Dating Profile Help: August Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

August Geek Dating Profile Tips & Advice

Happy August! Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, they're going to slip away to the … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: July Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

July Dating Profile Tips & Advice

Happy July! Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, they're going to slip away to the … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: June Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

June Dating Profile Help & Tips

Happy June! Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, they're going to slip away to the … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: May Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

May Dating Profile Tips & Help

Happy May! Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, they're going to slip away to the … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: April Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

April Dating Profile Writing Tips

Happy April! (How are your April showers?) Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: March Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

March Dating Profile Help

  Happy March! Every month in 2012, I'm delivering tips, questions, and writing prompts to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, they're going to slip … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: February Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

February Dating Profile Help

  Happy February! Every month in 2012, I'll be delivering some tips, questions, and writing prompts that you can use to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't … [Read more...]

Dating Profile Help: January Tips, Questions, and Writing Prompts

January Scene

Happy New Year! Every month in 2012, I'll be delivering some tips, questions, and writing prompts that you can use to freshen up your dating profile and have you looking your best for the love of your life (or the love of the month, if you roll that way). Big Tips For Every Dating Profile Start with a bang! Folks on the internet are in a hurry and like to have things delivered to their eyes as quickly as possible, otherwise, they move on. If your first sentence or two isn't gripping, … [Read more...]

Want A Web Design Trick That Will Improve Your Dating Profile?

Is Your Dating Profile a Tasty Cupcake?

Welcome to 2012, everyone! When you've read as many dating profiles as I have, you start to notice patterns. Whether it's writing about your ex, being negative, starting every sentence with "I", or not giving your audience any reason to write you, I think I've covered a lot of them in the past. (If you're new, click on Geek Dating Advice and take a surf through the archives!) But I missed this one! A Good Example Let's look at an example of good web design. I'm going to be a little … [Read more...]

Online Dating 101: The Pesky Age Bracket

Ever wonder exactly what age group you should be listing on your dating profile? You're not alone. It's a question I get a lot from my clients and at my convention events. XKCD's comic (above, click for the original) gives the following formula for determining the youngest person you should date: Your age divided by 2, then add 7. I am 32. According to this formula, I should not be dating anyone younger than 23. A Baseline, But Not A Hard Number For me, that number is still too low. I … [Read more...]