Enough fish dating
Then I asked myself, maybe these women are just shallow and only go for looks.
So I created another account and to my surprise I was right.
I messaged a few of the same people who I messaged on my other account to see if they'd actually reply and they did.
More than half of the women replied back just because they preferred looks over personality.
This is not a modern day version of love at first sight (of your profile pic) – it’s a sign that they’re a bit of a creep.
You might be thinking that there's a chance you have a real connection.
I've used POF many times over the years and I've learned many things about the site.
When I first started using the site I wasn't getting very many messages and I didn't know why. I had pictures I had an interesting bio and I even made the first impression most of the time but still no one would reply back.
When this pickup line plopped into my Ok Cupid inbox, swoon I did not.
At a certain age, the dating pool dries up into isolated puddles.
People become increasingly settled into relationships and families, and you find yourself searching for new and different waters.
If it wasn’t for online dating, most of my generation would be single.
Tinder, OKCupid, Plenty of Fish are all standard apps you'd expect to see on a single person’s smartphone. Now, having your own ‘oh, we met on the internet’ story is just as romantic as meeting IRL (in real life).