The Discord platform, which was born in 2015 as a platform for gamers, has grown over the past year, due to the pandemic, as have other lesser-known apps until present such as Zoom. Thanks to this growth, Discord has also become a kind of social network full of communities.
The associated growth has consequences, as it usually does. In this sense, Discord sees how many communities of adults are created
This restriction does not affect your website or the desktop application. But, the most curious of all is that it also does not affect android users, so it seems that this limitation is sponsored by Apple. This isn’t the first time Apple has forced a company to eliminate certain types of adult content, and everything seems to indicate it won’t be the last.
However, it’s likely that even though Apple isn’t the reason, it has something to do with it. March 22, Discord update of age from 12 to 17 at the request of AppleDue to the ease of access to these types of communities, the Cupertino-based company required that the age classification be reflected.
Discord says that your plat form is suitable for children
This platform requires community owners to apply the NSFW label on channels with adult content if you only focus on that type of content or most of it. Currently, Discord claims to have over 100 million monthly active users, which has sparked interest from Microsoft, which is reportedly willing to pay up to $ 10 billion.