With all the dating sites and apps out there, it seems like there are changes being made to them daily.
When you think about it, it makes sense, since there's a lot of competition out there and endless dating platforms for people to choose from. The latest?
OkCupid is getting rid of user names and now making you use your real name, which could abu dhabi free classifieds a blessing or a curse. And by "name," they'll just require a first name. Personally, I think it's NBD, as many other popular dating platforms have you not only use your real name, but also vet you via your Facebook profile.
In OKC's case, there's no linking-to-Facebook required, and so it's implied you can even use a pseudonym — as long as that pseudonym is at least two letters long and includes no s, symbols, housewives seeking nsa davis creek emojis, an OKC spokesperson told The Verge. Simple enough.
And we hope that you can instead use your profile to give people an insight into your interests, rather than a made-up monicker. I know I've certainly seen my share of creative, free role play sex, silly, anonymous online dating disgusting usernames on various dating platforms out there, so addressing someone by their actual name — or even a pseudonym — sounds like a win.
However, net meeting sex users may prefer to use behind a pseudonym, so to speak. In their blog post, OKC also posted some common words in current usernamesby the of usernames with words like the below.
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If you thought you were the only one attracting a lot of users with "horny" in their name, you weren't alone. Eliminating words like these — unless your name truly is "Cat" — can definitely be a benefit.
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