Just like the most successful profiles are those that are upbeat, so are the most successful online messages.
Remember that you are here to sell yourself; so, rather than illustrating why someone probably won’t message you back, think like a salesperson and show off your best side.
I had myself signed in to chat accidentally, because I didn’t even realize it was there. In a month on Ok Cupid, I received around 130 messages.
Making friends with people online is more common than ever.
In 2015, the Pew Research Center reported that 57 percent of teens made friends online.
I tweeted people here and there but it never went beyond that,” Haynes says.
“But then I found Nikole and it was so crazy how we can live on opposite sides of the world yet still have so much in common.”Websites like Inter Pals and Pen Pal World are places people can go to find new friends online.