I try to always think of that quote by the Dalai Lama: “Be kind whenever possible.It is always possible.” The most influential person in my life has been: My grandfather.Whether you’re hankering after a pistol grip for that vintage Hasselblad single reflex camera, or want to learn all the lyrics to R. M.’s “It’s the End of the World as We Know it,” the World Wide Web has made tracking down and securing even the most obscure objects your heart desires a lot easier.Yet, when it comes to online matters of the heart, finding “the one” often remains elusive.She loves rock & roll and may be found at concerts.I have conflicting reports that she's either a blonde or a brunette.Scientists at Barts, the London School of Medicine, and The University of North Texas suggest that looking at other people’s online dating profiles, finding what catches your eye, and then mirroring the good aspects in your own profile will bring you success.
While each of the sample profiles below is specific to a gender, the elements of each profile remain the same regardless of whether the user is male or female.
by Barb Marcano Personal ads featured on this page were written by real men and women and posted on various online dating sites.
They should help give you an idea on what type of profiles get attention and have more people responding to it. A little bit about myself: I enjoy travel, camping by a lake, gardening, home decorating, Comedy Clubs & Dinner Theater, music, my dog, & celebrating special occasions.
All three profiles manage to stand out from the crowd – they’re unique and free of the usual online dating clichés that people have come to expect, while still showcasing the user’s true personality.
Each profile is different in the same way that each person is different – so we’ve showcased three of the most common “types” of online dating profiles.