Over the last 2.5 days, Markus, the racist, woman hating creator of this horrific scam of a site, has kicked me off the site for no reason.I have been cursed at by men, I've been harassed by men, I've received filthy messages from me.
Finding love is not about handing over a monthly fee to a dating site that only cares about making sure you stay another month to pay them again." ~2007 from With one of the fastest sign ups possible (most questions can be deferred for later), Plenty of Fish offers most of its features at no cost to the user whatsoever, including instant messaging, smiles, compatibility testing and matching, general dating and geographic forums and a hot or not photo rating system. It doesn't take a browsing single long to run across a profile that proudly exclaims, "Just here for the forums!
Users can also see who have looked at their profile (although now for a fee as of December 2010), ban certain types of users from contacting them (such as from certain regions of the world or people only looking for sex), and add people to their personal favorites list. " Ranging in topic from dealing with a broken heart to non-dating related debates, the forums are an excellent way of 'meeting' people virtually.
If the statistics are true, most singles in North America under the age of 40 have, at some point, used the sute to meet someone, and thus the company's biggest draw.
Keep on reading for more details about the site, and whether or not you should join.
It's free, which is great, but I find there are a lot of losers on here. There are many reasons for people doing that very thing, safety , anonymity, or living out a fantasy. As of yesterday i made changes to the site that anyone sending a message to a user for the first time that doesn't have intimate enounter selected will have thier email automatically deleted if it contains sexual thought i'd put my 2 cents in and say thanks to allyou the pofer's for makeing this a wonderful place to be you guys make me feel welcome and remember POF wouldn't be what it is with out all you out there making everyone feel welcome.