And no, we're not talking about those old school pick up lines about women falling from heaven (ouch) or being from Tennessee (LAME).
Why spend so much time creeping that hot girl's (or guy!
90% of profiles feature the same cliche phrases like: "I'm a hard-working guy who is looking for a nice girl." "I enjoy hanging out with my friends." "I'm an easy-going, fun person." DON’T DO THIS!
Although there's nothing inherently wrong with these sentences, you should avoid using them if possible, since so many other people have them on their profile.
In the previous section, we showed you how to select great photos for your profile.
Now it's time to write a kick-ass bio that describes how awesome you are!
These were actually WORSE than just saying "hey." Apparently nothing gets people out of the mood for love more than the term "cargo jorts." Of the top five most commonly selected lines (users were given three options per match), only two of those lines were high-performing. Notopoulos writes about tech and internet culture is cohost of the Internet Explorer podcast.
Settle this once and for all: are they called fireflies or lightning bugs? Katie Notopoulos is a senior editor for Buzz Feed News and is based in New York.
But for one month, Hinge gave a random 22% of users the option to use a clever prewritten opening line in addition to writing their own messages. They then tracked which of those prewritten lines were most likely to get a reply, using the data to determine which lines worked best based on gender, location, and how fast you sent a message after getting a match. Thanks to your boring conversation starter, taking things off the app is an uphill battle. Your icebreaker message should ask a question that entices her, excites her, or gets her imagination flowing.And on Tinder, you’re expected to write her a clever message that makes you stand out from all the other guys. If it’s fun for her to think about and answer, her mind has already associated you with positive feelings – and that kind of emotional connection is essential if she’s going to say “yes” to a date.) page if you're not going to DO something about it?After all, real life is where more than 75% of the world's kissing takes place.