In the immortal words of Jordin Sparks, why does love always feel like a battlefield? There are so many bad guys out there, so many weird, complicated rules, a huge amount of awkwardness, all of which adds up to a tricky dating scene to navigate. Luckily YourTango has the findings from an amazing study that polled 2,012 men and women to find out exactly what the current ‘rules’ of dating are. Apparently it’s now completely okay to facebook stalk, or ‘investigate’ your potential dates, and it’s better to pick up the phone and call a guy rather than just texting. Want to find out the other essential rules for the dating scene? Click here to read up!