Before you even start writing your dating profile, it makes sense to know what you are looking for.This could be as simple as writing down a list of the characteristics that you are looking for in a partner.End on a "Zing." If you have a joke, save it to be the last part of the answer so that's what people remember.And if the last question is "why you should message me," make sure you sound inviting so people want to message you.
"Recognize when you're repeating something that you've heard," said Dan, one of the attendees, and then try to eliminate it from your profile. It needs to be the "hook." The "about" section is where you can sound most generic, Eggers told Dan, so make sure you hook people in like you would in a book.
Understand how to “market” yourself in your pictures, words and actions.
We can change your profile with our writers, stylists, photographers and team to make your first impression be the best one possible!
Writing a dating profile is much like writing an article or a novel — if I haven't grabbed you by now, you've already swiped left and clicked to the next best thing to read.
On Saturday, author and editor Dave Eggers helped San Franciscans increase their chances of a lifelong match by editing their online dating profiles at a National Independent Bookstore Day event at Books Inc. Eggers became famous with his 2000 autobiography, "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius," and in 2013 wrote "The Circle," a dystopian novel based loosely on life at Silicon Valley tech companies like Google and Facebook.