Dating magazine tips
Gather a group of friends to help you out, and go step-by-step."Your friends are going to keep you honest," she says."Some people have usernames you need a decoder ring to decipher," Casey says."All the numbers and letters jumbled together make it really hard to figure out what it means."Stay clear of anything too provocative."But when you think about it, when you go out, you get only one chance to make a great first impression.With a profile, you get as many as you want." Casey suggests new users break down their profile in to four parts—the picture, the headline, the username and the paragraph."Putting up pictures that represent what you look like means you don't have to worry later, if he or she doesn't call you to go out again, that it's because of how you look," Allison says.
How are all of these people finding success in love online?
"The bar scene was always about ' Hey baby, you're hot' after a few drinks." Though once considered the sole province of the nerdy and socially challenged, online dating has come a long way.