I would say contacting girls you don’t immediately know, yet think are good looking is a pretty clear cut no. Private messages should be treated with extreme caution.But I’ve met some of my best girl friends through innocent flirting; does this mean I am never to make friends with a member of the opposite sex ever again?Terry, 26, from London says: "One of my old girlfriends knew I’d met some girls at a house party and got on well with them.We became friends on Facebook and started chatting, and this made my girlfriend very uncomfortable. So we've asked a real life man - Thaddeus K Beaumont - to get a bit up close and personal with the issue and tell us what men are all about.
At first, this seemed ludicrously high, but on reflection I’m actually surprised it’s not higher. You’re unhappy in your marriage or relationship for whatever reason.
In the same vein, if you’re able to see what lies outside of your marriage and entertain your crushes, then you are putting a strain on the relationship.
But who is realistically going to give up Facebook for these reasons?
Bumble isn’t releasing figures on its active user base, but after passing the 500,000 mark two or three months ago, it has been growing at a week-over-week clip of as much as 15 percent.
With one in five divorces in the UK citing little old Facebook as the reason their relationship ended we thought it was about time we looked at the facts about Facebook flirting. Find out what really goes on when he logs onto Facebook... Unlike scores of people who love to slate it, saying it’s impersonal and non-essential, I am happy to admit it’s as much a part of my daily life as mealtimes and waiting ages for a bus.