16 Essential First-Date Tips

Make a good first impression.

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It’s no secret that first dates can be awkward. It’s said that first impressions mean everything – so how can you make the best impression ever? YourTango has compiled a few tips to make sure you get to date two.


In this episode of LoveU, host Tiffany Smith discusses the do’s and don’ts of first dates. “The goal of the first date is to see if your compatible,” Tiffany explains, “and – get this – have some fun!” Keep things light and positive. “We’re naturally more attractive when we’re optimistic,” she says.

Want to learn more tricks of the trade? Check out the video above.

For more, check out our article on First-Date Dos and Don'ts.