Here, seven real guys give the first date tips and ideas they're secretly hoping you'll adopt ASAP.
You can take a quick quiz to help see if your relationship is one to love or one to lose.
You can read some top tips for a healthy dating relationship.
It's great when it happens, but it usually takes time! Sexual feelings can be strong, and you may feel confused. In our section on dating and sexual feelings, you can read about deciding about sex, why waiting makes sense, talking to your partner about sex, birth control, and more.
Keep in mind that the sex in movies, music, and TV shows often doesn't reflect real or healthy relationships. Trust your instincts and treat yourself with respect — and make sure your crush does, too. Talk with the other person ahead of time about what you will and will not do physically.
Dating relationships also are different from other relationships.