The obvious first step is to think about the kind of match you want.
Focus on the less superficial stuff, not how tall or suave or sexy you want your prospect to be.
Cute Blonde123), women were more attracted to names that indicated intelligence (i.e. The study also found that names with letters higher up in the alphabet were found to be measures of success, educational attainment, and income. As the study’s author, Khalid Khan, suggested in a press release, “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.”In 2014, online dating site Zoosk, took their team of data scientists and analyzed more than 430,000 profiles on the site to determine the top 10 words that appear in members’ profile names.
“Being safe online means employing a bit of purposeful anonymity,” Bartz says.
Adding words like ‘hottie’ or slang like ‘lil’ may turn fellow daters off and suggest to them that your intentions are not to find a serious relationship,” Bartz says.
So what are some good online dating username tips to follow?
According to a study published in the journal Evidence Based Medicine, researchers from the Queen Mary University of London went through 4,000 studies and analyzed 86, to discover the most effective approaches in online dating.
“Instead of opting for ‘funnyman89,’ choose a name that has a bit more creativity and wit involved — perhaps make a username that puts a comedic spin on one of your favorite hobbies or another personality trait,” Bartz tells Bustle.
Many people don’t really take the time to think of good usernames because they tend to stick to variations of their real name.
What you say in your profile can also determine whether you get messages from the love of your life or the dude who just wants to bang in the basement of his childhood home.