The site grew exponentially, with fantastic reviews in the Daily Mail, Mirror, Guardian, Cosmopolitan, Computer Weekly and many other publications.
We were nominated as Steve Wright's Web Site of the Day (BBC Radio 2) and a year later we got the accolade again!
Finally, do not give out your personal information until you get to know someone fairly well.
Choosing to meet in a public spot is the best idea for a first meeting.
Whatever the reason, meeting someone online has become commonplace in today's society.