Dating Advice: Why Is Dating So Hard?

Tempted to send a Facebook friend request to a new date? Resist!

Can you trust your intuition on a first date? How soon is too soon to respond to a message? Do etiquette rules even matter anymore? Dating in the age of social media is different – how can you navigate this dating scene?

In a new video for YourTango, Experts Jasbina Ahluwalia, Abby Rodman, Maya Ezratti and Ellen Whitehurst sat down with YourTango Experts Senior VP Melanie Gorman to discuss why dating is so darn hard these days. “If you’re just getting to know someone, the last thing you need to know about each other is exactly what you’re doing,” says Ahluwalia, so keep the texting to a minimum!

Check out the video above to learn more, and to discover why "dating is modern and romance is old-fashioned!"