Spain dating friendships
As one woman wrote, "Posting on Craig's List is not something I'd normally do, but it can be difficult meeting people the old-fashioned way." But Craiglist is not foolproof.
Some who have used it to seek out goods or services have been scammed or even robbed; many of the listings despite being in the "strictly platonic" section are not.
Very few specialize in connecting new friends or helping you locate other people with similar hobbies.
Girlfriend Social is designed purely for women to socially meet new friends and is the only free social network that allows women to create complete profiles, match with friends, chat with others, discuss hot topics, and to meet other women at live events, face-to-face." Blain came up with the idea following a move to a new city; at her new job, her co-workers were mostly male.
Safety is a major concern for Blain and Girlfriend Social.
Although her site gives women opportunities to share personal details (helpful in matching new friends), she leaves it up to each participant to decide how much to reveal about herself.
Like re-entering the dating scene, trying to establish new friendships at this stage can be intimidating.
Some have gone the Craigslist route, using the popular non-commercial community bulletin board as a way to find new friends.
This isn’t as easy as it was a generation ago." She's noticed that many women seek out new friends once they enter the "M" stage—moving, marriage, or motherhood—because those life transitions can alter, strain and even sever existing friendships.
Following in the footsteps of internet dating, websites designed to foster real-world female friendships are on the rise.