Good nicknames for online dating
Numbers = not remotely compelling, unless you manage to work the Fibonacci sequence in there and you’re an actual mathematician or something.That would make them relevant and witty, and likely to stand out to similarly math-minded gals.I’ve often used variations of a song title as a catchy screen name. Because it adds personality to your profile and invites someone who shares your passion for music to stop and take a digital peek.Don’t be surprised if he or she fills in the blanks with the second line of the song.
It’s the first thing potential dates see, and as this humorous article indicates, it makes a big impression (sometimes unintentionally).
Pinot Grizzly – Maybe : Sounds playful with subtle word play; indicates that this user likes wine and has that Northwest-scruffy vibe (you know, like a bit too much stuff from Filson and a few days’ of stubble). : Could possibly signify “bear,” which is a slang term in the gay community for guys who are a bit hairier/less effeminate.
Could send the wrong message about your orientation, despite you self-identifying as straight on the site.
Take for example, “Skiing Enthusiast.” If someone else loves to ski, it’s an invitation to ask you where your favorite ski spot is or if you’re a blue-intermediate skier or at the black-diamond level.
If your favorite screen name is unavailable, try adding the city, state or zip code to the end of it.
Some online dating sites allow you to select your own screen name, subject to availability.