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4 Quick Facts About Online Profile Photos

4 Quick Facts About Online Profile Photos

Your online profile photo is more important than you think.


1.   It’s Better to Have a Profile Photo Than Not

“In fact, your profile is 14x more likely to be viewed simply by having a profile picture.”


2.   People Just Look At The Pictures

According to experiments run by OKCupid“People just look at the picture… the text is less than 10% of what people think of you.”


3.   Judgements Are Made As Fast As A Camera Click

Studies have shown it only takes 1/10 of a second for someone to draw conclusions about you based on your photo”  


4.   Your Expression Matters

People judge you differently based on your facial expression in your photo. “A study conducted by Alexander Todorov of Princeton University and Jenny M. Porter of Columbia University found that participants judged photos of the same people very differently depending on their facial expression.”




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