But POF knows that some people will fork over money for basically nothing; they'd be dumb not to take advantage of this human trait.That's why POF does offer an upgraded version for between .78 and .90 a month.You get some enhancements: featured on "Meet Me" up on the top of the page when you meet search criteria, the ability to use themes in your profile; send free gifts in messages; see if your ads were read or deleted, and post up to 16 pictures (which we highly suggest you do not, lest you look some some narcissistic crazy person). The better dating sites have sophisticated algorithms that try to match up compatible people. You're out there on your own, trolling by age, zip code, ethnicity, eye color.
It has something to do with the quality of the people you will find on POF.
And no, we're not talking race, religion, or gender.
Let's just say that you'll find a few bottom-dwellers. Does your life have an absence of men taking pictures of their ripped "washboard" abs via smartphone in a mirror?
Where to begin with Plenty Of Fish online dating site?
From time to time we re-visit dating sites we reviewed earlier, to see if there are any substantial changes to report.
Not surprisingly, POF has largely remained the hotbed of shirtless bathroom selfies..spelling atrocities, and baby-mommas that we recall from our days as actual card-carrying members.
True Confession: The female half of The Dating Gurus joined the site as a brand new divorcee' after her best friend's 20 year old daughter (should have been the tip-off! The male half of The Dating Gurus first became aware of POF many years ago, while still married but not looking (really).
POF achieved a small measure of fame in Internet Marketing circles because the founder, Markus Frind, basically threw this site together over the course of a few weeks. Yet Frind flipped the switch and within a few months he was making ,000 a day.
Today, POF books over million a year in advertising revenue.