How to Change Location on POF

On any online dating apps, the location is a main search criteria for any online dating app. Sure, the users will limit if we can for any reason. In fact, many people really do not have many times to drive for hours for a date. So, limiting users’ distance is a reasonable thing on POF.

Well, if you have moved to a new location on a permanent basis or even taken an extended trip and still actively access POF apps, it’s better for you to change your location to ease other POF users find your exact location. Of course, changing your location, it cannot be separated from your  city, zip code, state or even country.

Well, in this post, we will guide you how to change your location including country, states, city and also zip code.

Changing City, State and Zip Code on POF, Here’s How!

Updating your location is such an important thing that you should do as POF will use your current location when matching your with other people. The postal code here is also depending on where you are now. Of course, it’s the primary piece of your location information that the POF uses.

Need to know, the location really controls who you see on POF app. It will be fine if you live in a large metropolitan area due to there will be hundreds of hopefuls for you to choose. Otherwise, if you live somewhere in a rural area, you will be up against the same problem. Let’s follow the steps below to change your location on POF!

Changing City, State and Zip Code on POF

  • You firstly need to log into your POF account by entering your username and password. If you use POF app, you just simply open POF app and  enter your username/email and password. While, if you use desktop, you can open your browser and visit POF site and then enter your username/email and password.
  • Once you log in, either on app or site will take you to the homepage.
  • Then, click on the Edit Profile button in the upper right corner.
  • On the Edit Profile page under Basics option, you can see an overview of your basic profile info. If you are accessing POF on app, you need to scroll down until you find the location info section. If you are accessing POF on site, the location info is located in the top right corner. Of course, it will include City, State and ZIP code.
  • After you find it, you can then make changes you want.
  • Last, you can click on Update Profile button.

Congratulations! You already change your location.

Changing Your Country on POF, Here’s How!

Aside from changing city, state and also zip code, if you have moved to a new country, you should change your country too. The most procedure to change your country is largely the same as the previous way to change your city, state and zip code. so, here’s how to change your country on POF!

Changing Your Country on POF

  • You firstly need to log into your POF account by entering your username and password. If you use POF app, you just simply open POF app and  enter your username/email and password. While, if you use desktop, you can open your browser and visist POF site and then enter your username/email and password.
  • Once you log in, either on app or site will take you to the homepage.
  • Then, click on the Edit Profile button in the upper right corner.
  • On the Edit Profile page , you can then change the city, state (If your new country has states or province) and also zip code (Postal code if you are in Canada and other countries)
  • Afterwards, you also need to scroll down to the bottom of the Edit Profile page.
  • Here, you have to choose the country you are in.
  • Last, you can click on Update Profile button.

That’s it! Changing your new country on POF is pretty easy, isn’t it?

To note, your POF profile will not update automatically if you don’t click on the Update Profile button, meaning your location information will not change. So, make sure that you already click on Update Profile to make your location change.

Why Should You Change Location on POF?

Of course, there are plenty of reasons why you should change location on POF when you have moved to a new location. Here are they:

    • Easily finding partner in your new area

If you frequently travel and want to meet new people in the new city you are in, of course, changing your new location is a must. However, it’s such an easy way to find a perfect match in your new area. It’s also totally the same for you if you move to a new city. We think that you want to find all potential dates who live around you.

    • Security reason

You may already know that security is a big issue in online dating apps both for men and women. Sure, there are a lot of scammers online and many people out there who seem to delight in causing havoc wherever they go.

Well, if you live somewhere small where people will know each other, of course, adding your location can be a security risk. Then, if you are married and cheat, this can get you found out. However, if you live in a small town and do not want people to find you until you are ready, sure, changing your location to a nearby town and city will make perfect sense.

    • As free-to-use app

We know that the POF app is free-to-use for basic membership. It means that anyone can join up with the minimum of effort including scammers, criminals and worse. Free-to-use apps really have a low barrier to entry. Even though the dating apps fee is often lamented,  however, it can protect you from most scammers but it cannot protect you from jerks. Of course, a premium subscription is better than harming yourself.

Well, those are some reasons why you should change your location if you have moved to a new city, state or even country.

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