Making an unforgettable online dating profile is a lot like making an unforgettable ad. Just like that 30-second TV commercial that sells you that new brand of tooth paste, you have to 1) stand out in the middle of a sea of profiles, 2) attract their interest in the first sentence so theyre not tempted to click on to the next person on their list, 3) arouse (pun not intended) their curiosity enough so that they want to find out more, and then 4) make them email you.
Grab their Attention
Start with the photo. The eye moves faster than the mind: grab their eye, and their attention, so theyll actually stop and read what youve written. Contrary to popular opinion, its not about how gorgeous you look, its how much your photo captures your personality.
For example, where should the picture be taken? If youre an outdoors girl, then share one of yourself standing on a hiking trail. If you love animals, then choose one cuddling a kitten. Immediately, without saying a word, you attract the interest of those who probably share your interest. Thats a lot more powerful than a generic studio glamour shot!
Avoid blurry photos taken with a webcam, or...