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No Scrubs: 8 Tales Of Online Dating

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    Perhaps you remember when online dating came with an "embarrassed to say how you met your S.O." stigma. But, that's just not the case anymore. For women everywhere, these virtual matchmakers provide not only the chance to connect with someone who we may have never met otherwise, but they're also able to tailor our search for what we truly want — and deserve — in a relationship.

    Therefore, we turned to a group of women who have each looked for their own special somethings through the Interwebs — be it a ring or just some Friday-night fun. They're filling us in on how the world of online dating works, how to make the most of the experience, and how the Internet — yes, the Internet, Grandma — can sometimes be the best thing to happen to your love life.

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