Online dating site usernames
In an announcement titled "An Open Letter on Why We’re Removing Usernames, Addressed to the Worst Ones We’ve Ever Seen," the company explains the rationale behind the decision.
"It’s because, like the recent goodbye we said to AIM screen names, it’s time to keep up with the times.
Plenty of Fish (POF) is one of the top dating sites with millions of worldwide users.
From the past 20 years, POF is helping its users to find a match for friendship, dating, long distance relationships, meetups, etc.
It uses amazing algorithms to match and connect people from all races and religions.
It’s simple to register and create an account of POF dating site and starting seeking for partners.
While many online daters have chosen simple, straightforward usernames over the years (paging Country Boy123...) there are some who really added some, uh, flavor to their profiles. Well, it turns out the Match customer service team is equally amused by those crazy, raunchy, and sometimes inappropriate usernames.
You know what we mean—you probably screenshotted them and sent them to your friends because you couldn't believe someone would choose it. Here, we have a list of their 10 favorites (yes, all actual usernames!
But, you cannot afford to be complacent when choosing yours.Use the name, nickname, or initials you’d like your date to call you on Ok Cupid."The change, whatever it is, apparently won't take effect for everyone right away: The company will start rolling it out with a test group "ahead of the New Year" and then everyone else gets hit with it soon after.Ok Cupid suggests updating profiles ASAP with what you'd want other users to call you, whatever that may be.We want you, Big Daddy Flash916, to go by who you are, and not be hidden beneath another layer of mystique.Even if that mystique is crucial to you and your dating life, unicorn__jizz."We get it: It's a little less...'00s?