Statistics show there's a 1 in 33.33 chance an adult will meet his or her partner on an online dating site.
But it can be hard to figure out those rules on your own.
To help, we consulted international dating coach Laurel House and psychotherapist Jonathan Alpert.
Whether you're just getting started dating online or you've been at it for a while, these online dating tips are sure to help your game.
Do: Get to know yourself "Do some soul searching to figure out who you are at your core, what you stand for as a person, what you actually enjoy doing, what your dating purpose is and what you need as opposed to what you want," House says. Confidence and self-awareness look good on everybody.
If you don't know the answer to those questions, you won't know what to look for in a partner. Do: Find the dating site that's right for you The online dating world can be overwhelming.