Free dating sites like plenty of fish
In fact, the changes appear to take effect immediately.When you first login, you’re served a deceptively simple page: My profile page was the central point of interest in the beginning.Many parts of the site were built to get you connected to others – fast. When I first saw this, I was thinking something like Hot or Not (remember that one? What I found was that I was simply clicking “No” numerous times not knowing exactly what the impact of the actions were.After a few days it was clear that clicking on “No” did nothing (but possibly changing a background algorithm), clicking on “Yes” would send a notification message to that user, and “Maybe” – that was not clear what the effect would be.I tend to have an opinion about dating sites that would be best served in another blog post.Needless to say, if I had met a women, that would be great – but it was not my core motivator.You can tell which users are currently available, which ones are willing to chat and even get a list of users that have “Viewed” you.This is the most information about others I have ever seen on a dating site (admittedly, it’s been years since the last time).
You could send a full long-form message to a user – but there was also this small, “Quick Message” box there starting at you waiting for you not to form a full sentence.
When receiving notification messages, the email subject line is cleverly crafted as to not mention Plenty of Fish or POF.