Retrieved February 8, Archived from the original on May 20, The suicide of a British teenager, Tallulah Wilson, raised the issue of suicide and self-harm promotion on Tumblr as Wilson was reported to have maintained a self-harm blog on the site. Social network analysis software Diaspora software Web 2. A user on the site is reported to have sent Wilson an image of a noose accompanied by the message: "here is your new necklace, try it on. In September , Tumblr changed how threads of comments on reblogged posts are displayed; rather than a nested view with indentations for each post, all reblogs are now shown in a flat view, and user avatars were also added. Tumblr stated that all images uploaded to the service are scanned against an industry database, but that a "routine audit" had revealed images that had not yet been added to the database.
Emmaline. Age: 23.
In , Tumblr began allowing companies to pay to promote their own posts to a larger audience.
Jaelynn. Age: 22.
Tumblr’s First Year Without Porn
In February , Tumblr banned blogs that promote or advocate suicide, self-harm and eating disorders pro-ana. As of August 12, , Tumblr hosts over million blogs. Retrieved November 20, The message urged users to harm themselves and criticized blogging in general. On December 3, , Tumblr announced that effective December 17, all images and videos depicting sex acts, and real-life images and videos depicting human genitalia or "female-presenting" nipples, would be banned from the service. Users may opt out, and the service stated that a revenue sharing program would be implemented at a later date. Exceptions are provided for illustrations or art that depict nudity, nudity related to "political or newsworthy speech", and depictions of "female-presenting" nipples in relation to medical events such as childbirth , breastfeeding , mastectomy and gender reassignment surgery.