Dating at plentyoffish com
The site even made it into Lady Gaga’s Telephone music video!
Check out the computer screen of that police officer, she’s going dating…
The online dating giants the Match Group bought the company and added Plenty Of Fish to its portfolio of dating platforms, which include Match.com, OKCupid and Tinder.
Aesthetic and functional updates to the service have since been rumoured, and are said to be in the pipeline.
The site was founded in 1995 and led the online dating revolution.
Despite being founded at a time when straight and queer users were segregated into different dating platforms, the site is now open to all.
“We will tell you what you need in a relationship, where you screwed up (without knowing it) in past relationships and a customized action plan to make your next relationship successful” claims POF’s website.
Plenty Of Fish was an early adopter to online dating, launching in 2003 promising singletons there are plenty more fish in the sea.
The founder, Markus Frind, started up the company a few years after graduating with a diploma in Computer Systems Technology from the British Columbia Institute of Technology, Canada.
He told Business Insider that his initial motivation for starting an online dating site was “as a way to improve my résumé.” The company started out as a one-man band, before slowly growing.
) All important things to know about a potential date, of course.
Although, it might be an idea to take those results with a pinch of salt.The owners of POF, the Match Group, don’t do too badly when it comes to queer users on their other platforms though.