The POF (Plenty of fish, something like sea full of fish, in free translation) is a dating site for people looking for casual or serious dating. The application chooses partners from the data provided at the time of registration. Upon entering the POF, the platform offers different methods of finding the ideal match, such as affinity level or selection method.
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The social network has 150 million members, which enables a wide range of possible meetings. In addition, its structure allows you to find partners with similar interests and quickly start a conversation. The social network is available in web site format and Android or iPhone (iOS) mobile app. See the tutorial below on how to sign up and find people on Plenty of Fish on your computer.
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Step 1. Open POF on PC and click "Register".
Illustrative image of the registration button on the desktop version of the POF platform Photo: Reproduo / Giulia Arajo
Step 2. Enter the information required by the system and click "Continue".
Illustrative image of the registration process on the desktop version of the POF platform Photo: Reproduo / Giulia Arajo
Step 3. Fill out the form according to your preferences (all fields are required) and click on "Full Profile".
Fill out the POF profile with your preferences and at the bottom of the page click on "Full Profile" Photo: Reproduction / TechTudo
Step 4. Insert a computer profile photo or connect your Facebook profile to use the social network photo. Finish the registration by clicking on "Full Profile."
For your POF profile photo, choose whether you want to upload a computer or Facebook image. Photo: Playback / TechTudo
After completing the registration or login, the interface presents the tools available to meet users.
Step 1. By clicking on the Dating option on the main page, POF will display people that the system has chosen for you.
Image of the home page displays the tool on the desktop version of the POF platform. Photo: Reproduction / Giulia Arajo
Step 2. Then answer if you want to meet the suitor by clicking the Yes, No, Maybe, or Super yes button, which lets the user know that you are interested in meeting him. To learn more about the person, click on "View Profile".
Image of the Encounter tool that allows you to quickly select potential partners on the desktop version of the POF platform Photo: Playback / Giulia Arajo
Step 3. On the POF homepage, you can find people who are online. Click on the user image if you are interested in that person.
Image of the home page on the desktop POF platform Photo: TechTudo / Giulia Arajo
Step 4. In the "Search" button, you can filter users by age, city, interests etc. to find the right match for you.
"Search" tab shows filters for advanced search Photo: Playback / TechTudo
Step 5. In the secondary menu, you can choose to see who has the most affinity with you, who responded to your messages, your sent messages, users who have just registered, people in your city, and the "Visitors" option you can know who saw your profile.
POF has options to find nearby people, new users or see who has visited your profile Photo: Reproduction / TechTudo
After choosing the partner, there are some options to show interest. The main possible options are message sending and flirting.
Step 1. Click on the "Say Hi" icon if you just want to flirt with the person without having to start the conversation.
How to Send a Message or Flirt on Desktop Version Photo: TechTudo / Giulia Arajo
Step 2. You can start a conversation by clicking "Send a Quick Message" or, if it is online, you can start a chat by clicking "Chat Now" – this button is at the bottom of the page.
In the applicant's profile, choose whether to send a message or chat now. Photo: Playback / TechTudo
If you find your ideal partner and would like to leave the dating site, visit the tutorial to learn more about deleting and deleting your POF account.