Twelve years ago, I took a chance and wrote a personal ad.
My finished product reflected my attitude at the time—a combination of "you have to play to win" and "hey, why not?
Here's what I've learned about writing a good ad: 1.
If you're not comfortable putting your picture up online, avoid overselling your appearance with dubious claims like "Sharon Stone look-alike." I started my magazine personal with: "Curvy, almond-eyed writer, fit (good shoulders)...." My husband says he was attracted to the soft sell of the description and the quirky confidence of the assertion.
There are 107 million singles in the US over the age of 18.
In the world of online dating, where up to 40 million singles search for love every day, first impressions are everything.
Your online photos and profile are your personal advertisement in cyberspace; they need to be amazing.
Simply put - you need to have a fun, positive profile and great photos to attract the attention of high quality people.
Smart Dating Academy's online makeovers have resulted in marriages, babies, and have been featured nationally on Steve Harvey TV and 1st Look because of their amazing results.
We have an unparalleled knowledge of the art and science of online dating.
90% of your online success is based on your photos.
Your opening headshot is the most important photo you have - it must capture someone's attention instantly, and make them want to learn more.