Tips for Finding Love Online Before Valentine's Day

Lauren Urasek, known as "the most-messaged New York woman" on, shares her secrets to Internet dating success.
1:42 | 01/13/16

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Switching gears we'll tell you it's time to mark your calendars. Valentine's day is almost a month away. That means millions are polishing their dating profiles up but now one of the most popular women online sharing her secrets. ABC's kayna Whitworth has more. Reporter: Standing out in the crowd of more than 40 million people in the U.S. Who are currently dating online might seem impossible. But 25-year-old makeup artist Lauren seems to have corrected the code. I was receiving 35 messages a day. Reporter: Deemed the most messaged person on ok cupid she chronicles her woes and wins in "Popular." I still don't get texts returned but I get a lot asking how do I get more messages. Reporter: She's revealing her tried and true formula for the most eye-catching pictures. Tip one, use a selfie. Lighting is everything when you're taking a selfie. The best angle is a little above your eyeline and make sure you're looking into the camera. Tip number two, post a photo that can start a conversation. Not only do I have a picture wearing a hockey Jersey but I write it in my interests so a lot of guys can relate to that. Reporter: For tip three, her secret weapon, a dating app called the grade which she is a paid spokesperson for actually rates your photos. As you set a photo as your main picture, it will gather actual data that shows you what the response rate is for that photo. Reporter: But above all when it comes to love online this pro says stay Tu to yourself. You should just go in being you and just don't take it too seriously. Reporter: For "Good morning America," kayna Whitworth, ABC news, Los Angeles.

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