As of October 2007, You Porn was the highest-ranked adult website according to Alexa, ranging in the top 35 globally visited sites.
In the same year, the site was adding 15 million new users each month.
This Web 2.0 (or Porn 2.0) site differs from many other pornographic websites in that it is completely free and ad-supported.
One journalist reported that in May 2007 it generated a monthly ad revenue of 0,000 and that it was owned by Stephen Paul Jones.
You Porn's own site reports that its owner is Midstream Media International N.
V., seated in Willemstad, the capital city of Curaçao, an island in the southern Caribbean Sea that forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In 2011, You Porn was purchased by the adult-entertainment and IT company Manwin, owners of other popular pornographic websites such as Pornhub and Spank Wire based in Luxembourg.
As of February 2013, it was the 83rd most popular website overall and the fifth most popular pornographic website.
In the category of pornographic websites, it was surpassed in the rankings by competitor sites x Hamster, XVideos, and Pornhub, as well as the adult webcam site Live Jasmin.
Concerns have also surfaced over the inability to verify the age of the persons depicted in the videos, the possibility of copyrighted videos being uploaded to the site, and the possibility of privacy violations when private sex tapes are uploaded without the consent of all involved parties.You Porn has been called "a good role model for the sexually naive", as many of its homemade videos depict amateur couples having ordinary sex (known as "Amateur"), as opposed to the often unreal scenarios of commercial porn.Several other websites now use a similar concept; some serve only videos in a specific category.Several other sites collect and index links to the videos hosted on these sites.You Porn is a free pornographic video sharing website and one of the 100 most accessed websites in the world.