August 08, 2017: We've updated the tag changing UI under images. Let us know if you have feedback or experience problems.
August 07, 2017: Just hit the 600,000 picture mark; thanks everyone!
January 09, 2017: We've updated the image tagging interface to be slightly more intuitive. Tags that are highlighted red as you're changing image tags are the ones that are selected.
October 23, 2016: You can now use the new +1 option under an image to increase its score without cluttering your list of favorites. Read more
October 16, 2016: We've gotten rid of image ratings. Read more
September 30, 2016: 500,000 pictures! Thanks for nearly 8 awesome years.
September 17, 2016: PSA: You can now upload mp4 videos to the site without converting them to gifs first.
April 05, 2016: Welcome back! We had some technical difficulties. Anything you did on the site during the last ~12 hours it was up on Sunday April 3 has been lost; please re-upload/re-comment etc. Sorry!
January 01, 2016: We've added more support for HTML5 videos on mobile devices. If your mobile device can't play the gifs/videos on the site, let us know.
November 05, 2015: Due to the outage earlier today, some images that made it onto the site in the past day may be missing. If this happened to you, please reupload. Sorry for the inconvenience.
October 12, 2015: We've hit 400,000 pictures! Thanks to all users and contributors for nearly 7 years of GWM.
April 29, 2015: You can now send a message to all staff members at once from any one staff member's profile page. Use the "send to all staff" option.
You can use this to send a message to the staff when you're not sure who the best staff member is to answer your question.
December 18, 2014: We've increased the file size limit of gif uploads to 15 MB!
October 31, 2014: Animated gifs are now marked with below the thumbnail. You can also filter by gifs on the image index pages.
January 25, 2014: We have a new way for female members to verify their identity! Please see here for more information.
October 25, 2013: It is with sadness that I must announce that site moderator ptr passed away last week. He was a valued member of this community and will be missed.
February 24, 2013: As part of ongoing work on the voting queue, all votes on those images have been reset. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.
August 30, 2012: As you might have noticed, we had a bit of a server crash sometime earlier today. Everything is now back to normal, though we did lose all user accounts registered in the past 24 hours, as well as one picture. Sorry! If you lost your account, please re-register. If you notice any bugs or issues that might be related to the crash, please email: girlswithmuscle (at) gmail (dot) com .
July 11, 2012: The Google warning should be resolved now.
July 10, 2012: To anyone who's been getting a warning from Google that GWM is an "attack site": sorry about that. We believe it was caused by bad ads. We're working with Google and the ad providers to resolve this.
March 20, 2012: Due to the large number of uploads recently, there is now a limit of 100 uploads per user at any one time in the queue.
December 05, 2011: Congrats to eljaguarito, our newest mod!
January 08, 2011: Pictures from FitVids.co.uk are now allowed! The owner would like to upload some pictures with us.
December 26, 2010: Congrats to biffer, our newest mod!
December 16, 2010: Thank you SO much for your help in the massive cleanup effort! We couldn't have done it so fast without your help.
The pics are now open again.
December 07, 2010: Added a new tag: body comparison. Use it on pictures of two or more people comparing muscle, or on pictures with a muscular girl and less muscular other people.
November 26, 2010: We now have over 80,000 pictures!
November 04, 2010: Want to make a new banner for the site? You're in luck! Check out the banner design contest: Click Here
October 22, 2010: Congrats to our newest mods, morphndupes and tilly!
September 15, 2010: We now have more than 70,000 pictures!
September 05, 2010: New feature for members! View a slideshow of your favorites!
August 10, 2010: We are now on the more powerful server! We hope you will notice the difference.
August 09, 2010: We will be upgrading to a faster server within the next day or two. This will come with a short amount (but hopefully not too much) downtime.
August 04, 2010: Due to a problem with the uploads, I've had to delete all uploaded images from the past 5 hours. Sorry. The problem is now fixed, though.
August 04, 2010: We're back and on the new server! If you see any bugs, please report them in the forums.
August 03, 2010: GWM will be going down for maintenance shortly. Thanks for your patience.
August 01, 2010: If you are getting a 403 forbidden error any time you try to view a gallery page, try substituting index2.html for the part in the URL that is index.html.
This problem should be resolved within a week or so, sorry for the inconvenience.
July 15, 2010: Congrats to our newest moderator, BalancedCore!
July 11, 2010: The site now has over 60,000 pictures!
July 05, 2010: You can now help select next week's Girl of the Week! Click here.
June 18, 2010: Interactive story updated.
June 10, 2010: The chat and pictures are back.
May 17, 2010: Recently the images have been restricted to members only; please register if you want to see them. Remember that registration is free; this is simply an attempt to reduce the load on the server.
Also, if in the future any part of the site stops working unexpectedly (especially if it gives a 403 Forbidden error), it's most likely a server load issue, and will be addressed in a timely manner.
May 12, 2010: The search is back up, but it's been restricted to registered members only. If you haven't yet registered and want to keep using it, you should register below.
May 11, 2010: The search page is currently down. We are fixing it.
May 09, 2010: The problem with the images has been fixed.
May 08, 2010: We are aware of the problem with the images and are working on fixing it.
May 04, 2010: As of now there are exactly 50,000 pictures on the site. Thank you to everyone who has uploaded!
Also check out some site stats here, at the bottom of the page:
April 28, 2010: In case you didn't know about it, this is a fun feature:
Random Image Generator
There's a link to it at the top left of every gallery page.
April 23, 2010: Gene X Hwang has recently emailed us and asked to have his pictures removed. To help with this effort, please use the site's report feature to report any pictures with his watermark on them (which looks like this). Also, please refrain from uploading any more of his pictures. Thanks!
April 09, 2010: Image upload rules have been updated to be more specific.
April 03, 2010: Interactive story!
To be updated periodically based on the suggestions you write.
March 03, 2010: A few site updates:
- New feature: to see members who have similar favorites, go here.
- New feature: To change your username color, go here.
- There is now a "lift and carry" tag to use on pictures.
- Each picture's original filename (the name it had before being uploaded) is now visible below the picture.
February 13, 2010: We now have over 40,000 pics! (40,285 to be exact, at the time of this message.)
January 01, 2010: Access to individual image pages and to the forums is back. Sorry for the outage.
December 25, 2009: There are now over 30,000 pictures on the site! (31,243 to be exact)
December 06, 2009: Added a new "candid" tag that can be used on images. It comes after "teen" in the tag list. Use it on images that appear spontaneous and/or candidly taken (i.e., the opposite of glamour/modeling shots).
November 09, 2009: Website should be back to its full functionality. You can view images again.
November 09, 2009: Due to overloading the server, it is currently not possible to view individual images. Please have patience as the problem is fixed. Hopefully it will be done within a day. Meanwhile, other functions of the site remain operational. Thank you for your understanding.
October 29, 2009: There is now an ad near the top of each page to help cover hosting costs. If you have feedback about the ads, please post in this thread. The ads are currently experimental, so your feedback can make a difference!
October 28, 2009: There is now a new "forearms" tag you can use on pictures.
October 25, 2009: The chat is back.
October 25, 2009: Chat disabled due to technical problems. It will be back soon. Sorry.
October 24, 2009: Check out the new chat!
October 21, 2009: There are now over 20,000 pictures on the site!
October 11, 2009: Thanks to a new bug fix, a bunch of closed polls are on the page that were not visible before.
September 02, 2009: Comments can now be posted for polls.
September 01, 2009: The polls that have been submitted so far have been posted. You can vote on them at the polls page.
August 21, 2009: Registered members can now create polls to be answered by other visitors! If you are logged in, click here.
July 12, 2009: If you want to apply to become a moderator on this site, please visit this thread.
July 02, 2009: Welcome back!
May 29, 2009: The website feedback survey results are in the forums. To see/discuss them, go here:
May 22, 2009: There's now an image queue for uploaded pictures. This means updates can be smaller and more frequent; however, don't be surprised if you upload images and they don't appear in the next update or two.
May 21, 2009: New feature: members can now post messages on other members' profiles (click on someone's name to get to their profile).
May 20, 2009: Posted a feedback survey; link is above.
May 19, 2009: There's now a new notification system for members. If someone comments on an image you've already commented on or favorites or comments on an image you posted, you will get notified here.
April 28, 2009: With the latest update, there are more than 10,000 pictures on the site (10,150 to be exact). Big thanks to everyone who has contributed so far, and keep it up!
April 21, 2009: Enjoy the new image search! If you have feedback, please post it in the forums.
April 01, 2009: This site is now for images of both sexes. The new management thanks you for your patience during this transitional period, and we know you'll enjoy the greater variety!
March 31, 2009: The site will be undergoing a major transition soon. Please check back!
March 24, 2009: Posted some videos in the forum. Check them out!
March 08, 2009: Added more than 600 new images.
Updates should become more regular within a week or two. Please check out this thread for more information:
February 17, 2009: Sorry for the recent lack of updates. Updates should come more regularly now, provided that people keep uploading images.
January 19, 2009: Members only: New images that you haven't yet viewed are now marked with , which appears below the image's thumbnail. Visit your account settings to modify or disable this feature.
January 12, 2009: Images can now be tagged with their source and the name(s) of the subject(s) pictured. Registered members can now report images to be checked by site staff.
January 10, 2009: You can now filter images by multiple tags when viewing them in the main image gallery. Hold Ctrl (Windows) or Command (Macs) to select multiple tags from the list.
January 06, 2009: Added new tags: lats, traps, armwrestling, glamour, teen, athlete, glutes/butt, delts/shoulders.
January 03, 2009: Welcome back! New stuff: image tags, registration, favorites, etc. Please report all bugs in the forums. Also, if you have the time please tag some images; we need your help if we're going to organize the approximately 3,500 pictures on the site!