OnlyFans on Wednesday introduced it was making a tough flip and wouldn’t ban pornography on the positioning.
Beforehand, the content material subscription service mentioned that beginning in October, it should not permit “sexually express conduct” on the platform, a transfer made on the behest of banking companions and cost suppliers.
Nonetheless, in a message posted to social media on Wednesday OnlyFans mentioned the deliberate ban had been dropped.
“Thanks to everybody for making your voices heard,” the message started. “Now we have secured assurances essential to help our numerous creator group and have suspended the deliberate October 1 coverage change. OnlyFans stands for inclusion and we’ll proceed to offer a house for all creators.”
The location had been closely criticized by customers for the proposed change. OnlyFans, based in 2016, is most well-known for that includes grownup content material and was praised as a protected house for intercourse staff.
Late evening hosts additionally mocked the choice.
“They know that followers of OnlyFans are solely followers of 1 factor, proper?” joked Late Present’s Stephen Colbert beforehand. He additionally mocked the choice for the corporate to bow to stress from banks.
“Evidently, pornography doesn’t reside as much as the excessive ethical requirements of funding bankers — except it’s them fucking the economic system,” Colbert quipped. “However I do have excellent news for the OnlyFans followers on the market. There may be one other place to search out sexually express materials on the web — it’s referred to as the web.”