When you’re online dating, the first thing you see after the person’s photo is their username.Choosing a username might seem like a throwaway task, but it’s way more important than you think.When your message pops up in her inbox, it’s the hook that makes her want to read it.The trick is choosing a username that highlights an attractive trait.None of them force you really take time to think about that step, or let you fill out the other aspects of your profile while you ponder the all-important “username” field and come back to it once the creative juices are flowing. Check out this link about a JDate user who picked an icky name.
Your username, coupled with your profile picture, is the MOST visible thing in search results.
Sure, having the perfect name on your profile never outright guarantees success.
But a sexy username that really stands out will give you a big head start in the right direction.
It’s the first thing potential dates see, and as this humorous article indicates, it makes a big impression (sometimes unintentionally).
It’s either a huge advantage, a huge disadvantage, or a missed opportunity! You can check out this link with a decent round-up of some of the very worst username strategies, but there are a lot of more mundane things that make for bad usernames.