Find user names on dating sites
On Plenty of Fish, you used to be able to search by POF username right from the top of the website and app.
That feature has since been hidden and then removed, unfortunately.
It's difficult to keep track of unique usernames for every website, even though current online privacy guidelines strongly suggest doing so.
It's simply easier for people to have one username for the sites and services they use on the web.
Lilywater (@errorinn) December 22, 2017 Others users have already unsubscribed from the website entirely.
“I deleted my account when they made that change,” says former OKC user Kat Stark, 44.
Apparently there’s a big pet friendly following with 888,124 people using the words “cat” or “cats” in their names, and 138,246 people using the word “dog.” Other names like “sexy” appeared in 221,229 usernames; “lover” came up in 157,553 and the word “horney” showed up in 16,411.
Anyone on Ok Cupid can track me down from my profile alone,” says Ontario, Canada-based user Erinn Atwater, 29, who has been active on the dating site for several years.
It is still possible to search by POF username, though, with this hack: Simply open this link and type in the username you’re looking for. Photofeeler tells you how you’re coming across in pics — if you look attractive, smart, trustworthy, fun, confident, and more.
Ok Cupid wants people to get real about finding love.
The dating website announced it will no longer allow playful and wacky usernames like “AFunny Sassy Girl,” “Superlonelyman” or “Doritoprincess Xo” to be used on its site, instead requiring subscribers to use real names.
“Ahead of the new year, we’re removing Ok Cupid usernames.