Studies show women who wear red in their profile photo receive more initial messages from men than women who don’t, but that’s the only thing that’s right with this pic. And avoid selfies as well as group and overly sexualized pictures — I beg of you.
See how it looks like she just rolled out of bed late for Sunday brunch with the girls? Not only are selfies way overplayed, but they really only make sense in the context of a social media site like Instagram.
Your main photo is the first thing men will notice about you, so it’s worth taking the time to make sure it’s perfect.
The worst thing you could do is use old photos of yourself.
It’s dishonest, and you’ll only make the guy mad when you meet in person.
The only exception is if you look the same as you did five years ago or whatever the case is.
Smartphones have some awesome camera capabilities now, so get your best friend to take updated photos of you and help you determine what pose and background looks good.
Or you could even hire a professional photographer to ensure you get some great shots.
See how this photo is clear, there aren’t any distractions in the background, and she isn’t covering her face with a hat or something? You’ll also want to mix up your photos with some headshots, full-body shots, action shots, etc., and make sure they match who you say you are.
So if you say you’re outdoorsy, then you should have at least one picture of you camping or hiking or skiing.
Not only will a good dating profile attract men to you, but a good dating profile will also prompt men to message you first.
The 3 most important components are your photos, headline, and text.
Here are 4 online dating profiles examples to attract men as well as some don’ts to watch out for: They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, and that appears to be true.