The matchmakers studied the 12,000 most popular profiles (did ours make the cut?!) looking for common traits between the profiles people were most eager to connect with.
For men, the words and phrases most associated with popular profiles include: surfing, surf, yoga, skiing, the ocean, oceans, live music, breakfast, passports, blue eyes, trees, mornings, athlete, retirement, London, mating, teeth, workaholic, attractiveness, confidence, nonfiction, weddings, hiking, on the beach, meditation, chocolate, kissing, tennis, photography, flying, puppies, teachers, passion and tattoos.
According to their research, over the last two years, our preference in what we’d like to say on a dating profile has changed a lot.
On women’s profiles, the word ‘ambitious’ attracts the most attention from men, while ‘hardworking’ has shot up from the ninth to fourth most appealing word.
Want to know what men and women really want to find in a potential partner?
Well, we’re one step closer to getting to the bottom of the age-old question, as e uk have pulled together the descriptive words that feature the highest in the most messaged profiles.