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BrightBrides Editorial Guidelines

BrightBrides is proud of being one of the most trusted sources for those searching for love online. Our team works hard to create accurate, up-to-date, reliable content that would assist users in finding potential partners. We share all the necessary information about the cultural peculiarities of females, characteristics of dating platforms, and essential tips for men striving to meet ladies from other countries. BrightBrides experts check multiple sources to provide readers with credible data.

Editing standards

Since online dating is an effective yet tricky thing sometimes, we're eager to help single people to make their experience successful. Every article and review on this site passes a few stages of processing. A writer carefully finds and checks the information and presents a clear piece. Then, the material is proofread and improved by an editor who pays special attention to details.

After being published, a post doesn't remain forgotten on a platform. Our experts regularly check important data and refresh it, especially when it comes to dating website reviews. A reader will find up-to-date information about the most popular services, including prices, features, and communication tools.

BrightBrides also provides comprehensive overviews of the main features and cultural peculiarities of females from different countries. These articles are called to help a man find a common ground with a woman he likes and wants to date. To get the necessary information, writers conduct thorough research studying social norms and traditions of various regions. The statistics are taken from credible sources and regularly updated.


For us, it's important to be honest with readers and give them the information they can trust. In order to present truthful data, the BrightBrides team checks several resources and compares the found details. The experts need to be sure they provide relevant, correct context and material. All articles pass the evaluation process proving their reliability and usefulness.

Transparency and sourcing

BrightBrides believes that every user deserves to access truthful information about services provided by dating websites and experiences they can get there. The data a reader will find in reviews is totally compliant with the discussed platforms, and therefore can be checked and approved. Otherwise, you may contact us and tell us about the differences you've identified. We'll compare the specified details and update an article.

BrightBrides experts pay special attention to sources they use when gathering data. We use the information provided by government agencies, research findings, interviews, and reputable published pieces to include official rules and statistical details in publications. Facts and arguments are supported by credible sources.

Total diversity

At BrightBrides, we believe that every person on earth deserves to be loved. Our experts create content respecting the race, gender, language, and nationality of a user. We highly value the norms and traditions of the countries described in the articles. Besides, the content of the website is created to explore other cultures and develop understanding between partners from different regions.

We hope that BrightBrides will guide you through international dating and help you find real love!

Our Expert

Kim Evazians

Kim is an experienced dating coach who helps singles all over the world find their soulmates. She has a huge track record of successful romantic proposals and marriages.

Our Editors And Writers

Donna Hawkins
Donna Hawkins

Donna Hawkins has vast experience in helping couples build strong relationships. As a professional psychologist, she's been working with clients since 2008. She knows everything about improving a marriage, strengthening the connection, and achieving harmony between partners. Currently, Donna also writes articles for BrightBrides giving advice to those searching for love.

Areas of expertise

Donna is a licensed marriage and family therapist. She specializes in helping partners get through tough times with their relationships. Her tasks include gaining insight from couples, resolving conflicts, and defining the borders for both a man and a woman.

Donna has helped over a hundred couples get rid of different difficulties. During the session, she focuses on a specific problem, which often implies sexual disorders, lack of intimacy, internet addiction, jealousy, etc.


Donna was fond of psychology ever since she was a teenager. She liked to analyze the behavior of other people and find a key to improving communication with them. As a result, she entered and received a Ph.D. degree in Psychology at the University of Oregon. Donna also attended courses and studied different programs referring to couple counseling, including theory and practice of family therapy, conflict management, and techniques strengthening a relationship.

Most of all, Donna was fond of helping couples save their marriages and fix problems that could lead to divorce. That's why she completed the necessary amount of hours as a supervisor gaining clinical experience and growing professionally. Donna received the license and started operating as a family and marriage counselor. She keeps growing professionally and visits professional lectures to make her approach even more effective.


As a couple counselor, Donna started her path in 2008. She founded a family therapy clinic. During all these years, she's been studying different ways of relationship improvement.

Donna's therapy involves working with both partners because it's more effective than discussing issues with each one separately. Together, they search for the best solutions for achieving positive changes.

Today, she knows everything about building a harmonic marriage and helping partners achieve understanding. Her articles on BrightBrides.org are popular among users as she shares helpful information.

Paul Sanders
Paul Sanders

Paul Sanders is a professional dating expert who has been working in the industry for 8 years. As a professional writer and editor, he has studied dozens of topics related to mix-cultural relationships. His articles and reviews are filled with up-to-date information and tips that can be applied to improve the connection between partners.

Areas of expertise

There's no subject in the dating sphere that Paul hasn't written about. He focuses on guiding international couples through complexities that can appear throughout their relationships. Sanders is mainly interested in challenges, and that's why he picked online dating and people who strive to find love overseas. He understands that this niche is popular today, but single men and women can face problems connected with differences between their cultural peculiarities. So, his posts and articles cover such important topics as virtual communications, courting guides, girls' features, and tips on getting a woman to fall in love.


Paul received the Master of Arts degree in Literature at the University of Texas at Dallas. Especially he liked courses that allowed him to study differences between pieces written by men and women, analyze reasons for expressing their thoughts in a particular way, and decipher symbolism in literature. Sanders attended creative writing courses, learned media communications, and attended lectures on relationships. He wanted to know how a partner influences decisions and the art of their other part.

Paul also studied psychology. He  learned programs focused on the development of close relationships, types of a romantic connection, conflict resolution, and much more.


After graduating, Sanders found a job at the local publishing house. He worked as an editor, but soon Paul felt that he wanted more. Since he was always fond of finding differences between genders in literature, he decided to go further and write for those looking for love. He began to collaborate with a dating coach who helped him discover all the secret techniques of finding a balance between partners. The understanding that cross-cultural couples might face more difficulties motivated Paul to explore the question at a deeper level. His reviews and guidelines have become a real solution for readers of BrightBrides.

Dominic Carroll
Dominic Carroll

Dominic Carroll is a dating expert at BrightBrides. He's been helping single men and women from all over the Globe since 2011. As a journalist, he had an opportunity to study different cultures and how people from various countries interact in a relationship. Dominic believes that knowing the habits and background of a partner from another region is crucial for a happy marriage.

Areas of expertise

Carroll is a guru in international marriages. He traveled across the world and explored the behavior of Latin, Slavic, Asian, and European people. Dominic finds it interesting how culture and social norms influence the attitude of women and men towards relationships. His articles cover important moments, including courting rules, family views, and peculiarities of females living in different regions.

He strives to help single guys and ladies find their soulmates disregarding issues connected with their cultural backgrounds. Dominic shares his valuable experience and explains how to date females from other countries and what to do to succeed in a romantic relationship with a partner from overseas.


Dominic studied journalism at the University of California. He graduated in 2009 and started working for a famous magazine. Carroll wrote about the culture of other countries. He realized that he strives to explore the way people build relationships in different regions. The journalist interviewed international couples to gain insights, visited cross-cultural communication courses, and collaborated with a family therapist. Permanent learning has helped him get significant experience to become one of the best experts in the industry.


Carroll worked for a popular magazine writing articles about traveling. Soon, he decided to focus on studying dating and marriage peculiarities across the globe. That's why he combined his passion for discovering the world, exploring their cultures, and learning how international relationships work. Nowadays, Dominic shares his experience and valuable tips in his blog and on BrightBrides.org.