If you have a temporary lapse of brain activity there is a convenient list of date ideas (zoo, comedy show, etc) right next to the send button to help you get to that first date.
The sites allows members to instant message each other as well as send virtual gifts, although the gifts cost points that mainly only paid members will have enough of.
Most profiles have at least two pictures, the basic form info, and a few lines of text that normally go along the lines of “I'm a nice guy, I don't know what to write here really so I'll just say something hopefully humorous for the next sentence or two.” The form information includes children (wants/has), smoking, zodiac sign, age, religion, drug use, if they have a car, profession, drinking, marital status, and education.
All your personal information can be private and anonymous.
The website’s forums are active with conversations on several topics about pof dating.
The inbox is pretty self explanatory, although it does have an extensive list of options for the types of people you would like to ban from contacting you.
You are allowed to send and receive in-site emails with a free account.
The crowd is for the most part friendly, honest, open, and talkative.
It might be an effective way of meeting people without the pressure if you don't mind getting caught in the distance relationship trap, as it's unlikely that you will find a significant amount of people in the forums from your location.
It has its strongest following in Canada and the U.
S, but is growing in the UK and other parts of Europe.
on there (not just registered) is likely to be around 7.0 million.