“I asked my friend to describe me, and here’s what he wrote…” is a cop-out.By writing this in your profile, you’re telling people that you’re not smart or self-aware enough to write it yourself.

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On the other hand, be prepared to spend hours and hours learning how to sort the wheat from the chaff.

Here’s our crash course on the DOs and DON’Ts of cyberdating.

Unless you work in a totally male milieu – for instance, a urologists’s office, NASCAR race track, or beef ‘n’ ale house -- your quest to meet a man will take you to the Internet.

The good news is that you’ll find thousands and thousands of guys online, all trolling for dates.

The very least you could do is put on a pair of nice shoes (polished, please), a nice pair of slacks (khaki’s will do), and a polo. However, go easy on the fragrance — especially if it is anything that comes out of an aerosol can like Axe body spray, Old Spice, or anything like that.

If you have facial hair, make sure it at least looks neat! If you do insist on wearing cologne, go for a quality fragrance that isn’t too strong.If you can't take care of yourself, how are you going to take care of her? If you don't have much hair, still get down to the salon, maybe get your head shaved. Any job is better than none, but knuckle down and sort out some direction in your life.Or just get a regular shave, a professional shave will leave your face looking and feeling great. If possible try and look like you have something of a career. Make sure you are up to date with current affairs, watch the news and read quality papers.Expecting a Cameron Diaz look-alike, he was shocked to meet a morbidly obese woman in a moo-moo. On the other hand, we’ve dated men who were relieved and delighted that we simply looked like our pictures.(And believe us, we’re not Cameron.) They were grateful enough to stay through the crème brulée.Say which music you like, and your favourite place to see your friends.