OnlyFans’ Porn Ban Is ‘Catalyst’ for Sex Workers to Move to Cryptocurrency

OnlyFans, the pay-per-view service once credited with revolutionizing the porn industry, is now set to ban « sexually explicit content. » In a statement on August 19 the company revealed the move was in order « to comply with the requests of our banking partners and payout providers. » While this news has caused outrage among the sex workers … Lire la suite

People Are Livid Over OnlyFans Screwing Sex Workers Who Made Them Rich

Yesterday, OnlyFans announced that the platform will begin prohibiting sexually explicit content on its site, starting in October. According to Bloomberg, creators will still be allowed to post nude photos and videos, so long as they meet OnlyFans’ new policy guidelines (whatever that means, it is still all very unclear). In short, the platform is … Lire la suite

OnlyFans Competitor Accuses Site of ‘Abandoning’ Sex Workers With New No-Sex Policy (Exclusive)TheWrap

OnlyFans announced Thursday that it’s banning sexually explicit content, earning rebukes from sex workers and competing platforms like JustFor.Fans, whose founder said OnlyFans is “abandoning” its NSFW users. “Effective 1 October, 2021, OnlyFans will prohibit the posting of any content containing sexually-explicit conduct. In order to ensure the long-term sustainability of the platform, and to … Lire la suite

Bill Maher Shames Sex Workers After OnlyFans Reversal

Last week, Bill Maher dedicated a portion of his Real Time monologue to the news that OnlyFans was banning porn—or as the company put it, “sexually explicit conduct.” The paid subscription service, which is dominated by sex workers who have seen their incomes rise dramatically during the pandemic, admitted that they reached the decision due … Lire la suite

Escorts, in-Person Sex Workers Explain How OnlyFans Changed Their Work

OnlyFans experienced a boom during the COVID-19 pandemic, changing the porn industry. Three in-person escorts told Insider that OnlyFans’ popularity changed their work as well. They said that demand to produce digital content for clients had increased. LoadingSomething is loading. When OnlyFans announced — and then reversed — its decision to ban hardcore porn on … Lire la suite

Escorts and in-person sex workers explain how OnlyFans has affected their work

Three sex workers told Insider that OnlyFans’ boom in popularity had changed their work. mediaphotos/Getty Images OnlyFans experienced a boom during the COVID-19 pandemic, changing the porn industry. Three in-person escorts told Insider that OnlyFans’ popularity changed their work as well. They said that demand to produce digital content for clients had increased. Visit Insider’s … Lire la suite

OnlyFans wants to find ‘solutions’ for sex workers after its stupid porn ban

One of the biggest tech news of last week was OnlyFans banning porn content. The video streaming platform said at that time it has taken this decision to “ensure the long-term sustainability.” As my colleague, Napier pointed out, this move is dumb. It comes in the wake of payment processors bullying the platform into banning … Lire la suite

Is OnlyFans Deleting Sex Workers’ Accounts?

Editor’s note: Adult-content creators interviewed in this piece have asked that we identify them by their performer names for their privacy and safety. Last March, Allie Awesome, an adult-content creator, woke up one Sunday morning to check her DMs on OnlyFans, only to realize she couldn’t log into her account. Launched in 2016, OnlyFans is … Lire la suite

Sex Workers on TikTok Are Kicked Off for Having an OnlyFans

The last TikTok Ally Hardesty posted on her page was a video of her and her friend doing a dance to the KaMillion remix of “Twerk For Me.” Although she is a sex worker who posts NSFW content on her OnlyFans, a subscription-based platform that allows influencers to monetize personal interactions with fans, she was … Lire la suite