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The data is collected from the personality test during registration. It works just like text messaging where you can type free texts back and forth with other users.
Communication is unlimited, even if you only have a free membership.
One cool feature of communication in POF is that you can use your phone’s microphone to record a voice message and send to another user.
Usually, with online dating, you don’t get to hear another person’s voice until you are feeling comfortable enough with exchanging phone numbers, so this is a great way to get to know someone safely.
Plus, many members take it upon themselves to organize events and meet & greets for everyone to attend, and the place to find such events are in the forums.
Other unusual features include a list of "who loves me" (those who have added you to their favorites), a search for members by the University they previously attended, and the who you'll marry feature.
Some non-essential options now require payment to access, but the costs aren't expensive, nor do the features prohibit contacting other members.
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.
During registration, POF will ask about the activities you like doing, the friends you have, and your hobbies.
You can choose whether you are in for a casual dating only or a long-term relationship.