The recent research shows that nowadays men and women alike feel more relaxed and secure about joining online dating sites and feel that they are a good way of getting to know someone really special. Today we’ll give you a glimpse at the most commonly quoted online dating pet hates. It turns out that both men and women are most turned off by profiles with no picture, with 17% and 14%, (respectively) choosing this as one of their online dating pet hates. Both also chose to relate to the other person’s interests after scanning their profile when messaging someone for the first time. Unsurprisingly, men are also much more prolific when it comes to sending messages than women, with 28% saying they had sent more than 15 messages in the last 6 months compared to 23% of women saying they’d sent 4-8.