That’s right: According to Match.com, online dating sites are at their busiest between Dec. If you’re single and considering signing up for online dating, get ready. Here are three ways to attract quality matches on dating apps and sites, just in time for peak dating season.Old pictures and an outdated bio just won’t cut it.S., ( a month) and e Harmony ( a month), users can save by signing on for, say, a six-month bundle ( per month and per month, respectively).
Blank bios might mean the person isn’t serious about finding someone, as does a bio that says “not looking for anything serious.” Whether they’ve written one clever line or listed all their likes and dislikes, a person’s bio is a good indicator of their personality.
While people used to meet mostly through friends, says Reuben J.
Thomas, assistant professor of sociology at the University of Mexico, “that’s been sharply on the decline since the advent of the Internet.” The dating industry is now worth about .4 billion, with revenue split between advertising and subscription services, up revenue up around 5% per year, according to a report by research firm IBISWorld.
Even if you think your appearance hasn’t changed, you don’t want to give potential matches any reason to question your authenticity.
Secondly, changing up your photos and bio every now and then can get you more matches. That's why Tinder's Smart Photo feature uses an algorithm to reorder your photos and show your best one first.