Obviously, completely destroying these sections would cause lots of problems for the site. That service is used primarily for hosting content and sharing it in other places, though we do make it easy to see all of that content in one place on Imgur if you seek it out," Masek said. Much of that community got very pissed off earlier this week, because Imgur began to more aggressively moderate and delete what it deemed to be NSFW or inappropriate comments. Masek said the site is "entirely self-policing" and that the company is only deleting content that is flagged by users. The company also just launched an Android app that's as much focused on uploading pictures to the site as it is on exploring them. Apple is notoriously protective of its app store, and it makes sense that an overabundance of NSFW content on an Imgur app home page could be the holdup. Imgur's burgeoning photo-sharing community is tearing itself apart over a crackdown on not-safe-for-work content.
Alanna. Age: 31.
Its iPhone counterpart is currently in Apple review hell, which may be one of the reasons why the company is quickly trying to clean up its front page without deleting thousands millions?
Ciara. Age: 31.
Imgur Is Cracking Down on NSFW Content Because it Wants to Be Instagram
Imgur was unceremoniously founded in by one guy, Alan Schaaf. Imgur quickly scrambled to explain the changes to its users. Much of the site's front page at the moment are various memes and protest photos referencing the crackdown, and Sarah Schaaf, Imgur's community manager and Alan's sister received death threats as a result.