I've been wanting to do this for a while now, so here it is! DO you wanna leave the Deviantart? Do you find yourself sick and tired of dArama and the upkeep of having an account? Trolls making you mad, bro?
THEN LOOK NO FURTHER!
This is Dansyron's guide to deactivating WHILE keeping a respectable image, not looking like a douche, and being considerate of your watchers.
The biggest mistakes people make for deactivation of a deviantart account are Stalling (telling people you will deactivate, write 20 journals about it, delaying it 9 months, and then doing it after they've drowned out the hundreds of "Please don't leave" pleas from your upset watchers), The sudden disappearance (just poofing off the map leaving your watchers and commissioners wondering what the hell just happened), the False Alarm (Saying you're gonna leave for a while, and then changing your mind, resulting in what looked like a desperate cry for