There several things hiding your profile do but primarily it removes you from search results.

For all you know the people you are contacting aren’t even paying members. I’ve not seen any numbers on the exact count of members but I do know that as of June 2009, was getting close to 3.5 million visitors a month.

Okay, it’s time to have an open and frank discussion about the battle of the sexes and the dating game.

If you decide to try this be sure to follow the instructions on the sign up screen in the link above. Changing your primary photo is pretty simple although you will have to wait up to 24 hours for them to approve your new photo as your primary. Any photo that can be set as your primary photo should have a “make primary” button.

If you have other photos that can be made your primary photo just click the button and the process to change it should begin. If none of your other photos are marked as “make primary” your current photos are not seen as good candidates for your primary photo.

I suspect this had been changed at some point but it’s only a dollar more per month so I guess it isn’t a huge problem. One question had asked if a green profile meant the user was a subscriber.

As I described, green is actually the platinum account. Can I Hide My Profile but Still Quality for Guarantee? However, if you contact a non-payer then they will not be able to contact you back. Be sure to read all the rules as there are additional qualifications. If you are a paying subscriber to Match.com, you can contact anyone you want regardless of whether they pay or not.The problem with online dating is that you can’t see the person’s face when they’re telling you about themselves. I think it’s hard for guys to comprehend the world of online dating from a woman’s perspective. They then flippantly toss out all of those well thought out, carefully crafted messages from most of those poor schmucks, and then they log onto their Facebook accounts to complain to their girlfriends that there are no “good men” left in the world.You can’t watch as they smile, and that smile spreads up into their eyes and transforms their face into one of the most beautiful things you’ve ever seen – a thing that warms your heart and makes you realize you want to spend more time with the person. Unfortunately, the reality is nowhere near that fantasy.Anyone who is attempting to qualify for the 6-month guarantee has to sign up for this plan.