Almost every dating site lets you create a dating profile for free, (even lets you browse profiles for free), so make use of it.
The only exception is if you look the same as you did five years ago or whatever the case is.
It’s not as in depth as your About section, but it’s still very important. You also want to be aware of certain words that will attract men.
A study by Wired, who analyzed data from Ok and Match.com, identified 1,000 keywords that are the best and worst options.
General statements about loving movies and Italian food won’t help you stand out from the millions of other women out there, even if you really do like those things.
However, this doesn’t mean you should write a novel about yourself or include a laundry list of things you require in a man. Even if you have your doubts about online dating and only joined because your friend made you do it, don’t mention that in your profile.
The woman’s About section below is charming, detailed but not too long, insightful, and funny. See how this woman said three general things about herself (don’t most women love fun and wearing dresses and want a prince charming?