However, if 714 has no real relevance to his life then it’s a missed opportunity to tell a potential date something about himself. If she wants a guy to take her seriously and if she wants to meet a guy who’s serious in return, then she would be better off choosing a name that conveys other information about her. If so, she could turn heads with screen name Ashley Baby Blue. Tennis Pro Len gives you an immediate sense that this guy is active, likes the outdoors and is competitive in nature.

—Let’s say Ashley or AH wants to be in a serious relationship but she names herself this thinking it will better attract a man because, well, sex sells. Len is more likely to get clicked on just because his screen name is informative. While some people might find it obnoxious that Len put Pro in his name, more will likely find it intriguing. If someone cannot understand what your profile means, they will never click on it.

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Or maybe those numbers relate to his birthday or that of a family member.

There are many intriguing possibilities that come to mind when you see this name. You can also deduce that he is dedicated to and invested in being a pilot. There’s a lot you can discover from that short screen name.

Most people take one of two wrong tacks when coming up with an online dating username:1) Putting ZERO thought into it: Bill10247, Claire T, Ally Cat2) Putting minimal thought into it, using a literal description: Tall Doctor, Gorgeous Goddess, Fun2Be Around The problem with these efforts, of course, is not that they’re “bad”, but rather that they’re BORING. All of them are plays off of real names, idioms or catchphrases, which is why they evoke smiles from readers.

There’s nothing unique, memorable or distinguishing. One of my favorite usernames was The Goose Whisperer, written for a client named Bobbi in 2005. So if you’re wondering how to come up with a clever name that gets attention, and attracts a like-minded person with a great sense of humor, I have an exercise that can help you come up with usernames just like the ones I mention above.

Your screen name can be one that will make more sense as someone gets to know you.

However don’t choose one so obscure that nobody will be intrigued enough to click on it in the first place.

Usually I’ll steer clear of someone’s name for the same reason I’ll steer clear of their profile …

it reflects that we have wildly different interests.

Remember that you are selling ‘The Product You’ and this is the first point of contact that a potential date would have with your brand.

Build Your Web If you find a name that works, stick with it.

I’m quite sure our readers are not going to copy them for their own personal usage. The most memorable (in a good way) were a Blond Moment, Polyglotapus, and Toe_Tap_N.