Most of us have to go through a few crappy contenders before we find our match, and even then it's a bumpy road with highs and lows.
Do check the reviews and feedbacks of the website before you join it.
Top 10 online dating profile mistakes you should avoid In online dating, you are what your profile says you are and that is what prospective dates are going to believe about you.
But not everyone can pull off a selfie, and those who do should probably take them sparingly, if academic research is to be believed.
For men, professional head shots and photos with facial hair were rated the highest and, for women, photos showing the person singing or playing an instrument, playing a sport or wearing a bikini were rated the highest, according to a survey of 2,000 profiles by The Grade dating app.
The Grade aims to help people rate their profile picture, messages and overall profile on a scale from A to F based on profile quality, responsiveness and message quality available for everyone to see.