My username combines my first name and a nearby street.
The street name carries connotations (like Soho in NYC), and it reflects the sort of person I am, the type of interests I have, etc.
Men are more attracted to screen names that indicate physical attractiveness (eg, Blondie, Cutie), whereas women are more attracted to screen names that indicate intelligence (eg, Cultured),” the authors write. Free suggestion: “Aaaaaaamazingly_attractive.” Some sites sort alphabetically, so your best bet is to start your username with letters in the first half, A through M.
Usually I’ll steer clear of someone’s name for the same reason I’ll steer clear of their profile …) Another tip, per professor and study author Khalid Khan: “People are also attracted to those similar to themselves.So before setting up your profile, look at the profiles of people you find attractive and choose a name with a likeness,” he said in a release.Stay away from words like “little” or “bugg” in them, as they “are often associated with inferiority,” the study noted.“Playful screen names (eg, Fun2bwith) are universally attractive. According to the study, measures of success, such as educational attainment and income, are correlated with names that start with letters higher up in the alphabet.