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The perils of cyber dating

Create a spreadsheet to keep your dates organized so you won’t confuse Jimmy with Johnny when you start communicating. Don’t accept the screen name that the computer generates. Both men and women are visual, so grab a friend with a digital camera and snap 100 photos in five different colored outfits. Avoid falling into the trap of having a digital penpal and schedule a phone date with someone you’ve been communicating with.

She’s the CEO of Social Media and More, a social media marketing and strategy company and is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Cyber-Dating Expert, an online lifestyle magazine for singles on the dating scene.

Julie’s advice has reached millions and she’s been featured in/on ABC, CBS, CNN, Cosmo, NBC, PC World, Redbook, USA Weekend, WIRED, and Woman’s Day.

Many are trying online dating for the first time after a long marriage and aren’t sure what the rules are.

Here are five tips to help you with your journey: 1. It’s flattering when you start receiving hundreds of emails, but it can be overwhelming and leave you logging off instead. Just like a newspaper needs a great headline to grab your attention, so does your online dating profile.

Spira served as a top executive at several leading-edge Internet and communications companies; and today, as a cyber-dating expert, she shares her stories to empower singles on the Internet dating scene.

She is a gifted mentor and sits on the board of several charitable organizations in Los Angeles.

If your date refuses to go on a Skype or video date, perhaps they are hiding something.