Reviews dating website plenty fish
Still, POF costs nothing to use, and it offers highly detailed personality assessment test results that may help you better understand how you function within a relationship. The free, ad-supported online dating site (with a few premium add-ons) features awful design, intrusive ads, usability issues, and a certain class of clientele that were only good for a few chuckles.
Still, it's probably not reasonable to expect someone to describe themselves as boastful and offputting.These questions assess your personality via five tests—Chemistry, Needs, Psychological, Keeper, Sex—and use the data you feed it to help find a match.There are a set number of questions, unlike Ok Cupid.com's vast bank of queries, but they don't allow you to type in a statement to clarify a point (one of my favorite aspects of Ok Cupid's personality tests).POF Messaging was unduly time consuming, as users treated the messaging function as a chat box.Dozens of emails generally had to be exchanged before Kara was able to exchange numbers with POF users."Selfies" were in abundance, and about one out of every twenty profile pictures was that of a shirtless man snapping a photo of his flexed abs with his i Phone.It was also common for users to send the exact same message twice, which made Kara wonder if there was a glitch with the site or app.
Kara also noticed users frequently sent on-going messages without receiving a reply to the first, or third.
In general, this unsophisticated site seemed to have the correspondingly least-sophisticated users among the sites we tested.
Luckily, the site does have a Block User feature, to immediately cut communication with users if needed.
I noticed that I, a black man, was being served an unusually high number of ads asking if I wanted white women or needed help finding a white woman.
When I set my profile race to white, I was served mostly ads that wanted to know if I wanted Latinas or sugar mamas. POF's profiles provide lots of detailed information that you won't find on other dating sites.
You cannot, however, save your progress as you go, which means that you must complete a test in one sitting. User Profiles and Bad Web Design Even if you manage to endure answering a hundred questions in one sitting, you may become frustrated with Plenty of Fish's awful design.