Don’t have too high of an expectations, approach it as meeting a new friend. If someone sounds too good to be true they probably are so be cautious.
Be positive, be careful but not too suspicious of people and you will get out of it what you put in.
Obviously some people are more cut out for this type of thing but hey what have you got to lose. Spend some time chatting online before meeting someone.
Knowing what you are looking for will help; not having too high an expectation and understanding the pitfalls of online dating will also help.
Remember the sites are simply the venue they attract people just like you who are looking for someone (some good, some not so good, some downright bad).
Pros: Cons: Oasis Rating: 3.5 – 5 overall for dating One important statistic to remember is that 20% of the profiles get 80% of the attention.
If you want to have more success with online dating put less emphasis on people’s looks, spend more time reading peoples profiles and more time on your initial emails to these potential matches.We live in a very critical society and scrolling through a directory of photos is not helping matters.Try and look passed the photo and try to read into what people say about themselves with an open mind 'don't be so critical'. Chatting or engaging with people in far away (often exotic) places is only asking for trouble.The site is based on the same format as the oasis active model currently on track to becoming a market leader in the free online dating game in Australia..is based on an advertising revenue model, in that it earns its revenue by selling ad space on the oasis site pages.Oasis network the owner of au has no relationship with any of these companies.