Skip Nav
Books
The 14 Nonfiction Titles You Just HAVE to Read
Advice
Have Better Sex TONIGHT With These Foreplay Ideas — You Deserve It
Sex
50 States of Hot Guys

Dating on Social Media

Social Media Signs That Give Away Your Relationship Status

#Firstworldproblems: the guy you're dating complains that your Twitter feed makes you sound single. But how are you supposed to behave in that interlude between casually dating and making it official? Our social media behavior says a lot about what relationship stage we are in. Each stage of a relationship has distinct social media signposts. Here's how to know where you stand:

Casually Dating, but Pretty Into Each Other

  • He sends you a friend request on Facebook.
  • She starts following you on Instagram or Twitter.
  • You invite each other to parties via Facebook.
  • He favorites a tweet.
  • You "like" each other's profile photos on Facebook.

Heading Toward Coupledom

  • He replies to your tweets.
  • She comments on your status updates.
  • You tag each other on Facebook or Instagram.
  • She starts asking questions like "So, who is Julie?"
  • He posts Facebook status updates that are clearly meant just for you.
  • He wishes you a happy birthday.

It's Totally On

  • He sends a friend request to your mom.
  • He posts a status update wishing you a happy birthday.
  • She posts stuff on your Facebook wall that "reminds her of you."
  • She posts photos of the two of you together.
  • You both change your relationship status.
Image Source: Shutterstock
Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Jenna-Gill Jenna-Gill 2 years
This is hilarious. And so true.
Annie-Gabillet Annie-Gabillet 2 years
This is amazing in its specificity!
Best Things in Life That Money Can't Buy
Woman Responds to Dani Mathers Body Shaming
Should I Say Yes to Being a Bridesmaid?
Signs He's Not Serious About You
Wedding Dress Shopping Tips

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Love
X