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Have a Sense of HumorFunny always works, but watch out for sarcasm that can get lost or come off offensive. If you can make someone laugh, write a joke!
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Be RealisticUse your profile to really come alive in someone's mind, and not just a figment of their (or your) imagination. Show that you're approachable and real.
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Choose Photos WiselyLet's be honest, a picture really is worth a thousand words here. Be systematic about your approach and choose well-lit, interesting shots that show your face clearly.
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Be PositiveKeep the tone of your profile light and friendly, as if you were meeting someone for the first time. Coming off negative is a huge red flag.
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Keep It FocusedNobody wants to read anybody's life story or memoir when they have hundreds of other potential profiles to browse through. Keep it brief and concise.
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Be HonestLying is the biggest pitfall of online dating and the biggest reason why online relationships dissolve after the first meeting. To find something that lasts, be yourself and let it run its course.
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Be ModestAlthough listing out your accomplishments might seem impressive, it can also come off as being cocky. Be sure to balance out your profile with self-promotion but also a desire to get to know someone.
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ProofreadGo through and edit your profile with a fine-tooth comb. Spelling and grammar errors can be a sign that you're not taking things seriously. Having a second pair of eyes look through your profile can also help find those small mistakes.