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Research shows that peak time for users on Tinder, Ok Cupid and Match are all on a Sunday afternoon, especially after 5pm.
“Let a friend know where you’ll be and when, and arrange a time to text to let them know you’re OK,” she says.
“This is online dating, so most people will be talking to a few people at once.
Don’t take that personally, just be honest about it.
Jim Talbott, director of consumer insights at Match.com, also suggests: “Keep your photos fresh, and swap out your primary photo frequently.
You look like a new user and people who might have missed you before are more likely to give you a second look.” A final thought from Honey: “Don't be tempted to airbrush your picture or present yourself looking too much better than you do in real life, and give group photos a miss to avoid confusion.” It might feel a little awkward, but dating expert Peter Spalton says it’s a great idea to ask a friend to cast a fresh eye over what you’ve written – and not just to check your spelling.