By Laurie Davis
Finding the love of your life in cyberspace is hard. These 6 grammatical missteps could make it even harder. Find out how being Ms. “Write” just might help you locate Mr. Right. From Love at First Click: The Ultimate Guide to Online Dating.
• Ellipses craze. One or two ellipses are fine, but going crazy with them changes the tone of your profile. Using too many in midsentence draws your profile out, making it much longer for no reason, while ending with them sounds ominous . . .
• DIGITAL SCREAM. Writing in all caps is a major turn-off. Whether it’s to prove a point in a particular phrase or the entire style of your profile, it will appear as if you’re not technologically advanced and don’t know any eCommunication etiquette. And if you’re not privy to proper online communication, it might be challenging for a match to believe that you understand dating communication, not to mention that you can come off, well, angry.