Tumblr Says, 'Adult Content Will No Longer be Allowed Here'

Tumblr will permanently ban adult content from its platform on December 17 in a move that will eradicate porn-related communities on the platform and fundamentally alter how the service is used. The new policy’s announcement comes just days after Tumblr was removed from Apple’s iOS App Store over a child pornography incident, but it extends far beyond that matter alone.