Best opening lines for internet dating
This discussion is primarily for sites such as where you write the online dating first message yourself (see more on how works if you’re not familiar with what I’m referring to).This advice may still be helpful for sites such as e Harmony or Chemistry.com, however these services guide the communication and there is less “emailing” early on.Being unique, funny and referencing a match’s images was a much more successful way to grab attention.
The study found that men are 98 per cent more likely to respond to assertive, invitational messages such as “Fancy grabbing a drink? One of the most successful topics of opening lines for women, though, was food.
One of the most popular opening lines involved asking the other person how they liked to spend a Sunday (which helpfully provides a pretty easy segue into asking them out on a date).
Asking a 29-34-year-old about themselves proved most successful, with the standout response going to “Two truths and one lie – go.”As for those aged 35 and above, pop culture references work best – the aim is to verify you are at least able to hold a conversation about the same things.“Hey, what’s up?
In the same study, Hinge analysed the data to see whether the age of the recipient was a factor in what they would and wouldn’t respond to. For someone aged 18-23, a ‘novelty’ opener is best to ensure a response.
“Your portrait is being painted – what’s the backdrop?