For the last few months this has been by far the question I’ve received most often from readers.
When to take down dating profile
POF allows users to hide their profile — go to “Edit profile” and click the “To hide your profile from others, click here” link in the menu.
Or you can permanently delete your accounts by filling out the necessary info on Go to settings; scroll down to “Account” to find the deactivation link.
But leaving around an unused online dating profile could cause unnecessary drama if, say, someone who knows you IRL comes across your profile and assumes you’re either: a.) cheating on your significant other, or b.) you’ve broken up.
Of course, there are varying levels of “still being on a dating app.” ” ‘Your girl or your man actually reached out to me on message’ — that’s one thing,” says Jozen Cummings, creator of the blog Until IGet
They like having women contacting them…even if they are rejecting all of them as it makes them feel desirable.