Top 10 Best Sites
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|C. Price • 10/05/15|
There’s never been a better time to be a geek or nerd, and our 10 Best Geeky Dating Blogs are proof of that.
It doesn’t matter if you’re into sci-fi or fantasy because we’re all looking for the same thing – love. So whether your weapon of choice is a controller or lightsaber, the sites below have the tips you need to win the game of love.
Bragging Rights: Helping geeks find love since 2008
This fun and straightforward site matches people by interests and personality, tracking everything from “Dungeons & Dragons” to the more tech-driven geek. Connections are made for straight, gay and lesbian geeks, with an eye toward creating comic book romances in the real world. Every geek topic is covered, such as “Tips for an Awesome and Geeky First Date.”
Social Clout: 7,792+ followers, 951+ likes
Bragging Rights: Helping nerds get the girl
Doctor Nerdlove, a field specialist in love for “geeks, otaku, dweebs, poozers, nerds and the occasional neo-maxie-zoom-dweebie,” is author and illustrator Harris O’Malley. The blog hits relevant subjects like “How to Reform a Creeper” to help the less date-savvy souls out there. Tips on leveling up (or dating a girl out of your league) are explored with gusto and humor.
Social Clout: 3,013+ likes, 2, 343+ followers
Bragging Rights: Bringing nerds closer to bliss
Life Hacker’s relationship blog ranges from how to break the ice to how to apologize when you glitch. Advice for guys and girls is geared toward techie life and using shared interests to connect. Sustaining relationships is given clear coverage, including “How to Listen When Someone is Venting” and “4 Rules for Giving Better Criticism.”
Social Clout: 828,285+ followers, 602,000+ likes
Bragging Rights: The geek shall inherit the Earth
Black Girl Nerds brings a sharp focus to dating among tech-savvy black women. Comics are also embraced and mined for guidance, like the piece “She-Hulk and the Black Woman: We’re Not Angry…Kinda.” Sections on fashion, love and motivation are lively and pointed, as is the ongoing “Musings of a Nerd” column.
Social Clout: 7,443+ followers, 2,780+ likes
Bragging Rights: Brains are beautiful and geek is chic
Geeky girls won’t feel out of place at all at Nerd Girls, where women are encouraged to change the world through science and feminine power. Six self-proclaimed gal geeks host the site, bringing wisdom and humor to modern romance. Dr. Karen brings straightforward dating tips and fun sections also cover pop culture, Nerd Girl News and furthering your education.
Social Clout: 2,008+ followers, 1,660+ likes
Bragging Rights: Get guts, save the princess and win at real life
With a similar purpose as Mario, the Gutsy Geek blog features sections on love, dating, sex and relationships. Webmaster Rami brings real-world aid on topics like “6 Tips for a Great First Kiss” and a style section for making smart more sexy. If you’re a geek with a struggling dating life, having a tough time being yourself or working on expanding your emotional development, this blog is for you.
Social Clout: 713+ followers, 167+ likes
Bragging Rights: A space where gray matters
The SOG Blog, or Sweet On Geeks, promises to be the best place for awkward flirtation. Nerd Coupling Alerts share the success of others, with a dating manifesto designed around the geeky. Gay, straight and even hobbit love is embraced. Head Geek Joyce offers advice for snagging your genius from real-world trial and error with an archive stretching back seven years.
Social Clout: 657+ followers
Bragging Rights: The mysteries of love through science
Touted as “the #1 dating site for geeks in the U.K.,” Geeky Dating brings together lovers of all things geeky, including fans of “Game of Thrones,” cross swords and more. The blog and attached Geek Gallery tackle all the ups and downs of dating and love through an intelligent and well-researched angle. Articles like “The Art of Small Talk” help geeks bring practical skills to the battlefield of love.
Social Clout: 73+ followers, 12+ likes
Bragging Rights: Be a renegade!
At Renegade Chicks, female geeks get a go with a no-holds-barred approach to communicating about love. Topics of infidelity and sexual happiness are boldly tackled, while positive aspects of love and dating are dissected, including “Quenching a Sexually Dry Relationship.” Tech lovers are also covered with updates on dating apps and ways to connect through social media.
Social Clout: 643+ followers, 366+ likes
Bragging Rights: Dating within your own species
Host Kelley Hightower brings together her love of romance and the geeky world. With accompanying podcasts, she offers guidance on traversing the dating scene with little athletic ability. Posts like “The Breakup Breakdown” and “What You’re Probably Missing” offer dating how-to’s for those on a love learning curve. Every facet of modern romance is explored, including sex, first dates and shaking things up.
Social Clout: 172+ likes
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