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Spelling errors or typing "cuz" instead of "because" in your messages will turn them off as fast as telling them you share a bed with your mother. This is tricky because women have a mastery over emoticons that we will never truly fathom, but misuse one and it could derail your chances. "Lmfao" will get you a giant 193 percent response rate bump, but "rofl" will get you stone cold silence.

Photos that include cleavage, dance floors, drunk eyes, and numerous alcoholic beverages should not be included in your online-dating profile. Of course we all pose for photos but the trick is to make it look natural. If you're on a site that asks for a username, a great trick for coming up with one is to choose an adjective and a noun that describe you, stick them together and —you’ve created a unique username.

So have a friend take a good photo of you, preferably outdoors, and make sure it’s a full body shot.

Messages increase by a whopping 203 percent with full body photos.

But, on behalf of those of us still "single and looking" online, I have to ask, Sarah Gooding, dating coach at Plenty Of Fish, tells us that it may be that your online profile could use some work.