“Instead of opting for ‘funnyman89,’ choose a name that has a bit more creativity and wit involved — perhaps make a username that puts a comedic spin on one of your favorite hobbies or another personality trait,” Bartz tells Bustle.Many people don’t really take the time to think of good usernames because they tend to stick to variations of their real name.“However, adding a quirky adjective or a good pun may show wit and intelligence as well as a sense of humor and is more likely to attract the audience that you're hoping for.”With dating, whether it’s online or in real life, the number one rule to follow is to always be yourself.Don’t say you’re all about outdoorsy adventures when your idea of a good time is to Netflix and Chill.“By staying humble and choosing a username that shows off exactly who you are, you can be sure that you're setting yourself up to find the perfect match,” Bartz says.Your username is the identity you project to the world of online dating sites and the secret to a good username is to not make a bad one!First impressions count …especially with online dating profiles.
Negativity, rudeness and depression do not entice women…unless of course you are into the black arts! These will turn off any lighthearted and fun loving dates. Let them know something about your personality and interests.Try not to typecast yourself with a username that indicates a niche hobby or interest.It may help you meet like-minded people, but think of all the people who won’t pick you just because they don’t share that one interest. Researchers were surprised to discover that this usually backfires with both sexes: At worst, people think you’re lying; at best, they think you’re materialistic.So when you choose your username put some thought into it, because it creates the first glimpse into your personality for women looking for potential dates.is the decision all potential cyber-suitors have to make based on the information presented to them on the screen …and when done correctly a clever username can catch the attention of your ideal partner.Cute Blonde123), women were more attracted to names that indicated intelligence (i.e. The study also found that names with letters higher up in the alphabet were found to be measures of success, educational attainment, and income. As the study’s author, Khalid Khan, suggested in a press release, “People are also attracted to those similar to themselves.So before setting up your profile, look at the profiles of people you find attractive and choose a name with a likeness.”In 2014, online dating site Zoosk, took their team of data scientists and analyzed more than 430,000 profiles on the site to determine the top 10 words that appear in members’ profile names.Just as you take the time out to pick the perfect profile pic or the right words to represent you, taking the time to think of the perfect username is also essential.“Picking the right username is all about finding the right balance between fun, flirty and realistic.Adding words like ‘hottie’ or slang like ‘lil’ may turn fellow daters off and suggest to them that your intentions are not to find a serious relationship,” Bartz says. What you say in your profile can also determine whether you get messages from the love of your life or the dude who just wants to bang in the basement of his childhood home. We all know that profile pictures are key components in the online dating game.