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ANME Days 2 and 3: Never a Dull Moment!

ANME Days 2 and 3: Never a Dull Moment!
Okay, okay. Here's my excuse for my late post-ANME report: I was on my back for days after the end of ANME, not only recovering but testing out all the new toys. I know, I know, I'm late. I could use any excuse except that it was such a crazy good time, I needed a couple of days to recoup. Now it's ... More »

Tristan Taormino in Person

Tristan Taormino in Person
Tristan Taormino has taken more than a few people aback with her invariably sunny disposition. Instead of the take-no-prisoners feminist some expect, they find her brimming with charm, humor and high-fizz energy (fellow feminist Susie Bright calls her “a force of nature”). Her people-fr... More »

Paysites: Giving Them What They Want

Paysites: Giving Them What They Want
Imagine walking by a line of retail shops. Each shop has windows so dirty you can barely see through them. There’s plenty of signage out front but it’s so poorly written you’re not quite sure what they’re selling. You peer through the windows and you see the same dingy, worn ... More »

Feminist Porn Spreads Its Wings

Feminist Porn Spreads Its Wings
In 2006 April Flores, a young flame-haired BBW, did a few porn scenes out of curiosity. Asked to do a few more, she hesitated. “I had to step back and evaluate how would I continue doing this type of performance. I wondered, is there such a thing as feminist porn? Because if there is, I want t... More »

Working for the Man

Working for the Man
When I first came to work in the adult industry, right around 16 years ago, the first company I worked for was owned and operated by what you might call a ‘traditional’ porn company owner – meaning that he kept his shirt partially unbuttoned, called his female receptionist “t... More »

The Time Is Now: New Markets, New Audiences, and New Opportunities

The Time Is Now: New Markets, New Audiences, and New Opportunities
Nearly a decade has passed since broadband became affordable and online porn consumption became an industry standard, yet adult’s leading studios are still struggling to use the web to its full potential. If content is King, studio owners should be sitting atop an empire of gold. In a time o... More »

Getting All the Rights

Getting All the Rights
Most producers know that the acquisition of appropriate rights and permissions from performers is a necessary part of the content production process. Many producers are not aware, however, that there are often many other parties that may possess intellectual property rights that may be infringed in ... More »

Dev Depot: Covering All Your Css Bases With Base

Dev Depot: Covering All Your Css Bases With Base
Adult website developers are used to taking shortcuts towards bringing sites to market and this means that any advantage in development time or site quality will pay dividends. According to its publisher, Base (matthewhartman.github.com/base/) is a super simple, responsive design framework intended ... More »

ANME Day 1: In Tents Man, In Tents

ANME Day 1: In Tents Man, In Tents
So yesterday, Saturday, July 13, was Day 1 at the biggest show in the sex toy world - ANME - the American Novelty Manufacturers Expo - aka The Founders Show (if you want more info about what ANME is all about, scroll down to my other blog... it's super interesting). It runs for 3 days and believe me... More »

Dev Depot: Enigma64 is Bringing Base64 To Photoshop Image Processing

Dev Depot: Enigma64 is Bringing Base64 To Photoshop Image Processing
For busy adult website designers and developers, every little bit counts: every little bit of quality, every little bit of performance and every little bit of time spent on a project. A product of the CSS Hat team, Enigma64 (www.getenigma64.com) provides its users with “the fastest way to get... More »

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