One night, after another bad match and a solo bottle of wine, Webb rejoined JDate—this time posing as a man, to check out her competition. Webb crafted 10 male profiles so perfect they had to be fake (sample code name: Jewish Doc1000) to gather data: what the site's most popular women looked like, which keywords they used, how they timed their messages.(Duffon), one of three new books about online dating out this month, in which she recounts how she cracked the online dating code to meet her now husband.1) Pick a mature (not silly or arrogant) screen name.Big Mikey9inch may sound clever to you, but chances are Sweet Jen28 will want nothing to do with a guy who feels the need to "advertise" (particularly when you're probably closer to Not So Big Mikey4inch)."Yet here I was, husband hunting and armed with only a handful of half-assed bullet points."Online dating is now the third most common way couples meet, with 30 to 40 percent of singletons logging in to some 1,500 services.
One of the most easy ways to create a screen name with the least amount of effort is to let your computer do it for you.Do you like the color purple, dinosaurs, candy, will go a long way. Consider school mascots, your town, or other things relative to where you live and what you are about.