If your profile is too lengthy, it will put people off.And there is no point writing your life story on a dating profile, or creating something so cultivated that you lose the sense of you.Evan Marc – in 2014, yes there are people who read every word of a profile.
I do – I’ve lived and breathed it, and have had a lot of time to work out what does work, and what doesn’t!!!3) Put A Lot of Time Into Your Online Dating Profile I stand by this opinion.Last night I did something I try not to do very often … Intrigued by which of my projects appear when you enter my name in Google, I flicked through the various web pages, and came across something I had never seen before. A former JDate staff member, he’s been in the dating world a long time. It’s quite different to the stuff I do and write, and I’ll admit I’ve not spent much time reading or watching anything he’s done, but I remember finding his TED talk on Dating earlier in the year interesting and fun.A rather surprising and scathing attack from someone on the other side of the world. Interestingly, his name came up in a brainstorm I was doing earlier this week for my new job role. ), and had been brainstorming American dating experts to use on that side of the pond!!!In January I’ve accepted the role of Global Head of Dating for Time Out (eek! Evidently I won’t be using this particular one any more …!!!
I’ve never met Evan Marc, or had any contact with him …so it was something of a surprise to find my name negatively discussed in an article by him on his blog.Back in October I wrote an article for the Huffington Post about stereotypical dating advice which isn’t actually that helpful.I’ve dated on more websites and apps than I can remember, and in the last two years have met thousands of singletons who’ve shared their dating experience with me.I know how my writing is generally received, particularly by other people who work in the dating industry.I took things people tell you about dating, and spun them around, to look at some of the reasons those ideas don’t necessarily work.