ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Usernames & Internet Dating...(Not-Doggin-Ya...Cave-Dweller...)

Updated on September 19, 2015

Not Doggin Ya

Not Doggin Ya
Not Doggin Ya


How do we all come up with our pseudo-names..... You know, the log in or user name that we create, in order to be recognized in a mysterious way.

We get online, and we see who is logged on, and we think, “Oh, look! HeManWonderSlayer-is on chat right now.”

Some people use a combination of initials which is not real creative. But, ok, whatever floats your boat? Some use their name with a hyphen or underscore, so that they can achieve name recognition. Some have funny names; while others try to express how cool they are through their user names.

Some will use a combination of words to express their emotions. But this scenario can get someone in real trouble. Let me explain. Now who is going to date a guy named SeeMyBuns or LongOne. Another few that made me scratch my head were TheKingofBitches, or NutJob or NailnBail. There’s a couple of winners.

There's a specific area in your profile for you to talk about your hobbies, and it's not your username. IDigSexnSoftball. Wouldn't this same sentiment—"I enjoy playing softball at the park, and lots of sex life is important to me"—sound less caveman-ish in your profile than your username?

Start your search...

Start your search...
Start your search...

Choose Your Username Wisely

Choose a username that attracts a WOMAN. Men often choose a username that’s a turn-off to women. For example, if you are into chewing tobacco and planting yourself in front of the TV for hours at a time, that’s great. But don’t include it in your username.

You can and should be a nice, funny guy when online dating. Just don't be NiceGuyBrad34 or ComicJohn27. Show, don't tell, as they say in Vegas.

Tip: if your bro's love it, it won’t attract a woman. Choose a fun and woman-friendly username that describes what a woman would love about you.

I won’t date anyone, or even respond to a message from anyone named, MyFeetStink, HearMeFart, or DrillFork. Nobody with the name of InTheSack, or BeaverBuster will get into my friends list. I’d have to think twice about OneNightStand or ImTheMan or ImUrDaddy. Anyways, I think you may get the idea...

On the other hand I would actually click on and read someone’s personal data with the name, PuppyLove or Kissme. My favorite is NotDogginYa. However, I would have to think twice about guys named KittyLover, or CaveDweller and wonder what their true intentions are.

So, in conclusion

I am hoping that the gentlemen who read this may gain some insight as to how a woman thinks and more importantly, what she thinks when she first sees your profile name on an internet dating site...

User name and password

User name and password
User name and password

Rate 5 stars if you are a member of a dating website

5 out of 5 stars from 2 ratings of if you are a member of a dating website

Thanks for reading!


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)