Funny online dating profiles for women
So I tested some, just to be sure we haven't been missing out on something that could generate notably more interest from the ladies online.
Because dating profile headlines for guys are rarely seen, and won't affect your response rate directly, they're best used to tie the rest of your dating profile together. "The actions a man takes, and what's on his mind, is basically who he is.
Apps like Tinder & Bumble only show the users Facebook first names and bios when swiping.
I've managed profiles with cool usernames (Steve Mc Dream). Not to mention it uses alliteration as a stylistic device, containing repeated sound of the first letter across both words. If true to his name, captain obvious isn't telling us anything we can't already see from his bulging mirror gym pics.
And I've seen usernames that dudes thought were hilarious, but actually terrible ideas (Statutory Ape..takers, ladies? Working from a sample size of under 1000 men, I don't have perfect data. A missed opportunity, and playing to a narrow audience who respond to the 1 dimensional approach.
Doing it this way allows us to write headlines for dating sites with as little guesswork as possible. Because it's a large general population dating site, the best strategy is to lead with a funny & fairly obvious headline.
On Plenty Of Fish, headlines are the most notable part of the search results.