The site claims an impressive three million users are active every day and make the impressive statement that you know at least one person who found someone on POF.The site is free to use, meaning people don't have to part with any money to start finding their matches. Still, I remained gun-shy—thanks to overexposure to online dating’s downside. After all, according to marketresearch.com, the dating services business is now a .1 billion industry in the U. alone, with niche websites gobbling up ever-larger slices of that pie.Originally established in 2003 by founder Markus Frind, he managed to gain ten million users while running the site from his bedroom.Today the dating site is available in five different languages reportedly have an impressive 55,000 new sign-ups a day.When a new user signs up to the site, they are asked for their basic information as well as a picture of themselves.The site then offers a lengthy, if not entertaining, chemistry test, where users answer a series of questions to establish their character.
There have been several cases where people have used Plenty of Fish to meet people in order to carry out criminal acts. He gave her the once-over, and just as she raised her hand to wave, the car sped away. Stunning tales of similarly dehumanizing behaviors abounded, and it also became clear that pretty much everyone was lying on their online profiles, often underreporting their age and weight. A car pulled up close and slowed down; she thought she recognized the driver as her date.One of his previous victims had been threatened with a crowbar, headbutted and stripped of her clothing whilst another was punched in the stomach and grabbed until she almost fainted.Rob Kardashian packed a suitcase and moved in with Blac Chyna ... but we're told it has definitely upset the Kardashian brood.