Check out more Senior Planet articles: How to set up your online dating profile in 4 easy steps 11 ways to quit lurking and write your online dating profile Do you have a favorite dating site?By sharing it in the comments section below you’ll help out some other seniors.The problem is that with so many legitimate posts and so few girls, most guys are NOT going to get any sort of response.Now, please note that I am average to below average in looks, and I do not lie in posts, so all my data is filtered through that.Now, if you think that's bad, let's look at how guys fare.Unlike the w4m posts, the m4w posts are 95% legitimate.Still, once you get into the routine, it's fairly low maintenance (5 minutes per day on average), and yields small but perhaps meaningful dividends. Of course, there’s no one-size-fits-all, but their number one criteron make sense to us: an emphasis in profile questions on mutual interests and honest self-representation over looks and sexual prowess.
We can watch a movie or something and see how things work out. I'm an attractive (my mommie says so), flamboyant (i once learned this word for the SAT), well educated (in your mom jokes), fairly witty (see above) guy (this part is true! I'm 5'8'', gainfully employed and well educated, Caucasian, drug and disease free, single, with good hygiene, and full of enthusiasm for a variety of activities, not to mention fond of commas.Yes, it works for both guys and girls (from both personal and anecdotal experience) but there are tips and tricks for maximizing utility.Please note that all this experience is from the SF Bay Area and may vary by location.A sample post I've used in the past is as follows. it's Monday night and I thought I had plans, in fact, two of them, and both fell through so now I'm just sitting here lonely but not wanting to call it a night and dork it out with a book or a videogame.I guess what I'm looking for is just someone who I can have a nice chat with, and perhaps some cuddling and maybe a bit of kissing.