OnlyFans is a social media platform that has been greatly popularized for the unique and highly exclusive content its publishers produce on a daily basis. The individuals utilizing the website to monetize their media come from various parts of the world.
You can find high-quality, curated content from very famous celebrities, local influencers and various types of public figures. Musical artists, comedians, fitness trainers, chefs, social media personalities, TV show actors, and professional porn stars. Other kinds of adult performers, and more individuals who are just looking to get an extra stream of income.
While there are definitely a lot of content genres to go around, 75% of the total media submitted to the website are sexually explicit. These can range from lightly teasing the fans with wet t-shirt photos to full on sexual acts. It is completely up to the content creator how much they are comfortable sharing with their subscribers, and at what cost.
We can’t help but wonder if there are limits to such a liberal website. If so, what are we legally supposed to refrain from doing when it comes to sexting?
Yes, OnlyFans is completely legal in most countries. Some of the countries that welcome the website are:
As of this writing, South Africa is the only country that has officially banned the social media platform with speculations that China, Myanmar, and Switzerland are to follow suit eventually.
While the content-sharing platform is no stranger to wildly sexual content. There are still some restrictions and limitations that it legally adheres to for the safety of the general public. Some of these restrictions are:
Creating Accounts Below Minimum Age. The minimum age to be able to create an OnlyFans account, either as a subscriber or content creator, is at least 18 years old.
The minimum age also applies to anyone and everyone playing a role in the production! As OnlyFans is firmly against child exploitation. Thank God!
Violence. OnlyFans strongly condemns any content that encourages or depicts violence.
Fake Profiles. Fake profiles on OnlyFans are strictly prohibited as these violate the basic rights of the person being impersonated. A lot of negative motives can be behind the act. Trying to defame the person, blackmail them, or sell/leak their explicit content.
Copyrights Infringement. Similar to the above restriction, OnlyFans strictly prohibits selling other people’s content.
Disturbing Content. The following is not prohibited on Onlyfans.
As of this writing, there is no formal restriction against sexting. So long as both parties freely give consent to the exchange and any required dues are properly paid, sexting is legal on OnlyFans.
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