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CEA UPdate for January 09, 2008CEAUPDATE 010908CEA UPdate for January 09, 2008 by realitysquared
UPDATES FROM realitysquared : Harassment Issues; Drawing the Line
I'd like to start by explaining that here at deviantART we do take issues of stalking, harassment and abuse very seriously.
However, having stated that I also need to point out that not everything which is reported to staff as "harassment" is actually considered severe enough for us to do something about it.
In previous years staff would respond to all sorts of complaints concerning harassment, insults, and other abuses regardless of the severity; however as the site grew larger and the community more diverse this became counter-productive and time consuming as the issues which were reported to us gradually became more and more minor and in some cases downright ridiculously petty.
At this point in deviantART history, early in 2006, we introduced the tools for hiding comments and blocking other users from interacting on your personal account pages. It was also at this time