This goes beyond the infamous—and now well-understood— Myspace-Angles technique of taking pictures from an oblique angle above her head to minimize size.
Fatties use a panoply of other, subtler tricks that emphasize her best traits and distract an unsuspecting, or ill-trained, online-dater from her worst. A girl with a cute face, but a dumpy body, often fills her profile with nothing but head shots, tightly and strictly cropped at the neck.
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This almost ensures that they aren’t representative, and explains why she will more closely resemble the worst of the selection.
In my experience, there was exception, but that is statistically insignificant.
Girls on online-dating sites are like Wall Street traders on the New York Stock Exchange floor, at closing. They’re getting non-stop offers, and they’re doing their best to field all of the best ones. Not all of those offers are going to be good, so on-point messaging and logistical planning will help you stand out from the noise.
SIFs aren’t your only problem in the online universe.He's also been profiled by Buzz Feed and The New Statesman. Like it or not, online dating has emerged as a legit player in the dating market in recent years.What was once the repository for the dregs of female creation has become—for better and worse—a go-to dating option for a growing segment of (even top-shelf) girls.I’m no longer surprised when I see average 13-year-olds striking competent step-and-repeat postures, undoubtedly learned from Kim Kardashian and her ilk.When a girl chooses pictures for her online profile, she brings that deep knowledge of her physiology and, quite plainly, photography, to bear.Like Facebook, online dating sites allow them to field countless sausage offers “safely,” without the inconvenience and challenges of having to gracefully reject a prospect to his face, or the -long feeling of discomfort while she watches a guy crash-and-burn his presentation.