Saskia Nelson set up Hey Saturday – the world’s first dating photography business – because she felt that too many people just didn’t look like their online dating profile suggested. To put a stop to this, Hey Saturday’s professional team of photographers create show-stopping profile photos that help attract higher quality dates. www.heysaturday.co

A picture speaks a thousand words

They say ‘a picture is worth a thousand words’ but is your profile image saying the right thing?

EliteSingles found that the profile picture is one of the most important factors when considering asking a potential match out for a first date. Yet, over half of us have ended up on dates with people who look absolutely nothing like their main profile photo.

Saskia’s main tips for getting profile perfection include:
1. Look good
2. Tell your story
3. Stand out from the crowd

What you write on your profile is also important, with a quarter of people saying they would be turned off by bad grammar or spelling mistakes on a match’s profile and one in three Americans finding spelling mistakes in messages a major turn off.

Saskia’s video offers more tips on the do’s and don’ts when it comes to profile perfection.