Only 2% of short-term sexual relationships started with a personal ad.
Less than one in 500 online personal ad users finds a partner. Personal ads are, in general, a poor way to find a mate.
Hobbies: collecting memorabilia from serial killers, laughing maniacally in inappropriate circumstances, putting the "fun" back into "funeral." Can I bite your neck on the first date?
Music: The Damned, Killing Joke, Bach organ fugues.
Hiding something unattractive about yourself might increase the number of responses to your personal ad, but these relationships will end-fast-when the individuals discover the truth.
Potential partners will see you as having a bad character in addition to having an unattractive feature.
A polished, professional-sounding ad makes you look thirty IQ points smarter.
Now condense your responses into two or three sentences. Then run it through a grammar checker (in Microsoft Word, the grammar checker is under "Tools").Present your best qualities, but also disclose your unattractive features.Present your unattractive features positively, as a conversation starter.The result was 60 e-mails and "lots of" dates with interesting women. On e Bay, buyers and sellers leave each other positive, neutral, or negative feedbacks.
Select an online dating service that has feedback ratings. When you get ten positive feedbacks, e Bay puts a gold star next to your name.Not one mentioned her crime, or anything about prison.