I’ve been doing the whole online dating thing on and off for years now and let me just say, I’ve had the entire range of good, bad and ugly messages arrive in my inbox.
There was a time I even created a blog to showcase some of the best of the worst because I felt the world should share in the horror with me.
These 10 top online dating profile examples will help. One reason is because their profile reads like a boring, dating profile shaped turd. If you don’t keep on reading, I swear I won’t be upset with you.
If you recognize yourself in some of them, I think it might be worth taking the time to keep on reading my profile.
This past week alone I’ve gotten enough poorly executed messages to make me want to curl up in a ball of being-alone-forever.
I try not to lose hope that there can be some genuine connections made through meeting someone off of the internet. I have even made several lasting friends from some of my experiences.
( AJH5Wvx C)You’ve heard this advice about your cover letters, and it applies here too: Please don’t write a message generic enough that it could have been copied and pasted.
It leaves us asking ourselves either “Did he read my profile?
Not exactly Nobel-quality findings here, but it's definitely interesting to see the exact levels of response.
sent us based on analytics from their dating website Are You Interested.
It shows the likelihood that a someone on responds to a message from a member of the opposite sex given their age difference.
To the left, -10 means the sender was 10 years younger, on the right, the sender was 10 years older, with zero indicating that the sender and the recipient are the same age.
Here are the two plots for men responding to messages from women (blue) and women responding to messages from men (red).