Plenty of Fish or POF is one of the first dating sites created in 2003 to be still popular today.
It has stood up to the times and its competitors like Tinder and others. It is a mixture of a dating site and a matchmaker service.
You can browse freely and search for other users who match the criteria you have established.
An Ultra Match matchmaking feature can create a Top 50 most compatible members for you.
A Top Prospects list also ranks other users you have interacted with based on their compatibility.
This will increase your chances of getting the right match. POF combines all the functionality of various dating sites and apps on the market today.
You can search for users by location and scroll through their profile photos.
You can also indicate with a cross or a checkmark if you would be willing to match them with you. POF can also inform you daily about your matches.
POF has stood times, has stood competition, and has made the name for itself among its millions of users. It is mainly because POF offers the following benefits:
- It has millions of users, being one of the largest platforms in the world.
- It is versatile and adapts to whatever you are looking for.
- It offers a competent and accessible price for most.
- Although it is specially designed for people looking for serious relationships, you can find almost anything.
- In POF you will find an option to search for people interested in a serious relationship, something more casual, or even if you are looking for someone to marry!
- Its entire interface is relatively simple, practical, and intuitive. For example, prospective prospect searches are highly personalized. That is, by allowing the user to delve into the details of their interests, they get much more filtered results.
- The profile of each user can be completed in great detail, thus favoring the chances of a successful appointment.
- The free subscription offers quite a few benefits, without the need to pay a single penny. The real fun is in the Premium plans where it is necessary to pay for the additional services. The most important of all is the increased chances of dating.
- POF Dating Site allows users with a free membership to search for matches by body type. This can really come in handy if you are not interested in meeting overweight women. But again, POF searches by the nickname, type of relationship sought, level of education, ethnic origin, location, and age.
- Whether you are an adult looking for a dating site for the 50+ age group or you are a young man looking for a great love story, POF is for you.
Create an account
If you are new to the POF login, then the first step for you is to create an account. For this, you need to:
- Click the link of POF official website.
- Enter your name and then click on the blue icon of the SIGN-UP button.
- The next step for you is to enter your username that you would like to use for POF, enter your email ID and password that you can remember. Then click on the NEXT button.
- The page will pop up which will ask for more information like your gender, DOB, country, Ethnicity, etc. Enter the correct information as you don’t want to give fake information about yourself right. It seems many people like to create a fake account, follow the advice, and don’t fill up the fake information if you really meet the ideal partner for yourself.
- The page may appear that need the CAPTCHA verification, do the process and click on CREATE MY PROFILE.
Log in to the account
After successful registration, you can easily log in to your POF account.
- Visit the link login page of POF website and enter the username that you have registered with and type your password that again you have used during the registration process.
- Then click on the LOG IN button, that’s it you are logged in to your account and ready to use its features.
Reset username and password
if you forgot the username and password to your POF account, not to worry. Follow the simple method mentioned below and you will be able to reset your username and password.
- Visit the link get password from your browser.
- You will be asked to enter the email ID that you have used during the registration process, and then click on SUBMIT Button.
- The link will be sent to your email, you have to click on the link and then reset your password.
- If you don’t receive the email, check on your SPAM folder as well.
- In case, you didn’t receive the email either in your Inbox or SPAM, then check if you have provided the right email address. If the email address is correct, and still you didn’t receive any email, then better that you Sign Up again.
- In the case where you forget your USERNAME, sign in with the Email Address instead that you have used for registration. Then enter your password and click Log In.
- Then go to MY PROFILE on the top right corner of the page.
- Now click on EDIT MY PROFILE, scroll down and click on USERNAME. Change your username and UPDATE.
Deactivate the POF account
If you have found your desired partner and no more wanted to be in the dating world, then you can delete your account permanently. Or the POF also provides you with the option of temporarily closing or deactivating your account in case you just wanted to be away from the dating world for a while. Both methods are mentioned below.
Delete account permanent
- In such a case, follow the method mentioned below:
- Visit the link delete account of pof account from your browser.
- Now login with your username and password and click on the SETTINGS.
- Now scroll down until you find the DELETE MY ACCOUNT option, click on it.
- The page will pop up which will ask you to enter all your information, and again enter your username and password.
- It will also ask you for the reason you want to close your account, your feedback, and so on. Click on the right option or reason and scroll down the page, then click on the DELETE ACCOUNT button.
Temporarily deactivating your account
Here deactivating means hiding your account so others cant see your profile. For this, you need to:
- Visit the link homepage from your browser and then log in to your account with your username and password.
- Now the next step will be to click on the CHECK MAIL button, from there you can easily find the EDIT MY PROFILE option. Click on it then you will be provided with multiple options.
- One of the option will be TO HIDE YOUR PROFILE FROM OTHERS, CLICK HERE, so click on it.
Note- before deleting your account, it would be wise for you to delete all your pictures and information. Also, you won’t be able to delete your account within the first 24 hr of the registration of your account.
POF is a free service however they also offer premium services with which you enjoy the additional features of the site and get the extra benefits. For this, you need to subscribe and pay additional charges. For 2 months subscription, you may need to pay $19.35 per month, for 4 months- $12.75 per month and for 8 months- $10.18 per month. You can pay by:
- All major credit cards including Visa, MasterCard, American Express
- Apple Pay / iTunes Subscription
- Google Play
|official website||official website|
|Culture at Plenty of Fish||Culture at Plenty of Fish|
|Company||Plenty of Fish|
|Industries||Information Technology and Services|
|Company size||51-200 employees|
|Headquarters||Vancouver, British Columbia|