Coffee Meets Bagel Profile Template, Bios, Prompts, Questions; CMB Dating Profile Tips, Examples

Coffee Meets Bagel is the app that focuses on relationship crowds but that doesn’t mean people on the app are honest nor that they can’t change their mind.

Below are the questions, prompts, bio fields and preferences in the profile and other profile requirements for Coffee Meets Bagel.

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Coffee Meets Bagel Profile, Coffee Meets Bagel Profile Questions

Below are the items users can answer or fill out in their profile. These are the items people typically filter by when inputting preferences. Leaving out answers can filter you out prematurely.

Age – Free-form field

Current City – Where you live

Ethnicity – Asian, Arab, Black/African descent, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Pacific Islander, South Asian, White/Caucasian, Other

Height – Free-form field

Religion – Drop-down menu

Occupation – Free-form field

Employer – Free-form field

School – Free-form field

Degree – Free-form field

Relationship Goals – Marriage, A Serious Relationship, Something Casual, Not Sure Yet, Prefer Not To Say

Family Plans – Wants Kids, Open To Kids, Doesn’t Want Kids, Undecided, Prefer Not To Say

Kids – Has Kids, Doesn’t Have Kids, Prefer Not To Say

Exercise – Daily, Often, Sometimes, Never, Prefer Not To Say

Smoking – Often, Sometimes, Never, Prefer Not To Say

Covid Vaccine – Fully Vaccinated, Waiting On Additional Dose, Planning To Get Vaccinated, Not Getting Vaccinated, Prefer Not To Say

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Dating Profile Critique, Review Services

App Choice, Photo Critique (Order, Captions), Bios, Prompts; Wardrobe, Hobbies, Grooming  Recommendations, Body Language, Facial Expressions, Lifestyle Choices (Men & Women).

Coffee Meets Bagel Prompts, Questions List – How Do I Write A CMB Prompt? 

Coffee Meets Bagel allows people to use up to 5 prompts, questions in their profile from which users can select.

Prompts should cover who you are, how you spend your time and what you seek. They should be specific, detailed and thoughtful. For tips on how to write a profile, read this.

I am, I like, Favorite weird food combo, I appreciate when my date, My ideal date, What terrifies you are just a few prompts. Entire list below.

Coffee Meets Bagel Photos – How Many Photos Can You Have On CMB?

Up to 9 photos are allowed on the app, 4 is my recommended minimum, with 6 being ideal. One should not add photos to fill up slots for the sake of it as you will be judged by your worst photos.


Coffee Meets Bagel Photo Captions

CMB allows users to caption photos with up to 140 characters. Use them wisely to add context, detail, mood, nostalgia and more.


Coffee Meets Bagel Icebreakers – Let’s Break The Ice

These are free-form fields but suggestions include where you volunteer, celebrity look-alike, I can build an Ikea bookshelf in < an hour.

These are humblebrags, self-deprecating humor intros and random facts.


Coffee Meets Bagel Preferences, Deal-breakers

CMB has preferences for which users can set preferences for.

Free Filters: Age, Gender, Height, Max Distance, Ethnicity, Religion

Premium (Paid Filters): Relationship Goals, Family Plans, Kids, Smoking, Exercise


Coffee Meets Bagel Interests – Interests Badges CMB

Coffee Meets Bagel allows users to select up to 8 interests to add to a profile. More on interests to add to a dating profile here.


About Eddie Hernandez

Eddie is a dating coach for men & women in San Francisco (clients in NYC, LA, Chicago, & beyond ), as seen in the NYT & Bumble). He helps w/ profiles, photos, wardrobe, messaging, date ideas, red flags, lifestyle choices, hobbies, grooming/hygiene, communication, social skills & offline efforts.