For years, Reddit has been well known as the place where some Internet users post copyrighted and stolen content to other platforms. But in general, creators are not easily satisfied when they request the removal of such pirated content from Reddit. Among the sites most targeted by hackers, there is OnlyFans which is currently one of the most famous sites in the porn industry, and whose members complain that they are often ignored by Reddit.
Currently there are dozens subreddits specially put in place for content that has leaked or has been outright stolen on other platforms. Among the larger communities on Reddit, there is for example r / LEAKEDonlyfans which specializes in sharing content stolen from OnlyFans. In its deion, this community indicates that this is a placewhich allows those who cannot afford to view photos from OnlyFans. With this principle, this community has been able to accumulate nearly 100,000 subscribers.
It It might seem nice to be able to access paid OnlyFans media for free, however, this is the work of the creators. The latter are starting to turn to the law to enforce their rights.
Creators not happy
We can say that what is happening on Reddit does not please at all to those who offer content on OnlyFans. Alexa Pearl, for example, is one of the adult actresses who work on the platform. According to her, this is their livelihood, and while many are also doing other things besides OnlyFans, it is still a way of life.vre. She added that Reddit is the number one culprit when it comes to content theft, and she has been putting up with this for 4 years now.
According to reports, Pearl has made following removal requests the DMCA or Digital Millennium Copyright Act every week from Reddit. She also directly contacted the platform several times. The latter reportedly replied that anyone could post whatever they wanted as long as it wasn't child pornography or something like that.
Anyway, the week As of January 11, Reddit still decided to ban the r / LEAKEDonlyfans community due to excessive copyright infringements and in response to numerous valid DMCA removal requests.
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A way to earn money
Apart from sharing paid content for free, hackers also take advantage of Reddit communities to make money. For example, they post GIFs or short videos and comment out links while promising to show more. They are in fact means to make Internet users click by making them perform a series of small tasks.
In general, these methods are based on the same site which offers a means of being able to access the content by following the same process. This starts with downloading a Google Chrome extension, then continues with activating notifications in the browser and clicking on a list of articles. Thieves are known to get money every time they send someone to visit the site in question.
In any case, for creators working on OnlyFans, Reddit does not. madenot enough to enforce the rules, or acting too slowly. Sometimes it is even necessary to hire a lawyer if you want to get results.