How to Create Plenty of Fish (POF) Dating Site Account


If there is one thing that is very good aside from providing entertainment and answers to your queries, it is swiftly connecting people from the same and different locations. Are you single? Looking for someone single to be with? But then you are just not cut out on how to go about meeting the right person or where even to start looking. Or you are just too shy to walk up to someone or maybe too busy to come outside when they are out. Then perhaps you should try dating websites. Plenty of Fish (POF) is a dating website among the top dogs for dating matchmaking service providers. So if you are ready, you can create your account and leverage the connectivity power of the internet to start meeting single guys or ladies. Here is a step-by-step walkthrough on how you can create an account on the Plenty of Fish dating website.


About POF

Formerly known as Plenty of Fish when it was launched in 2003, POF is an online dating website providing matchmaking services for its users. It has been in the game for a long time now and boasts of over 90 million users worldwide, though it is available in selected countries.

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Plenty of Fish incorporates multiple dating service matchmaking methods to provide that perfect match for its users. Aside from using questionnaire services to determine what a user is looking for, it also uses data from profile searches and users’ locations for its matchmaking. So, with a POF account, you have a variety of matchmaking services to work with and get what you want.

You can create a POF account absolutely for free and enjoy features like getting matches, sending and receiving messages, and many other features. An ad-free experience, the ability to stand out in searches, and viewing extended profiles of other users are features available to only premium users. So, POF, in all justification, is a free dating service.

By using the POF services, you will be able to connect and chat for free with single persons everywhere on both national and international levels. Also, come closer, let me let you in on a secret; you can also connect to singles even if you are in a relationship already. That been said, I would like to add that Plenty of Fish is not just a platform to meet people you want to date. It is a platform for creating connections and you can leverage and use that in many ways to benefit you, like promote your business and connect with people that share similar ideas with you. Not everything is about dating, you know.

Creating a Plenty of Fish Account

Creating a Plenty of Fish account requires you to have internet access.


  • First thing first, open your desired browser on desktop or your mobile device.
  • Open the POF website in your browser. Be aware that you might not be able to access this website based on your location if your location is not among the supported ones.
  • On the home page that opens, click on Register to begin the sign-up process. You can find this button at the top right corner of the page. Or you can click the Register Now button in the website’s intro header, just below the write-up, ”Dating for grown-ups.”Alternatively, another way of accessing the registration page is through the drop-down menu on the home page. Click on the menu button, and from the drop-down options, click on Register located at the top right corner of the drop-down menu. Whatever way you choose to proceed through, you will end up on the sign-up page.Img 20210918 005040
  • On the sign-up page, you will see “Ready to dive in?” boldly written. Enter your first name in the bar provided for first just below this and click on Sign up to set up your account.Screenshot 2021 09 18 00 53 01 12
  • On the account page’s next page, you should see a welcome message with the first name you just entered. Fill in your username, your email, and password in the spaces provided and click on Next. You will have to enter your password and email address twice to ensure they are correct and there is no typo error. If both entries do not match, you will not be able to proceed to the next page.Img 20210918 005500
  • Next is the account details page. Enter your country, city, postal code/ZIP, gender, and other details of your account in the spaces provided. Before clicking on continue, click on the check box above it if you do not wish to receive marketing information about POF products and services; otherwise, leave it like that and proceed to click continue.Screenshot 2021 09 18 00 58 04 88
  • Proceed with other steps till the end.

After you finish your account registration, you will end up on a questionnaire form. Here you will be asked some questions to determine what you are looking for in a partner. Provide answers to all the questions, and then click on create my profile now.

Remember your username and password as it will be required to log in to your account on the website. Login to your account and proceed to use your POF account to connect with the world. Good luck.


Creating a POF account on Mobile App

If you want to set up your Plenty of Fish account on your mobile app, you should have the mobile app already installed on your device. If you have not done that yet, proceed to download the POF dating app from your device apps store. To do this, open the app store on your device (PlayStore for android and iOS Store for iOS users) and type in “Plenty of fish dating app” in the search bar. Download and install.

After installing, open the app, enter your first name and proceed with the sign-up processes as outlined above.

POF Premium

POF generates parts of its revenue through advertising on free accounts. After creating your POF account, you will be, by default, on free membership status. To enjoy premium membership status, you have to upgrade. Using a premium account, you can see whether a message you sent has been read and also if it is deleted. You get to enjoy an ad-free experience with other benefits available to premium users.