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Podcast with Rob: Online-Dating Profiles

by GK on February 22, 2011

They say that in advertising, we are the product. At least that’s what Don Draper said in one episode. This is all the more true when it comes to writing an online-dating profile, when we must do what many of us despise: sell ourselves. I don’t think a man’s written profile is the most important […]

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As part of Online Dating Month, I’m linking to a site I’ve studied since beginning my little experiment. OK Cupid, a free dating site, maintains a blog updated with compelling, if not bulletproof, statistics about what its users find attractive. You can question how they compile their data, and my analytical friends have, but it’s a match made in heaven […]

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I’m old enough to remember a time when online dating was this new, semi-taboo novelty. It was seen as a bastion for awkward singles who couldn’t find a date in person. Which, coincidentally, is when I first tried it back in the late 90s/early 00s. Now, in tech-crazy San Francisco, I’ve been considered weird for not dating online, and […]

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