Your good sense of humor won't score you a date — at least not online.Dating website e Harmony recently released a list of the most and least "attractive" words to use in a dating profile, and "funny" is no longer one of them.Researchers also looked into the 400 highest-rated dating profiles to mine insight as to what makes for the best profile photo.According to the data, 88% of the “hottest” users make direct eye contact with the camera.On the other hand, men who described themselves as physically fit, ambitious or perceptive attracted the most attention from the ladies.Passion also ranked high on the list for what women liked. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_input. Selector .selector_input_interaction .selector_spinner.
In a study of 12,000 dating profiles on uk, scientists found that females got more admiring messages from men when they described themselves as sweet, ambitious or thoughtful.
Most of the top terms suggest that being active in sports, especially outdoor sports like skiing and surfing, will improve your odds.
“London” is also a highly ranked term (as is “NYC” for women and “passports” for men), suggesting that online daters are also looking for a worldly type, or at least someone who likes to travel.
The language of love: Physically fit or perceptive men attracted between 60 and 70 per cent more interest from women who wanted to get to know them better, while sweet, ambitious or funny women saw between 20 to 45 per cent more approaches, which could lead to a date (stock image) Words used on a profile were shown to have a larger impact on women’s decision to approach men at between 64 and 69 per cent, while men are slightly more biased towards a pretty face, with only 43 to 46 per cent being more swayed by words.‘While the research shows certain words serve to grab fellow daters’ attention, at e Harmony we know that daters are looking for quality dates every time.
And that takes more than just a few words; it’s about finding someone with the same values, who instantly gets you,’ Jemima Wade, spokesperson for e uk said.‘That’s why we worked with the University of Oxford to develop our Compatibility Matching System and employ scientists to keep refining and improving our algorithm to ensure it’s the best tool to help people find that extra special someone.’Sony SRS-XB40 has a built-in multi-coloured line light, speaker lights and a flashing strobe.