Ask.fm said an updated function for reporting abuse would be live by September 2013 but that new moderation staff would not be in place until January 2014.
– Ask.fm statement
• The amend to the report button and additional category will be completed and live on the site by September 2013.
• New members of the moderation team (including the Safety Officer) will be in place by January 2014.
• The button allowing users to opt-out of receiving anonymous questions will be more prominent and accessible by October 2013.