A recent study showed that words such as "skiing", "yoga" and "the ocean" help men get dates; "sweet", "running" and "dance" help women get dates online."Electronics", bizarrely, works well for both sexes.Red is particularly good for dating photos as men LOVE red when it comes to matters of the heart – after all it represents passion, love and danger.If you’re more into neutral colours, then find something colourful that you can include somewhere in the background.Here are the five most attractive words to put on your profile for both men and women. Optimistic ( 39%) 5 words women might want to consider putting in their online dating profile: 1. These numbers are particularly high in the 18-44 age group, where more than 1 in 5 people have used these sites.5 words men might want to consider putting in their online dating profile: 1. Physically fit ( 96% more interaction than daters who did not use this word) 2. Are you ready for the busiest day of the year in the online dating world? Yes, no surprises here, men like photos of women smiling and looking flirty. Well apart from the obvious reasons, that it makes women look fun and attractive, some previous research has shown that happiness is often associated with low dominance and femininity, which is apparently why men are most attracted to women displaying happiness. Just to add to that, make sure that if you’re doing that flirty thing, that you’re looking into the lens now away. Men are pretty visual when it comes to online dating and like to see what’s what, just as they would if they met you in a bar so remember to include one full length body shot. Sean Rad, CEO of Tinder, has recently announced that colour is a great way of making your dating photos stand out online.
But make sure you use the ones with a nose :-) , rather than those without :) Here, Kate Taylor, Match.com's relationship expert, explains her failsafe tips for meeting that special someone online.Write a shopping list "I'm looking for someone who's tall, funny, intelligent, kind, loyal, romantic, sociable..." For readers, they're both dull to read and incredibly daunting. "I'd love to meet someone with whom to explore far-flung places," or "Dining alone is getting dull. " Be intimidated by "dos and don'ts" lists like these Just upload a brief profile and several nice photos, and get started. In fact, regularly updating your profile keeps you active on the site and leads to more matches, so see your profile as a work in progress. Two new surveys find that adding certain foods to your online dating profile may be the key to scoring more dates.Write a brief, upbeat profile Nothing too deep or too long.Imagine you're talking to someone you've just met in a bar: how would you describe yourself and your lifestyle?Indeed, daters who use the word “guacamole” in their profiles get 144% more messages from potential love interests, according to a survey of 7,000 singles released Monday from dating site Zoosk.