Never sabotage your amazing profile with a weak username.Sure, having the perfect name on your profile never outright guarantees success.That means what you choose to call yourself gets all wrapped up with your appearance when she’s deciding whether to respond to you.
But a sexy username that really stands out will give you a big head start in the right direction.
Keep reading for the top username mistakes men make and everything you need to know to choose one that gets more women writing you.
It picks out all those words that are best avoided in your username.
Gena says to avoid ‘xxx’s, meaningless numbers (or meaningful ones if it’s the number 69), anything like ‘sex’, ‘dirty’, ‘hot’, or equally ‘death’ and ‘rage’.
"Initial interest was best captured through: a desirable screen name starting with a letter in the top half of the alphabet; an attractive still picture; and a fluent headline message," the paper says.
Screen names beginning in the top half of the alphabet may spell success in dating, according to the researchers. researchers have previously described this phenomenon as "alphabetical discrimination," and note that lists are often in alphabetical order.The language of love: Physically fit or perceptive men attracted between 60 and 70 per cent more interest from women who wanted to get to know them better, while sweet, ambitious or funny women saw between 20 to 45 per cent more approaches, which could lead to a date (stock image) Words used on a profile were shown to have a larger impact on women’s decision to approach men at between 64 and 69 per cent, while men are slightly more biased towards a pretty face, with only 43 to 46 per cent being more swayed by words.‘While the research shows certain words serve to grab fellow daters’ attention, at e Harmony we know that daters are looking for quality dates every time.An analysis about online dating published in the journal Evidence Based Medicine suggests that men are drawn to online profiles in which a user name signifies physical fitness, while women prefer user names indicating risk-taking. The joint data analysis, by researchers with Queen Mary University of London and the University of Texas, found that choosing internet dating handles that begin with a letter in the first half of the alphabet is as important as uploading a flattering profile pic or crafting the perfect introductory headline.Better to say: I love eating Persian food especially in West London.To work it off I like to go running up and down my street and play the occasional bit of football. In terms of names this also means that Hot Guy444 or Nice Girl isn’t really going to cut it. If you’re in online dating to find a relationship, however casual it may be, people want it to be with a person, not an automaton or a computer profile.Let’s get started…Some sites feature your username right next to your photo in her search results.