Peak Breakup Times

Peak Breakup Times

Want to know when your girlfriend is more likely to break it off? This timeline compiled from Facebook status updates shows the peak breakup days are Mondays but Christmas is too cruel to dump someone on. Valentine’s Day starts the run-up into a peak of “spring cleaning” around spring break (no surprise). Also popular is […]

Racism is Alive And Well in Online Dating

Racism is Alive And Well in Online Dating

If you’re not a white guy, How Your Race Affects The Messages You Get is one of OkCupid’s most important blog posts. Take a glance at the female reply rates for messages sent by guys of different races. Rates in red are below average and rates in green are above average. Then read the complete […]

Online Dating Profiles Part 2: Usernames

Online Dating Profiles Part 2: Usernames

Your username is more important than you might think. Caution! Once you chose a username, some sites won’t let you change it. Make the choice carefully or be ready to make a new profile. Avoid Adding your birth year to the end (John-1982). Anything complimenting yourself: Sexy, bold, amazing, awesome, etc. Cheesy sexual references and […]