The first thing you read in the post was a bold face lie. I need this, no, WE need this to be a PSA for guys of the internet who are doing online dating, on how to send a first message. Since I write a blog about the good, bad and funny of online dating, a lot of my female friends send me a lot of their good, bad and funny interactions from online dating. Most of them falling into the bad and funny categories.
I enjoy [activity] with my friends or watching [popular television show or movie] on my own. Your personality, sense of humor, and storytelling ability are more important than the bare facts. Of course, writing a funny and attractive dating profile is no easy task. A lot of guys paint a picture of their ideal date — dinner, movie, makeout session, etc. But one year-old single took this trope to ridiculous and glorious levels on his dating profile. Jake describes picking his date up in his Kia Sorento with lit candles in the car.
Read our 4 tips to help you create an online dating profile that will attract professional women and professional men on Guardian Soulmates. A lot of dating professionals are time-poor and so are unlikely to spend ages scrolling through pages of photos, so one thing you can do to help yourself is to have a fantastic profile photo that stands out from the crowd. Having a good-quality, smiling headshot will work, and if possible, try and include some colour in the shot — either wear something bright or stand in front of or near a colourful background. Red is a great colour to wear, especially for women aiming to attract men to their profile.
Did the headline of this article snag your attention? When browsing profiles, on average, 8 out of 10 girls will read your headline , but only 1 out of 10 will read your entire dating profile. This is the secret to the power of your headline.