13. Memorize some good jokes and practice small talk until you do it with ease. You’ll never feel awkward or be at a loss for words.
14. Compliment him in a subtle way – it’s proven to work. You positively reinforce him with attention, and if it’s genuine, it means even more. Follow that compliment up with a question about him, and he’ll be hooked in the convo. Don’t compliment too much or it’ll come off as insincere.
15. Slide into the Instagram comments, but not in a creepy way. Comment on a pic, then into the DMs to follow up with a cheeky date proposition.