Story submission and rating depends on registration as a user, but this is also usually free.
Example sites include Literotica, True Dirty Stories The advent of amateur and self-produced pornography has given rise to civil suits and newly identified and defined criminal activity.
So called "revenge porn" gained awareness in the late 2000s in the press through initial lawsuits by victims who had images and video of them either nude or in intimate acts posted on the internet.
If the video or images in question are of individuals who are minors, including material created by the subject (ex.
These have enabled people to take private photos and then share the images almost instantly, without the need for expensive distribution, and this has resulted in an ever-growing variety and quantity of material.
Photo sharing sites such as Flickr and social networking sites such as My Space have also been used to share amateur pornographic photographs - usually nudes but also hardcore photos.
Text is much easier to disseminate than images and so from the early 1990s amateurs were contributing stories to usenet groups such as stories and also to online repositories.
However, with the rise of Web 2.0 ventures and amateur pornography, websites based upon the You Tube platform of user-generated content and video sharing have become highly popular.One highly publicized case was that of Kathy Willets and her husband Jeffrey 1991.Jeffrey was a deputy sheriff in Broward County, Florida who had recorded his "nymphomaniac" wife's sexual exploits with up to eight men a day.Unfortunately, he was charging up to 0 an hour and had also taped some significant local figures and so the two were arrested and charged with prostitution.Ellis Rubin acted as defense council and contended that Willets' nymphomania was caused by the use of Prozac.