This type of distribution was generally free (apart from fees for Internet access), and provided a great deal of anonymity.The anonymity made it safe and easy to ignore copyright restrictions, as well as protecting the identity of uploaders and downloaders.At this time the internet was mainly an academic and military network and there was not widespread use of the internet.One of the early Gopher/FTP sites was at tudelft and was called the Digital Archive on the 17th Floor (List of websites founded before 1995). She has a great set of tits, a niceass, and a beautiful face!
These BBSes could charge users for access, leading to the first commercial online pornography.
When a user purchases a subscription to a commercial site after clicking through from a free thumbnail gallery site, the commercial site makes a payment to the owner of the free site.
There are several forms of sites delivering adult content. The most common form of adult content is a categorized list (more often it's a table) of small pictures (called "thumbnails") linked to galleries.
The availability of widespread public access to the World Wide Web in 1991 led to the growth of Internet pornography.
A 2015 study finds "a big jump" in pornography viewing over the past few decades, with the largest increase occurring between people born in the 1970s and those born in the 1980s.