Using high-quality images, as opposed to ones which are poorly lit, blurry and/or pixelated, will immediately show people that you value yourself and are willing to invest in yourself.
It also gives the message that you’re serious about looking for love online. You are selling your lifestyle, and you want it to seem as attractive and aspirational to people as possible.
When it comes to the rest of your dating profile photos, it’s important to realise that the photos you choose actually give people lots of clues about you and your lifestyle, so this is one of the most important things to get right to attract whip-smart professionals.
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She puts her extensive online dating experiences to good use by sharing her experiences and wisdom on her blog.
The most important things to remember are: Don’t say, “I’m funnier than Joan Rivers on a bad day” – try just being funny in what you say or how you say it.
Telling a quick story about yourself is a great way of doing this, and again, it will give people lots of clues about your lifestyle.