Ironically, it's because of the 1996 Communications Decency Act.
Although the primary focus of the Act is to shield children from adult content on the Internet, Section 230 of the Act states that any "interactive computer service" is not a publisher of the content that third parties post, and thus is immune from lawsuits or prosecution based on the material its users post.
You can also get porn on your mobile without installation.
Until now, users could post free ads elsewhere on the site but were charged fees to promote in the adult section, which houses ads for escorts, strippers, and other erotic entertainers.
So what's the big deal about Backpage switching up its fee structure?
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