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When you first sign up with match.com, you’ll be asked to give some basic info about yourself.
You’ll be able to pick the words that best describe you, and give others an idea of the things you’re interested in, be it eating out, dancing or volunteering.
It perhaps comes as no surprise that the profiles that attract the most attention have a photo as well as a well-written profile.
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Use the latter to describe the things you’re passionate about such as your interests and hobbies and your favourite places to visit.
Try to avoid clichés and overused phrases such as “easy-going” and “looking for love”.
Instead, consider what makes you different from everybody else – are you just crazy about peanut butter sandwiches?
Have a look at what other members are writing for some inspiration, or ask your friends to describe you.
Remember that most members don’t have time to read every ad they see so tend to scan them.