Before we get to the findings, some caveats: these are generalities. And maybe these tips will land you more first dates, but it’s unclear whether these are the kinds of first dates you want.DO: BE THOUGHTFUL ABOUT YOUR USERNAME People gloss over this one too often, and maybe it’s because we’re in a time when people tend to use their real names, or variations thereof, in many of their online interactions. Remember back to when picking your AIM username was a serious task?) Another tip, per professor and study author Khalid Khan: “People are also attracted to those similar to themselves.So before setting up your profile, look at the profiles of people you find attractive and choose a name with a likeness,” he said in a release.• Some people chase dreams, I make mine a reality.• Looking for someone who can deal with new age, female Einstein.• Please don't email me saying that you think I'm hot... • You think Lindsay Lohan or Kim Kardashian is hot and sexy? • Where to find my Gerard Butler from PS I Love You! • Your last online date.• I believe that griffins, good men and other mythical creatures exist - prove me correct, at least in one respect!
(So, the username “LEANING_IN_AND_LOVIN_IT” should still be okay, right?
• My soul mate's gonna be my only property; guys who can commit unconditionally only need apply.
These dating headlines may seem a little over the top, but gone are the days when the profiles read, 'Looking for true love', 'where's my prince charming? Do update your profile every now and then, as people get bored of seeing the same things over and over again.
Ramifications of a rejection deters many from the dating scene. After all, how long can you brood and lament over what's gone?
Focus on your strength, turn your weaknesses into your assets and look forward at brighter prospective to get out of mourning over a guy who didn't deserve you in the first place.