Firstly, the most important thing is to make sure you’re using correct spelling and grammar (apart from the capital letter usage as outlined above).So, avoid names like: I’m sure I don’t need to tell you this, but they are just awful.
The username you choose needs to work for you not against you, so ideally it needs to be: – which one are you more likely to click on?
The second Frank sounds infinitely more interesting to me than the first one.
His name makes me chuckle because it’s a bit silly, but it shows he has some imagination and already I know I have something in common with him.
Frank number two is making his username work hard for him rather than wasting this great opportunity to attract people from the get-go. How much easier would it be to send him an email than the first Frank? But also, crucially, it’s going to be much, much easier to remember the name of the second Frank, so if you want to find him again the next time you’re online, you will. Have a look back at some of the things you came up with about yourself last week.
Are there any words/phrases/hobbies that stand out from the crowd that are representative of you?
For example, if you enjoy sewing, baking or painting you could come up with some examples as follows: If you create a memorable username that includes something you like doing, is unique, clear, positive and appeals to people not robots, you are already storming ahead of your competition.
Just a note on this: if you are stringing words together as above, do use capital letters as I have done so that it is easier to see what the words say when put together.
Lovesbakingbread, for example, is harder to read and is actually a bit off-putting, the exact opposite of what you’re aiming for.
Today we are going to focus on helping you create a punchy, winning written profile for you to post online on your chosen dating sites.
It may seem like a daunting task, but we are going to break it down into manageable chunks and try and have some fun with it. Let’s break down your profile in the following ways: Today we are going to focus on really nailing the first two sections.
If you completed last week’s exercises in the previous article on discovering your brand, you should have quite a few notes, which will provide the content for your profile. Every dating site requires you to have a username to distinguish you from all the other daters on the site.