5 Things You Can Do to Be More Proactive in Love

4. Tell people around you that you’re on the lookout for a boyfriend, and ask them to play matchmaker.

One of the fastest ways to meet someone is to ask your friends to set you up with someone. “It’s more efficient when a friend who knows you well introduces you to someone,” a teen suggested. If you don’t have a friend who you can ask for help, announce on social media that you are looking for a boyfriend to attract potential dates to you.