One of theses features, Intimate Encounters (IE), was a subset of Plenty of Fish for those explicitly seeking sexual partners without having to shoulder the burden of a relationship.
Find out why people love (or hate) this online dating site, and share your own thoughts about the biggest free dating site in the world."I created because I was tired of seeing faceless corporate dating sites preying on singles.
In an August 2012 interview, Markus Frind stated that based on the millions of relationships and marriages Plenty Of Fish has created over the past several years, it is estimated that over one million babies have been born as a result of the website.
On May 20, 2013, Frind implemented several changes to the website with the stated goal of focusing on "meaningful relationships." Among these changes were the removal of the "intimate encounters" option.
Users then personalize their profiles with a headline, an essay description, and a list of interests.
An optional essay on first dates is also available.