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How to Start Taking Selfies That Are Actually Decent

Quora | Posted 08.23.2016 | Style

What are some tips for taking selfies? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people ...

A Definitive LinkedIn User Guide for the Mature Professional

Kristi Russo | Posted 03.04.2017 | Business
Kristi Russo

A LinkedIn profile can cause some confusion for more mature job seekers. You've been in the professional world longer than LinkedIn's been around, and you're not quite certain how to best use it. You aren't alone.

24 Reasons Why Gay Hookup Sites Are a Lot Like Fishing

David Toussaint | Posted 01.19.2017 | Queer Voices
David Toussaint

You start out after dusk, determined that perfect catch is, literally, right around the corner.

How To Get More Right Swipes On Tinder

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 09.29.2015 | Style

Hey, take a break from swiping left and learn a thing or two about giving your dating profile a makeover. That's right, your profile photos aren't cut...

Why Online Dating Is So Much Better Now (Kind Of)

Terri Trespicio | Posted 09.24.2016 | Technology
Terri Trespicio

Your phone is now the portal to your love life, part mission control and part slot machine, complete with colors, movement, and flashing lights. But you have little to lose, and it's hard not to get hooked.

The Science of Profile Pictures Says, Yes, That Picture is Totally Fine

Inverse | Posted 09.17.2016 | Science

I recently took to Craigslist, that cesspool of human want, to fill an open room in my apartment. When the applications started rolling in, I did what most sensible, wifi-connected people do and googled the shit out of my potential roommates.

The One Item That Should Never Appear In Your Dating Profile Pictures

OWN | Posted 09.15.2014 | OWN

Dana is a recently divorced mother of three who is beginning to think about online dating. But before she joins a dating site and creates a profile, s...

8 Types Of Profile Pics That Should Be Illegal | Posted 05.05.2014 | Comedy

Whether it's your niece, your friend's kid, or just some random child you teach or babysit or happened to be standing near, this is always super confu...

The True Story Behind That Dating Profile Picture

Al DeLuise | Posted 03.11.2016 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

I was one step away from finishing my first online dating profile when I was stopped dead in my tracks. I somehow needed to find a photograph that captured the essence of the comfortable-wearing-a-Tuxedo-as-blue-jeans-ballroom-dancing-skinny-dip-loving-cuddle-crazy-macho-poet Frankenstein that I created in my bio.

Online Dating Photos and The Cheerleader Effect

Jess Carbino | Posted 05.11.2014 | Women
Jess Carbino

Creating an online dating profile is a daunting task for even the savviest daters. Although words certainly matter, profile pictures are the most critical element in determining whether or not an individual receives an online dating message.

Online Dating, Stylin' and Profiln' -- 2014 Is Your Best Time to Be Seen!

Whitney Casey | Posted 03.05.2014 | Weddings
Whitney Casey

Now that we're at the top of 2014, refreshing, renewing and revitalizing your life is on the top of everyone's mind. So what better place to start than by revamping your online dating profile?

4 Ways to Shape Up Your Image in the New Year!

Christie Carmelle Lopez | Posted 02.20.2013 | Style
Christie Carmelle Lopez

Brand yourself early. Identify and reevaluate your strengths often. And, if needed, hire a professional to help you spruce up your profile.

Is Remembering More Important Than Experiencing?

Shawn Binder | Posted 11.17.2012 | Teen
Shawn Binder

We had just graduated and the only thing my friends were concerned with was taking pictures with everyone. When did it become more about the reminiscing than the actual experiencing?

Dating Site Pics Taken At Holocaust Memorial

Posted 04.06.2012 | Arts

Oftentimes an artist makes a story unfold, but sometimes an artist captures a story evolving all on its own. For his installation "Stelen (Columns)", ...

Social Media and Your Mental Health: Could You Have Pervasive Thirst Disorder (PTD)?

Erin Harper | Posted 05.07.2012 | Comedy
Erin Harper

Do you frequently post attention-seeking profile pictures that are sexually suggestive or falsely depict your net worth? The cause of your behavior could be Pervasive Thirst Disorder (PTD).

When it Comes to Retouching Photos, How Much Is Too Much?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pearce Rotondi | Posted 02.09.2012 | Women

You may do it without thinking. You select a warm filter from Instagram for that photo of you and your friends, or you hit the "retouch" button in iPh...

I'm Over Being a Facebook Snob

Jessica Olien | Posted 02.14.2012 | Home
Jessica Olien

Like many people, I've been irritated by the status updates of my Facebook friends. 

What a freaking idiot, I've sighed inwardly when I saw someone's sandwich update.

Beauty in the Eye of the Beholder? OkCupid Study Reveals Interesting Statistics

Julie Spira | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Julie Spira

OkCupid just released their latest OkTrends study as it relates to beauty. And rather than focusing solely on the profile photos, they took a deeper look into the male attraction.

Twitter, Facebook Profile Pictures The New Branding Opportunity

AdWeek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Twitter may be free of advertising, but that hasn't stopped brands from trying to get in front of users glued to the fast-growing service. They've mad...

Why We Really Join Facebook: It's Not Politics

Libby Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Libby Mitchell

We all pretend that we're supporting social causes, and during the election it was easy. But now that it is all over? We can get back to the reason we joined: comparing weight gain and wrinkles.