NSFW blogs contain occasional nudity or mature/adult-oriented content NSFW and Adult Terms of Service by Tumblr (Ft. Yahoo!)

“NSFW” is a common Internet term for “Not Safe For Work.” This marks the content that will get you fired — from porn and nudity to drugs, violence, and the seedy underworld.

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Posts appear in mobile apps for your followers NSFW and Adult Terms of Service by Tumblr (Ft. Yahoo!)

Oh wait — now these pages will no longer appear in external, internal, or even Google searches?! How, then, do you get to them organically?

This is the core issue for “Adult” users — the community has been effectively stunted. With new membership almost impossible to produce, they are left only to attempt to grow members through sharing direct links. By not even allowing for a filtered search, Yahoo! is making a clear statement and backtracking from its earlier policy — NSFW is not welcome.

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There are a lot of people in our community who would rather not see this stuff and could even get in trouble if they did NSFW and Adult Terms of Service by Tumblr (Ft. Yahoo!)

While it is quite true that many would lose their jobs by visiting certain sites and content, few crack down as aggressively as this when solving the problem. Even sites know for their backyard adult content have easy, novel means of solving this issue that do not require ostracizing the users. Reddit flags adult posts with a clear “NSFW” warning, while 4chan pops up a warning when entering an unregulated board.

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For a refresher, please review our Terms of Service and Community Guidelines NSFW and Adult Terms of Service by Tumblr (Ft. Yahoo!)

The Terms of Service and Community Guidelines are, not surprisingly, silent on this change. Tumblr never updated them after the Yahoo! acquisition, leaving consideration for NSFW content to the community alone.

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Alice Cooper, Modern “Rock ’n Roll” Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

Alice is not at all wrong. There is a difference between rock and rock ‘n roll — both have a place.

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FILA, Hip-hop Mentions in History Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

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Governor Rick Snyder, Detroit Bankruptcy Statement Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

Facing reality is the best choice that Detroit could have made. With a clear financial outlook, the city can focus on growth rather than failure.

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Robert Zimmerman, Jr. - Media Statements Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

Zimmerman Jr. wasted no time in going to the press, a move that may have been meant to be honorable, but instead made him look like an attention seeker.

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Mayor Thomas Menino, Response to Rolling Stone Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

Menino’s letter was in great taste, not playing into Rolling Stone’s marketing, but highlighting the sacrifices of the city. Though Rolling Stone has the right to publish what they choose, they may take a financial hit for this one.

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News Genius Quotes of the Week, 07/19/2013 by News Genius (Ft. Gavin Matthews) 6

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