Selecting a Username A good username should tempt potential partners to open your profile and learn more, Donaldson says, so you want it to stand out.
Using just your name implies that you didn't put a lot of thought into it; plus, it's generic.
(This first sentence says nothing eye-catching about the woman and is very bland, and boring). (still, nothing thought provoking or attractive) I am very spontaneous and I love the outdoors, watching movies, dancing, and traveling. (Finally something somewhat interesting that she says about herself).
If you haven't dipped your toe in the online dating pool yet, the prospect of diving in can be overwhelming.
With hundreds of dating sites and hundreds of thousands of potential partners, even knowing where to begin is difficult.
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I commented in parentheses throughout the profiles below what I thought of them and why: I gave this profile a passing grade because while it’s not great, nothing about it makes it terrible.