Username for online dating
Could send the wrong message about your orientation, despite you self-identifying as straight on the site.
I know, I know; none of the sites make it clear enough. Don’t create a totally random one that you gave a mere second’s thought!
However, if you can come up with a more clever way to describe yourself and what you do, go for it!
(Run it by me if you’re not sure.) These are all descriptive usernames that give a hint as to what people do or are like, without attempting to completely sum up their entire essence.
Trying too hard to perfectly sum yourself up is a common pitfall. Generally you should avoid anything with numbers, or super descriptive words (Ski Girl Seattle is very boring, even if it’s easy to come up with—and it only conveys information we’d be able to find in other areas of her profile).
It’s also best not to just recycle whatever old school internet handle has been your Twitter username and forum login info for years—stuff we created c.
Maybe you can’t tell, but it’s really hard for me to come up with pretend GOOD examples.