Especially with digital dating, we are bombarded with options.

Everything was a bit more straightforward – predictable, maybe. Generation-Y doesn't have it easy when it comes to dating and relationships.

Although, this isn't to say that we couldn't ease up in areas where we should ease up.

We can see someone's likes, music taste, articles they’ve read, and so on.

We start to create this impression of what we think this person might be like, and then as a result we don’t always give them an honest chance.

If nothing else, we are a pretty efficient generation. Because most of our relationships start with sex before they turn into something substantial, it can be rather difficult figuring out where exactly that line between the two is located. With all these different levels of togetherness that we've invented, it's no surprise that many times we'll find ourselves with a person and not know how to introduce him or her to friends or family. You'd think that the FB status would make things easier, but until you know for sure, then FB won't know — and that can make for awkward conversations.

To make things worse, being the first to update your FB status is like being the first to say “I love you.” It's a step down, but it's comparable. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner. As we progress as a people and strive for greater things, dating will become more difficult.If you have some contacts in the magazine biz, would love some help.) The Trouble With Dating Today – The Men’s Perspective So much has been written about the difficulties of succeeding in the dating market, but every single article out there only mentions the difficulties for women.These articles make it seem like the dating world for men is utopian, where all a guy has to do to snag a quality woman is update his Facebook status to “Single”, put on some deodorant, trim his hipster beard, and walk out the front door (and the trimming is optional). If it really was the case that every guy could have his pick of the litter, they would be pairing up.But, instead, we are witnessing a bizarre situation where guys can pick whoever they want, but they choose not to.