The website allows visitors to view pornographic videos from a number of categories, including professional and amateur pornography.Users can take advantage of several features, including sharing videos on social media websites and liking or disliking them.
The site requires Russian users to provide their cellphone numbers or passports to log in.
Researcher Conrad Longmore claims that advertisements displayed by the sites were found to contain malware programs, which install harmful files on users' machines without their permission.
This was due to the issue of child internet safety.
The Huffington Post explains that in 2013, "CBS...refused to air a short commercial for adult-themed site Pornhub during the Super Bowl on Sunday....
Pornhub also launched a content curation website on 9 October 2013 called "Porn IQ", which uses an algorithm to create personalized video playlists for the viewer based on a number of factors, including their porn preferences, the time of day they're visiting the website, what part of the world they live in and the amount of time the viewer has to watch the video(s).