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Effects of Decision Overload, Fatigue

Effects of Decision Overload, Fatigue
The allure to publishers is there. Copy and paste some advertising code onto your website and instantly you’ll make money from an advertising network, like the one I founded over 10 years ago, JuicyAds. It could not be more easy to earn money on websites than it is today. Some publishers go a... More »

Burning Your Mark in the Minds of Customers

Burning Your Mark in the Minds of Customers
I had the pleasure of speaking on a seminar panel about branding at the recent 2016 XBIZ Show conference in Los Angeles in January. I was not originally slated to be on this panel and ironically, my being asked to participate last minute was a direct result of a branding related decision of my own t... More »

2016 Retail Report: Mobile Advances, Data Analysis Fueling E-Commerce

2016 Retail Report: Mobile Advances, Data Analysis Fueling E-Commerce
For many years, brick-and-mortar sex shops dominated the sale of sex toys, pleasure products and adult videos or magazines. Adam & Eve, a company that was way ahead of its time, had a lucrative adult mail-order business back in the 1970s and 1980s, but for the most part, brick-and-mortar stores ... More »

Artificially Intelligent Pricing Is Here

Artificially Intelligent Pricing Is Here
There’s a lot of talk these days about the dangers of artificial intelligence (AI). Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking fear that AI will eventually destroy us and have written an open letter to call for rules to govern AI. You can sign it, too (I did). The kind of AI they are talking about is mil... More »

2016 Retail Report: New Year Trends

2016 Retail Report: New Year Trends
The digital revolution has had a profound effect on the sale and distribution of physical adult items, resulting in a long list of websites that specialize in selling sex toys and pleasure products online. But adult e-commerce has not eliminated the need for brick-and-mortar adult stores. In fact, b... More »

b-Vibe Launches With Sex-Positive Message

b-Vibe Launches With Sex-Positive Message
For more than 10 years, industry vet Alicia Sinclair has educated colleagues, customers and consumers about several of the industry’s top premium brands. With an impressive background in sales and marketing, Sinclair recently decided to take her sexual health and wellness education to the next... More »

WIA Profile: Debora Xavier

WIA Profile: Debora Xavier
Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of the industry's most influential female executives. As we enter a new year, XBIZ World is pleased ... More »

Q&A OrbitalPay's VP of Sales, Jordan Stewart

Q&A OrbitalPay's VP of Sales, Jordan Stewart
Meet Jordan Stewart, OrbitalPay’s vice president of sales. Steve Bryson, OrbitalPay’s founder and president, promoted Stewart this past February to expand and restructure the company's sales and marketing team. Stewart previously helmed the role of assistant vice president of sales at p... More »

2016 Outlook: Attorneys Share Foresights

2016 Outlook: Attorneys Share Foresights
XBIZ: What Lies Around the Corner for the Online Adult Entertainment Industry in 2016? Gregory A. Piccionelli Piccionelli & Sarno I think 2016 will be a pivotal year for the online adult entertainment business, as it will be for the broader entertainment industry as a whole. I believe it will ... More »

2016 Outlook: Virtual Reality Forecast

2016 Outlook: Virtual Reality Forecast
Technology has evolved throughout history, but in the digital age, it has been evolving at an especially rapid pace. For today’s adult entrepreneur, adapting to technological changes is both a necessity and a never-ending battle — and companies that don’t change with the times tec... More »

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