend you should at least have the decency to be stealthy about it.

Why You Shouldn't Update Your Relationship Status [EXPERT]
Is your relationship "Facebook official?"
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Why You Shouldn't Update Your Relationship Status

It has come to my attention that my generation believes if a relationship is not "Facebook official," then the relationship is not real. This means that if the "in a relationship" box is not checked off on a profile, then the relationship is nonexistent. When did Facebook take over our lives?

8 Rules To Keep Facebook From Ruining Your Relationship [EXPERT]
Avoid relationship drama online!
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8 Rules To Keep Facebook From Ruining Your Relationship

From cheating online to lamenting a break up that has moved on — I hear about how Facebook has supposedly ruined their marriage or their dating relationship. But guess what? Facebook didn't do anything. The responsibility here lies on the people involved ... not the technology. Here are some quick tips for you to remember on how to keep your relationship offline and healthy. It all starts with boundaries.

Relationship Fail: I Hope It's OK I Just Proposed On Facebook
If you're answer is no, I can just delete my status update!
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Relationship Fail: I Hope It's OK I Just Proposed On Facebook

Hopefully, you'll get proposed to once in your life, and when that big moment happens, it will be one you'll never forget. Preferably, some candles, champagne, an exotic location or extravagant gesture will be involved... Not your boyfriend's Facebook status.

How To Handle A Breakup On Facebook [EXPERT]
Don't let social media add even more stress to your breakup!
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How To Handle A Breakup On Facebook

Being in a relationship involves being committed to another person. It takes two people to give 100 percent of themselves to remain an alliance. In the beginning, if you are on a social media site like Facebook, it is only natural to want to post "In a Relationship" as your relationship status to show all of your 500 friends how happy you both are. But what happens when the relationship ends? What do you do then?

Relationship Fail: I'm Loved By... Me, Myself And I
How's that working out for you?
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Relationship Fail: I'm Loved By... Me, Myself And I

This week's Relationship Fail comes courtesy of our friends over at STFUCouples.com, a genius Tumblr that also likes to point out the annoying things couples post online. We just had to share their most recent finding with you because, well, it's a classic.

Facebook Relationship Stages
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Facebook Relationship Stages

You’ve found someone special, and you want everyone to know about it, so you’ve chosen to Facebook it. But, be aware that timing is crucial. Don’t freak out your date by changing your relationship status to “in a relationship” after the first date or make them feel unimportant by not even announcing your engagement. Read on for a few tips on how to ease through the stages of a relationship on Facebook. Stage 1: Become Facebook Friends

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Love Mom

Hey Facebook: I'm Married AND It's Complicated

Next month, I will be married for 23 years and, Facebook, I've got news: as far as status goes, Married and It's Complicated are not two separate categories. Women who have been married for more than a few years, and especially those with children, know this fundamental truth.

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Love Buzz

The Case Against Facebook Relationship Status 'It's Complicated'

There are so many things wrong with the "It's Complicated" status that sometimes I wonder if Facebook just threw it up on the profile settings just for kicks and giggles. Maybe this so-called relationship status comes with the territory of our generation's tendency to overshare on social media sites, but this is almost as bad as your sister posting a home video of giving birth to her firstborn on Facebook and tagging it, "a miracle."