Remember, you’re trying to catch her eye as she scans through an inbox crammed with messages from tons of hopeful men.
If your username doesn’t spark her interest, why would she want to read your opening line?
Pretty much everyone has baggage and prior failed relationships, but leave all that sad sack stuff out of your profile.
Confidence is sexy, so make sure your username advertises that you’ve got it.
Neither does tacking a few numbers on before or after your name, or mentioning the city where you both probably live.
In the crowded online dating arena, boring is the kiss of death.
To put it in perspective, pretend you're a young, hot woman (you know, the kind you want to date).
Now imagine 100 messages coming into your inbox each day.
An Ok Cupid username, for instance, is impossible to miss.
That means what you choose to call yourself gets all wrapped up with your appearance when she’s deciding whether to respond to you.
The Warrior Within), be careful it doesn’t make you sound like some arrogant jerk or someone who’s “trying too hard.” If you’re not sure how it makes you sound, you can always ask a few friends what they think. (Or you could just hire Vi DA to do it all for you.)Usernames pack a lot of wallop into ~16 characters or less.