How to avoid dating games
Selfies: Master the art Whether or not you think selfies are embarrassing, they do impact online dating profiles, for better or worse.
Female profiles with selfies get 4% more messages, while guys took an 8% hit.
“We do see a lot of men’s profiles that have been quickly put together,” says Braley.
But if your online dating profile is currently inactive, you’re actually in luck. “People are happy to set that profile but they don’t necessarily want to make their first date with someone Valentine’s Day—it has a lot of pressure attached to it for a first date.” Nov.
Forget your friends Including your besties in your profile pics is also a big no-no.
First off, would they approve of being outed as your sidekick?
And secondly, isn’t there some sort of waiver they should sign?
But the hard fact is that people who use group shots including themselves see 42% fewer messages than those who fly solo.