We can never prevent all bad actors from attempting to abuse our platform, but we make it our highest priority to keep the community as safe as possible. There are no shortage of sites on the internet that feature adult content. GIF from Musical Bitch. We recognize Tumblr is also a place to speak freely about topics like art, sex positivity, your relationships, your sexuality, and your personal journey. Why are we doing this?
Some of that change began with fostering more constructive dialogue among our community members.
See, that’s what the app is perfect for.
We will leave it to them and focus our efforts on creating the most welcoming environment possible for our community. As Tumblr continues to grow and evolve, and our understanding of our impact on our world becomes clearer, we have a responsibility to consider that impact across different age groups, demographics, cultures, and mindsets. We also closely partner with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the Internet Watch Foundation, two invaluable organizations at the forefront of protecting our children from abuse, and through these partnerships we report violations of this policy to law enforcement authorities. We spent considerable time weighing the pros and cons of expression in the community that includes adult content. Since its founding inTumblr has always been a place for wide open, creative self-expression at the heart of community and culture.