We analyzed the 1,000 most popular words on both men and women’s profiles, tabulated the most popular movies and TV shows, and crunched stats on what people consider their best feature vs.
what features their potential dates are attracted to.
A multipart study from Harvard University, University of La Verne and Santa Clara University researchers found that beautiful people are more likely to be involved in unstable relationships.
In one part, the researchers looked at the top 20 actresses on IMDb and found that they tend to have rocky marriages.
OKCupid OKCupid has grown rapidly, starting from a humble collection of guys into more substance than the scene.
OKCupid attracts a large audience because it's completely free and easy to navigate. Users guide themselves through a compatibility check instead of the site popping out random matches.
Call it the algorithm method: Working with data crunchers at the dating sites, we put together 25 tips for writing the perfect profile, selecting the right photo, and really understanding your audience.
Users can answer a series of questions at their own pace, which they can later match up to other members who've answered the same questions.
Questions range from motivation to how often you keep your promises. Or "The Lover Style Profile Test" lets you gauge your sex style.
Men’s photos are most effective when they look away from the camera and In terms of getting new messages, the My Space shot is the single most effective photo type for women.
We at first thought this was just because, typically, you can kind of see down the girl’s shirt with the camera at that angle—indeed, that seems to be the point of shot in the first place — so we excluded all cleavage-showing shots from the pool and ran the numbers again.