How to write a profile for dating
Before you can move on to write your dating profile, you'll first need to know exactly what it is you are looking for, or what you hope to attract into your life by posting a profile on an online dating site.
This step may seem redundant in that it's obvious you are looking to date someone new by putting up a profile on a dating site.
Keep whatever your reasons are in the back of your mind as you move to the next step.
Using the coffee shop example again, imagine yourself at the coffee shop.
For those who don't know, a tag line is the one-liner that introduces you to the other singles surfing the online dating sites.
On most online dating sites, the tag line is found at the top of every dating profile and next to everyone's photo and handle when appearing in a search list.
These points are what you'll focus on weaving into your essay next, using what I call the "Fly On the Wall" technique.
For ideas and examples, move on to Step Two of writing your Dating Profile Essay. From the coffee shop scenario in step one (or whichever locale you chose that is specifically suited to your personality and interests), write a very short story for the person reading your profile, so they can feel like they've actually met you already. While writing this "Fly On the Wall" dating profile essay, try integrating the items you circled in the first step of this process.
"A handle (or user name) is the name other members of the dating site will use as your "name".