A study by Wired, who analyzed data from Ok and Match.com, identified 1,000 keywords that are the best and worst options.
See how this headline gives you a snapshot of who this woman is and what she’s interested in? This headline won’t tell men anything about this woman and how they could be compatible with her.
Play around with a few headlines before you decide on the final one. It implies a negative connotation that she doesn’t really want to be online dating and didn’t feel like taking the time to present herself in the best light.
As for sexy pictures, you want to walk that fine line between showing enough without revealing too much. Your dating profile headline is the short phrase that usually appears next to your photo.
It’s not as in depth as your About section, but it’s still very important. You also want to be aware of certain words that will attract men.
These two paragraphs describe everything that could ever need to be known about me. Well, no, of course they don’t; but my spiel does do a pretty good job of saying what I look like and what I am looking for. While exploring who you are and capturing it in such a condensed form can be daunting, there are two things you can easily avoid to make your profile more attractive.
You have three tools at your disposal to catch the eye of Mr. First we have the guy who lists everything you must do to meet his standards. I list what makes me happy—neither as judgment nor ultimatum—as simple, joyous affirmation.
Scientists at Barts, the London School of Medicine, and The University of North Texas suggest that looking at other people’s online dating profiles, finding what catches your eye, and then mirroring the good aspects in your own profile will bring you success.
Almost every dating site lets you create a dating profile for free, (even lets you browse profiles for free), so make use of it.
At that time, online dating was the primary option for gay men to meet other gay men.
There may be more options available now, but I still find it to be my go-to dating method.
The profile for Guy #1 may go something like this: I am an athletic jock looking for fun. You must practice ballet beneath the full moon when the new moon falls on a Tuesday… Guy #1 and Guy #2 may have nice photos and stats, but both speak in ultimatums and mandates. If we attract what we are and if we become what we think about, I’d like to manifest the gentleman who is simple and joyous.