Back to the basics of dating: Profile Writing 101

One thing that hasn’t changed in dating is the need to put your best foot forward in the profile. Dreamstime/TNS

When I started my business back in 2011 (sometimes it feels like time has flown, and sometimes it feels like I’ve been doing this forever), the only online dating sites in existence were ones with long profiles that you can only check on your computer (Tinder didn’t come out until 2012). Now, people have options — paid vs. free sites, “traditional” sites vs. apps, longer profiles vs. shorter profiles, and the list goes on. One thing that hasn’t changed, though, is the need to put your best foot forward in the profile.

Let’s have a little refresher on how to make your profile stand out from the crowd:

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