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As someone who works for a large tube site, you're entirely wrong. We pay a lot of money to people who upload content.



People who upload content and content producers have no necessary relationship. Paying uploaders is not a rebuttal to a charge that tube sites are dominated by piracy and don't pay content producers.


We only pay people we've confirmed are in the videos.

Your comment doesn't just apply to porn tubes but all tubes. Youtube has tons of pirated content, they take it down when reported, just like us.


Youtube has content-id which these other sites have no equivalent to.




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