Although there are some great benefits to online dating websites, always practice caution and safety when planning to meet someone in person.
Detecting interest depends on reading verbal and nonverbal cues, which can be difficult for a person with ASD.
Body language is an important way to judge interest, whether it is through eye contact, body orientation, or a touch on the shoulder.
Information about another person’s likes and dislikes are available so that you can plan ahead for what to do with that person or what to talk about.
Some sites claim to match people based on personality and behavior traits, including how much time the individual wants to spend alone and how important a physical relationship is.
Social groups also provide the opportunity to observe typical socialization among others.