Both sexes stayed away from names with negative connotations (e.g., “Bugg”).
User names that start with letters higher up in the alphabet tend to get more hits.
According to the , Chaudhry first became interested in starting the project when he noticed that his own online dating profile wasn’t getting any responses from the women he reached out to.
Adding a bit of humor and eliminating any flowery or overly wordy language help make results more ideal. Profile pictures that show the user smiling in the center, surrounded by friends are statistically promising.
Although many singles have found success through online dating sites, there’s never a guarantee.
After all, more people than ever are logging on with the hope of finding the one, which means sites are overflowing with members.
This, according to the , reflects human instinct to “give things at the top of a pile more value.” The most successful profiles have content that’s divided. A 70/30 split between personal information and description of what they are looking for in a partner.
Profiles that are succinct and written in an honest, likable tone draw the most views.