Online Dating Profile Pictures: 6 Surprising Tips For Better Pics (PHOTOS)


The free online dating service analyzed over 7,000 photographs from users on its site to better understand what kinds of profile pictures are most effective for men and women.

Their surprising conclusions debunk some commonly held profile photo myths. Those corny MySpace shots? They do pretty well in the online dating scene, as it turns out...

We've synthesized the findings from all their statistical analysis and number-crunching in the slideshow below to present a few tips on what poses, settings, camera angles, and clothes work best for dating site profiles.

Want more details and examples? Check out OkCupid's blog OkTrends for the full report.

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