Internet dating tips for men summary
Read this if you want to know more about how to fill in the best online dating profile.
A recent study showed that words such as "skiing", "yoga" and "the ocean" help men get dates; "sweet", "running" and "dance" help women get dates online.
State up front, for instance, that you hate football. You don’t have to write a book about your little oddities and preferences—just a few succinct lines, couched in a humorous tone.
The result will be fewer men writing you, but those responses you receive will be from men more likely to appreciate you for who you are, not someone seeking to project some adolescent dream girl image onto you. My friend tried talking to a guy online who within minutes was asking her really personal questions and things like ‘what do you miss most about not being in a relationship?
I can’t help but notice, though, that I hear very different complaints from men than from women (at least the straight ones—my gay friends are another matter).
He googled it and read the synopsis and realised it was about a man who was always horrible to women but got his comeuppance in the end.
So it was a not very hidden attempt to see if he is a good guy or not, but its way too obvious, and is actually a way to attract abusers unfortunately since they will spot you as someone vulnerable.
"Electronics", bizarrely, works well for both sexes.
Liking Radiohead, Homeland, Pulp Fiction and The Great Gatsby are effective date words, and mentioning cats is fine, as long as you don't say "my cats".
To find someone who clicks with you, someone who will like you for more than your cute smile and killer bod, talk about some of your personal quirks.