Personal ads were earlier given in the newspapers and magazines only. They are of personal nature and includes the profile of the person posting them along with their interests. These ads are mainly meant to develop romance or friendships between people of similar interests. Now, such ads are popular in the internet and is referred to as online dating. Online dating gives a chance for the persons to know more about their partners and their interests. Dating activities can range from entertainment or food to more intimate relationships. As a custom, the man is supposed to bear the expenses involved in such meetings.