How to Write a Dating Profile – AARP
Avoid negativity in your profile, recommend experts. Focus on what you want in a partner and a relationship, not what you don’t want. Instead of saying you’re not interested in smokers, say you seek an active, nature-loving person.
Rebecca Nelson, 64, began online dating last fall after moving to Nashville, Tennessee. The recent retiree spent upwards of a week creating the perfect profile for several dating sites and apps, repeating key words like she’s “active” and “adventuresome” and seeks “an emotionally intelligent and well-grounded partner” to increase her match chances.
So far, she’s pleased with the results. “I’ve gotten more in-depth responses and messages than I might have expected,”