Way 3: Boys in their turn may use both romantic and non-romantic combinations and become Handsome Luke, Mike Bro, Mr Teacher Man or even Loverboy.
Way 4: You can also use your favorite band, movie or book title such as Floyd_Pincus, Muse_the_Great. If you can’t create a nickname yourself, there are dozens of sites where you can generate a nickname or find a one for any purpose.
Too bad most of them are blowing a great opportunity to grab your attention, and make you want to dig deeper.
Let’s be realistic—most of us enter zip code and age parameters, and then narrow the criteria with a custom search for a word of interest, such as 'brewpub', 'warriordash', or 'camping' Then, as soon as humanely possible we get to the photos.
We frequently get requests for help from Plenty of Fish (see our review on POF) and Match (our review on Match) members for advice on making their online dating profiles more appealing.
Typically, the alarm bells start clanging as soon as we see their profile taglines: 90% of these taglines are either typical (overused and boring) or slightly needy.
They represented a dry humor than aligns with my own.
Admittedly, my personal history of username selection isn’t without blemishes.
I won’t open doors for you, in fact be careful as I will likely trip you as you go through the door for laughs and giggles.
I expect you to cook for me and clean up my mess after I eat. Food everywhere, on the floor, in my lap, but these are the least of your worries.
If the photos don’t cut it, we generally don’t click on the person. But if we make it past the photo, skimming profiles, the first thing you'll notice is the profile tagline.
This little ditty can compel us to read further, or it can cause us to roll our eyes and move on.
To begin with, let’s think what we can do to get a cool nickname.