Sitting across from one another and having a barrier (table) between you creates a more oppositional dynamic.
This is especially important in those moments when things go quite.
The best part about online dating is that, your first impression is decided through the headlines which you put up on your profile.
Even though you get to meet each other later, the first thing that attracts people to visit your profile is that one creative and smart line that you come up with.
Second, get the conversation started with some light, playful banter.
Don’t try and get to anything too personal just yet.