Text message dating book
But did you know that your choice of reading material could have an impact on your love life?
The good news is that being an avid reader makes you more attractive to the opposite sex.
To get a taste of what Greenspan, creator of the 11 Points website, has to offer, check out this excerpt from his book on the secret meanings of punctuation in text messages.
11 Points Guide to Hooking Up - - -The way you use an exclamation point can change your dating life.
Yes, we are all busy people, and I know it’s sometimes hard to respond when you know it will probably end up as a full on text conversation, but you should always respond.One key aspect of that insanity is reading way too much into every nuance of every text message, especially punctuation. here are the clues his/her punctuation choices are sending (and also the clues you're sending right back).: You don't want to keep going back and forth all night.In texting, you don't have to end a sentence with any punctuation.It makes you seem really desperate, which reminds me of the next rule… The 2 Text Rule: If you text someone two times and they don't respond, they don't want to talk to you. Sometimes you’re just not sure about someone though, so this next one happens… The Don’t Leave Me Hanging Rule: Don't text first if you're not willing to continue the conversation. Also, don’t use "u" or "ur" unless you don't mind being thought of as an idiot.
We’re also helping you to understand the “Ha Scale.” You can tell just how funny people think you are by paying attention to how many ha’s they use in a text message.
Men who list reading on their online dating profile receive 19% more messages on e Harmony, while female readers receive 3% more.