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Can you find love online as part of the LGBT community?
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By: Shawn Yan Email Article
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Decades ago LGBT was viewed as a taboo. In fact in some countries, being gay or lesbian was treated as a criminal offense with a capital punishment of death. However, in our current society, things have changed, LGBTQ (Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual, Transsexual, and Queers) is considered normal. Over the last decade, we have had numerous colorful gay weddings a scene that was never witnessed in the 60s.

It’s a fact that most people are turning to online dating so as to find a spouse. Irrespective of whether you are searching for a sexual partner or a long-term relationship, you can always find a match online. But, as part of the LGBT community can you really find love online? The answer to this question is; Yes! You can find love online. The following are a few basic things you need to be aware of so as to successfully find a spouse online.

1. Find the right dating site

There are over 1000 dating sites and your success will depend on which dating site you choose. For high chances of success, you should ensure that you register with a dating site has quite a significant number of the LGBT. So, which are the best dating sites for the LGBTQ?

• OkCupid

If you belong to the LGBTQ community and want to have high chances of getting a partner online, then you should consider registering with OkCupid. This Online dating site connects people from the LGBTQ community from all over the globe. Over 90% of the registered members are gay, lesbians or bisexuals’; as a result getting a date is relatively quite easy compared to other online dating sites.

• Chemistry

Over 950,000 of the registered members are gay, lesbian, bisexual and transsexual: ensuring that you have higher chances of finding love at Chemistry online dating platform. They have accurate match making algorithm and this allows you to only contact people who you would be compatible with.

2. Have a nice profile

A nice and appealing profile plays an important role in deciding whether you shall be successful in a dating platform or not. A profile with spelling mistakes or an inappropriate picture is a deal breaker for many and this might push away possible partners. Ensure that you go through your profile and see to it that there are no mistakes in your bio; also ensure that the pictures you upload are clear. On your Bio, probably you can include a line saying that you are gay/lesbian/bisexual/ transsexual and what you seek.

3. Be bold and open minded

While trying to find love online you have to be very careful irrespective of whether you are straight or belong to the LTGB community. There are a lot of fake profiles and you have to be smart enough to be in a position to evaluate what is genuine and what is not. Never be too desperate or too quick to ask for a date, first engage in flirting conversations and get to know each other.


Your soulmate is out there and you shall find him/her just ensure that you choose the right dating platform and see to it that your profile is appealing enough.

Shawn Yan, freelance writer and LGBTQIA Advocate. I believe through story telling, sharing successes, and finding commonality through the many aspects of the human experience we will change the world or at least make it better. Personal Research: - Best Online LGBT Dating Sites Reviews - Online Dating Resources for Lesbian Singles

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