For instance, xstumbl , also founded in December , had about 45, global visits in April, per SimilarWeb—down from its peak of about , in January. Many posters are amateurs with just a handful of followers, offering free content that is sometimes adorably awkward. Natural selection has weeded out many of them, such as the flopped Cumblr. Pillowfort has about 47, members, but its slow growth is deliberate. But at least three other sites appear to be blooming. The ban prohibited not just hardcore porn, but even the humble female nipple.
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Abramson says that newTumbl has about a dozen ideas for raising revenue, which will start emerging in Q4. Pillowfort held a second Kickstarter in August , but really took off with the Tumblr NSFW ban because of its liberal content policies. We will also re-enable promoted posts and we will be adding more options. They can also search on anything—really, anything—that catches their fancy to find other blogs or posts.