So I may not be leaving totally, but I am not going to be posting any artwork here anymore. That said, too many of my favorite artists still post here, so it hasn't been a good idea to just abandon it outright.
From this link: https://about.deviantart.com/policy/submission/
3. License To Use Artist Materials. As and when Artist Materials are uploaded to the DeviantArt Site(s), Artist grants to DeviantArt a worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive license to do the following things during the Term:
a) to prepare and encode Artist Materials or any part of them for digital or analog transmission, manipulation and exhibition in any format and by any means now known or not yet known or invented;
b) to display, copy, reproduce, exhibit, publicly perform, broadcast, rebroadcast, transmit, retransmit, distribute through any electronic means (including anal