The saying ‘honesty is the best policy’ exists for a reason, not least because ‘it is much easier than putting forth the energy required to pretend,’ (according to Rebekah Doweyko, psychologist and councilor).
The online dating profile tips above will help improve your chances of finding a compatible partner.
Use a recent photo (taken in the last year) that is a genuine portrayal of yourself.
80 per cent of our survey respondents said they would disapprove if their date turned up looking different from their dating profile.
While it is important to include a photo in your online dating profile, you must be selective with which photos you upload.
You want to indicate your fundamental personality traits while maintaining an air of mystery.
And you want to portray yourself in an attractive, flirty way without seeming forward.
The results also showed that members across different countries unanimously admitted that they look at a profile picture most closely on a dating profile.
So take the time and effort to make sure your photo represents you properly.