Announcements

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Got Consent? T-Shirts – 25% of Royalties Donated to NoMore.org

Hello, There has been a lot of talk regarding domestic violence and sexual assault over the past year, largely thanks to the #metoo social media movement. We know that far too many of us who participate in the Cuff-Link Community have had experiences with this sort of thing. We’ve been looking for a decent charity or organization that encompasses outreach, education, and both men and women — sexual assault and domestic violence are not constrained to […]

Cuff-Link is Going TLS-Only

Consent. Privacy. Security. These are the three things that help us ensure safety and minimal risk for everyone who uses Cuff-Link. We cannot properly do this while allowing people to connect to the network with insecure [unencrypted] connections. After several months of mulling it over, the decision has been made to go TLS-only [aka SSL-only] by February 1, 2018. This gives us 3 months to assist people with updating their clients to the correct ports […]

“Entry is Consent” Channels — Acceptable Use

For a long time, “Entry is consent” was used in channel topics and entry messages when a person joined. Submissives agreed to any form of use by dominants upon entry. Dominants agreed to be ‘broken’ upon entry. Consenting to hypnosis for various things upon entry. Any variation on the above and other obscure instances we’ve come across. Because Cuff-Link is pro-consent, and the idea of consent is tantamount in most of our decisions regarding what […]

Cuff-Link Staff Q&A and a Couple of Polls

It’s been a while since we’ve done a staff Q&A for the benefit of the users, but we figured it’s time again. Among answering whatever questions you want, any subject allowed, we are tossing around ideas to implement a couple of features as well, so we’d like to use the announcement of a Q&A session in #cuff-link to also get your input and views on whether we should bother with the new features. But first! […]

Cuff-Link Channel Bios

A suggestion was made during our last Q&A session with the staff by rowenne to put up channel bios on the website so people can come and have a more in-depth look to see what a room is about on Cuff-Link. We said that we would implement this feature for channels as soon as possible, and after going over the details, we’re rolling out this feature. If you’d like to have a post here on […]