And yet another short list of things that I’m not really fond of: – Cars (can’t tell why I put this one first…) – Self-centered people (but, hey…
We frequently get requests for help from Plenty of Fish (see our review on POF) and Match (our review on Match) members for advice on making their online dating profiles more appealing.
Typically, the alarm bells start clanging as soon as we see their profile taglines: 90% of these taglines are either typical (overused and boring) or slightly needy.
If you don’t keep on reading, I swear I won’t be upset with you.
I will never know anyway 🙂 Travel, surprises, music, dancing, sports, books, last minute plans, open mind, photography, museum, craziness, spontaneity, going out (but also staying in), sharing, simplicity, respect, flip flops (yes, the sandals), down to earth (however fantasy is also very important), people, casual, word, news, work, sense of humor about yourself, awareness.
The dating profile headline is a one-time lightning-quick opportunity to show a little flair, and highlight something about your personality or a special interest.
The tagline can showcase your wit, a love of poetry, sense of humor, a romantic or philosophical nature, etc.
Facebook is the basis for Tinder site and mobile App and accounts allow themselves exclusively via create a Facebook profile.
Tinder uses the first name and age of the user, while choosing five photos on the user’s Facebook account to make profile photos. However, they must be available on the Facebook account.
As you’ll see, there’s no need to make yourself out to be someone you’re not or sweep all those little quirks under the carpet.
In a nutshell, one of the essential qualities to aim for when writing a dating profile is honesty.
Too bad most of them are blowing a great opportunity to grab your attention, and make you want to dig deeper.