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What's the right age for DeviantArt?


DeviantArt says

This is taken from DeviantArt’s own guidelines and is accurate as of March 2016.


Our panel says

Based on our independent panel surveyed in December 2015.


Children say

Based on 1808 votes from children and young people we asked in December 2015.


Parents say

Based on 186 votes from parents who have visited this site – you can vote too!

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Is content on DeviantArt suitable for 8 to 12 year olds?

59% of reviewers reported seeing content that might be unsuitable for children aged 8-12 on this site. Here are the types of inappropriate content that they reported:


High Risk

Violence and hatred

Medium Risk


Low Risk

Suicide and self-harm

Low Risk


Medium Risk

Parents reported sexual, violent and adult content on the site.

Children and young people reported sexual and violent content as their main concern over content

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