Finding the balance between overbearing and overly casual can be difficult. But there are a few tricks of the trade that make texting guys a little easier. Here are some tips you should follow to hold your own on your phone! Whoever said never text a guy first was so wrong.
Being bold can be really attractive to guys, and it sets you apart by making you memorable. You are awesome, and you have no reason to be nervous about texting a guy. This means within a few minutes to one hour.
A study from online dating sites ChristianMingle. An occasional smiley face is one thing, but making a picture story out of emojis is just a little bit excessive.
Just keep it casual and use emoticons sparingly. You can always feel out his texting style and go off of that. But at least for starting things off, hold off on the dancing girl and hair-flip emojis every other text. Just try to avoid emoticon overdose. The best way to keep a conversation going is by actually having things to talk about.
Ask him simple questions that will make him want to talk. Boys are just like us — they love talking about themselves. It gives you a chance to know him and breaks the ice by basically forcing him to text you back.
He should be asking questions about you, too! It can be hard trying to wrap up a conversation, but the first step is being able to realize when the convo is fizzling out.
Make a graceful exit with a little bit more than just a. Try to conclude it with the possibility of making future plans. Leave it open for other conversations.
And if he responds back, let him have the last word and leave him wanting more. But sometimes we overreact to what in reality was probably a quick text while he was distracted by something else or about to head into the gym.
Does he not like you? Maybe he just forgot to answer. Maybe he lost his phone. Just let it happen!
No use stressing yourself out trying to play mind games! You should be basically talking to him just like you would in person, and everything will fall into place. If you follow these simple guidelines, you should have no issues texting guys. The only thing I love more than writing is cheese I am a huge John Mayer fan, I refuse to wear a bra if I don't have to, and I'm essentially an insomniac who takes sporadic naps.
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