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.XXX Domains: Pre-registration is NOT proof of support

.XXX Domains: Pre-registration is NOT proof of support
ICM President Stuart Lawley plainly states, at an adult webmaster conference in 2007, that pre-registrations for the proposed .XXX “sponsored” Top Level Domain will NOT be used as proof of support from the adult webmaster community. These days, Lawley is singing a different tune. But he’s... More »

Traffic Capers

Traffic Capers
As adult webmasters struggle to grab their share of the traffic pie, paid placement ads are becoming an increasingly popular option for reliably delivering fresh website visitors. Buying and selling traffic is a process fraught with fraudulent practices, however, and the unwary webmaster can easily ... More »

Improve Strategies for Current Economy

Improve Strategies for Current Economy
Your Marketing Strategies and Today’s Economy Everyone reading this is a marketer at the end of the day, so you know that traditional marketing methods are often no longer tried and true steps to success in the current economy. There are a lot of influences outside the market that have caused ... More »

Global Adult Industry Earns $97B Annually? $13.3B in U.S.? Really?

Global Adult Industry Earns $97B Annually? $13.3B in U.S.? Really?
Conservative media activist group Family Safe Media has reported that the international adult industry takes in $97B a year, with $13.3B for the U.S. industry. We would LOVE to know where they get their numbers… and if they might be trying to inspire fear & loathing by giving the impression th... More »

It’s Alive: The Perpetual Frankenstein of the Web

It’s Alive: The Perpetual Frankenstein of the Web
In the September issue of Wired magazine, editors Chris Anderson and Michael Wolff debated the “settled” notion that the web is dead. The Wired article needs debunking for its unreasoned assault on the web. Far from being in decline, the web is finally coming into it’s own as the primary f... More »

Only YOU Can Make Charlie Laine Smile

Only YOU Can Make Charlie Laine Smile
Here’s a few words from former Penthouse Pet and performer Charlie Laine, on piracy and how it hurts everyone in the industry. But you can turn her frown up-side down. At more than 101,000 views on YouTube, we know you’re watching (nsfw) ... More »

Nina Hartley Interviewed by The Humanist Magazine

Nina Hartley Interviewed by The Humanist Magazine
A performer for more than 25 years, Nina Hartley has long been a Free Speech advocate. She is intelligent, beautiful, free-spirited, open-minded and outspoken about life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. This in-depth interview with Hartley reveals her thoughts on ethics, feminism, religion and... More »

Let Freedon Swing: Our own Medicine

Let Freedon Swing: Our own Medicine
We are made as hell and not going to take it anymore” is an iconic line from 1976’s “Network” and has also become a call to action in many forms of networking in 2010: social, telephonic and now, right here in Gay Porn-Dum,” and saddest of all, we have no one to blame but ourselves. Wh... More »

Doin’ the Tube Site Boogie?

Doin’ the Tube Site Boogie?
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Why is lobbying important?

Why is lobbying important?
Because that’s how you make relationships with federal or state legislators – the people that eventually make the laws and regulations for industries.  Especially when you work in an industry that doesn’t get the greatest PR, like the adult entertainment industry. Check out these st... More »

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