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As one woman wrote, "Posting on Craig's List is not something I'd normally do, but it can be difficult meeting people the old-fashioned way." But Craiglist is not foolproof.
Some who have used it to seek out goods or services have been scammed or even robbed; many of the listings despite being in the "strictly platonic" section are not.
Following in the footsteps of internet dating, websites designed to foster real-world female friendships are on the rise.
Millions of women already flock to "mommy sites" that create community between expectant and new mothers, and the many niche motherhood sites for working moms, stay-at-home moms, even entrepreneurial moms attest to their success at establishing meaningful online relationships.
As Blaine notes, "Even if you take new classes, go for gym workouts, or start new hobbies, it’s still difficult to make that jump from acquaintance to friendship with the people you meet." Women who do not have a 'significant other' in their lives encounter additional friendship challenges.
Although her site gives women opportunities to share personal details (helpful in matching new friends), she leaves it up to each participant to decide how much to reveal about herself."Many women who go through these experiences find that their circle of friends change.Sometimes the friends you have aren’t calling you anymore, you’re not calling them, or you find your priorities have changed.She soon realized the obstacles to a friendship that women face today are vastly different from those our mothers encountered.
"Many things have changed including the expectations women put on themselves.One of the largest social networking sites exclusively for females 18 and older, Girlfriend Social (GFS) enables users to seek out and connect with like-minded women in hundreds of cities and communities across the US, Canada, the UK and Australia.Although existing sites such as Girlfriendology and Meetup also offer opportunities for women to get together based on geographic location, Blain explained in an interview what makes GFS distinctly different: "Other social networks are designed to deal with business, dating, or connecting with people you already know.They post in the Personals section under the heading "Strictly Platonic"; the w4w (women for women) listings include requests for workout/running buddies, movie buddies, travel companions and females to go clubbing with.