Internet dating profile design
Most dating sites give you a place to write a heart stopping headline.
This is your first impression — the cover of the book, the opening sentence, the hook.
The obvious first step is to think about the kind of match you want.
Focus on the less superficial stuff, not how tall or suave or sexy you want your prospect to be.
Don’t be discouraged — following are some code words that provide generally acceptable ways to express a healthy sexual interest without being lewd or lascivious: Internet dating is no more sexually provocative than face-to-face dating.
After all, a person’s clothes, makeup, and tone of voice can be very sexually engaging in person but completely lost on the Internet.
Considering those challenges, putting sexual info in your profile can be risky because some people may misconstrue the meaning.
By Judith Silverstein, Michael Lasky In addition to displaying a screen name, many online-dating sites allow you to display a phrase, called a tagline.
The problem is, a subscriber can easily run a search for all people who are looking for sex.
For an example of the ramifications, consider this Q&A found on one service: Question: “What is my favorite indoor activity?
”Available answers: Shopping, table tennis, sitting by the fire, reading, watching TV, movies, bowling, sex.
And they have to craft those words entirely in the dark.
Furthermore, although most people have developed a level of skill at nonverbal sexual communication (body language), most of us still need to discover a comparable skill on e-mail.