The best thing about online dating is the fact that people who join these sites are typically looking for someone who shares mutual interests, goals, desires, etc. People are looking for compatibility, and not for a one night fling - like you find at a bar again, this is typically the case, not always. With that said, you still need to put thought into how you are going to connect with someone online.
So without further ado, let's jump right in. After filling out the basic demographic questions age, sex, location on the dating site that you chose, the next question usually is, "What is your handle? A handle or username is the name other members of the dating site will use as your "name".