Deciphering online dating profiles

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We have also included some not-so-great examples that we have seen many, many times.A high quality photo can really make the difference as well, so if you don’t have the best camera — find a friend who does.Given that most people are only a swipe away from dating oblivion, you'd think that guys (and girls, of course, if that's your thing) out there might try a little harder to attract your attention.

commits a grave error by wearing the Despite his friend’s protestations, he writes that he is “a doctor with three North Bay offices; he collects old cars, has a place in the mountains, and a pied-a-terre in the City, in addition, he collects French wines.” His best friends will tell you, actually, the veterinarian business is slow, so Mike works three days a week all over Petaluma and Novato; he drives a great old truck; has a Rambler and a Corvair; and he has a big tent, in the summer, above Truckee. He camps out with a buddy in a studio apartment in SOMA, where the two like to party and paint the town beige.We have seen many photos like this one on profiles -- where the glare is really bad, or the shadows actually cover part of the person's face, or the photo is way oversaturated.This is not the best idea for a cover photo, obviously.Seriously, your pictures are all a girl has to go on to determine whether or not you are an axe murderer/pedophile/stalker.Care about taking high quality shots and coming off as a put-together gentleman. They don’t know you, they haven’t met you face-to-face, and they don’t want to get stuck on a bad date.

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