The expediency of online dating lies in its simplicity. The dating Arab requires only three constituents, a computer, an internet connection and an attractive profile, to begin his endeavors with online dating. With no strict time schedules and restrictions of geographical boundaries, it is the safest, easiest and quickest way for Arab personals to find someone who is compatible with their unique personality and interests.
With hundreds of thousands of dating sites carrying countless profiles of Arabic men and women, online dating has become the new buzzword among the Arabic singles. The basic membership is usually free at most sites, this allows dating Arab to send icebreakers and receive emails. For accessing more advanced features such as uploading photographs, instant messaging and live one on one phone conversations, a low monthly subscription rate is commonly applied, but this expense is cancelled by the convenience, comfort, safety, privacy and distraction-free environment of home, where the dating Arab can not only discover himself, but also the practices and unique advantages of this powerful medium.
On the cyberspace playing field, where every player is in the same space to play the same game, the Arab personals comfortably overcome social, class and gender barriers. Though it's a crowded field, but the possibilities are limitless. There is no shortage of variety for Arabic singles to devour. The quest for potentially perfect date or mate is made easy by sorting functions, search engines, pre-screening and personality tests. These methods do not only deliver quantity, quality and special organization, but are also responsible for the countless testimonials, which have related stories of genuine online "chemistry" developing long before actual and fulfilling "first dates". Many services have "flirting functionality" that allows the dating Arab to make advances with minimum conversation thus avoiding unnecessary awkwardness.
While dating online, a close encounter with embarrassing zit-like calamities as "bad-hair day", "nothing to wear" or "the pain of psoriasis" can easily be done away with. Fruitless, time-consuming effort of finding appropriate venues as smoky bars, singles clubs, church socials or boring parties to meet each other can be avoided. This also prevents discomforting chance meetings with past lovers, inquisitive co-workers, and other dates etc. to become an issue. Online dating eliminates many expenses of offline dating such as dinner, movies, drinks etc. and allows the dating Arab to discover the fatal flaws of his acquaintances online through E-conversations and online chatting, which tend to be honest, frank, to the point and involves less emotional risk, particularly when dealing with larger questions of compatibility, before meeting in person. Rejection is much less messy, hurtful and thwarting when transacted online. Above all, online dating provides the safety of anonymity.
To sum up, when dating online, Arab singles meet, greet, get to know each other and live happily ever after.