They should arrange to meet in a public place such as a restaurant or coffee shop; if a person has no family then they should ideally take friends with them.
If a person’s sole purpose of online dating is to engage in indecent acts with the person they are in contact with then YES that is completely haram.
” or in a shocked tone would ask, “You’re not supposed to like someone? This means they would take these questions and actually sit there and tell themselves, “Really, I should go out with her!I can never forget when Valentine’s Day came along every year and the class had to give cards with candy to each student. When I used to sit and write guy’s names on the cards, I would always avoid the cards that had messages like, “Be My Valentine,” or “Hearts and Kisses to You.” This culture of dating has gone global; it’s not only a part of the West.It was my faith and strong understanding that helped me go through school without going out with anyone and without even starting a relationship with a guy. In short – YES Allow me to explain why, using The Holy Quran as my guide.Online dating provides a platform which allows people from around the world to interact with one another.Yet, things like physical connections outside of marriage, 'experimenting' or having a 'fling' don't exist in Islamic ethics.