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Rethinking ‘Toys for Men’

Rethinking âToys for Menâ
Have you ever been working behind the counter at your store and had someone come to you and ask you, “Where are the toys for men?” I know I’ve fielded a lot of questions like this and I bet your staff has too. While it might seem easy enough to point that customer to the shelves of... More »

Tricks of the Trade: Mighty Real

Tricks of the Trade: Mighty Real
My name is Shine Louise Houston and I am producer, director and founder of Pink and White Productions. We have produced four explicit queer feature films, and we run two queer pornographic websites, CrashPadSeries.com and PinkLabel.tv. We will also be expanding our operations in the next few years. ... More »

Google’s Webmaster Tools: Successful Tracking

Googleâs Webmaster Tools: Successful Tracking
Google wants every site owner to regularly visit Google’s Webmaster Tools. Did you notice that Google Analytics (and other tracking systems) can no longer see which keyword surfers came to your site from? This is because Google is keeping that information secure and private and only available ... More »

Paysite Power: Getting the Most Out of Your Website

Paysite Power: Getting the Most Out of Your Website
If you’ve read my past articles you know I do my best to write objectively and avoid product promotion. Rather than mention it throughout the article, I’m going to address paysite management (CMS) software only once in the beginning. The Elevated X CMS software system I provide to my cus... More »

Marc Dorcel: French Porn Heavyweight Toasts Milestone Year

Marc Dorcel: French Porn Heavyweight Toasts Milestone Year
It takes the kind of mettle to withstand economic downturns, changes in consumer buying trends, new technologies — and in the adult industry, coping with ever-changing laws and attacks from conservative zealots — to succeed as an international brand for 35 years. But Marc Dorcel, France... More »

Learning From the Mistakes of Others

Learning From the Mistakes of Others
Watching the Ray Rice domestic abuse scandal play out, I’m dumbstruck by how inept and counterproductive the NFL’s handling of the situation has been. From the start, the NFL has violated essentially every fundamental rule of public relations and damage control, something that’s ve... More »

International: Foreign Pleasure Products Market Is Thriving

International: Foreign Pleasure Products Market Is Thriving
Across the broad universe of the adult entertainment industry, there’s a bifurcation in progress that tracks along the lines of divergent industry sectors. Businesses and revenue models that are content dependent continue to struggle, with some hoping to supplant their once mighty subscription... More »

Law of Sex: Fighting Private Censorship

Law of Sex: Fighting Private Censorship
Government censorship in the Internet age has been a consistent focal point for free speech advocates. Recent examples of censorship by the American government can be egregious, including the curtailment of First Amendment rights through mass surveillance, over-regulation of disfavored speech, crimi... More »

International DVD Market Remains Viable Part of Revenue Puzzle

International DVD Market Remains Viable Part of Revenue Puzzle
Without the foreign market the porn industry would be in a woeful state. The fact that American-made adult video is gobbled up eagerly by consumers in Europe, Latin America and other far-flung territories is a blessing for its manufacturers. But what shape is that market in now, and how are produce... More »

Apple Seeding Mobile With Rapid Growth

Apple Seeding Mobile With Rapid Growth
There was a time where any announcement from Apple was enough on its own to make the tech world shake with anticipation. Then, after the passing of Steve Jobs, that excitement seemed to cool – until now! The recent launch of the new Apple Watch and the iPhone 6 models have the tech landscape b... More »

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