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How To Keep Your Customers Paying

How To Keep Your Customers Paying
Historically, niche markets have been a much smaller part of the adult entertainment industry than traditional vanilla heterosexual erotica, but that doesn’t mean that niche erotica can’t be highly profitable. Although niche-oriented adult companies are catering to a smaller audience, they are a... More »

Webbilling– Easier than Ever in NATS

Webbilling– Easier than Ever in NATS
Webbilling.com now offers Implementation Guides for integrating the Webbilling non-card billing solutions utilizing your NATS cascades. Pleased Merchants have responded with all kinds of positive feedback, as we all know that anything that can be done to ease the pain of implementing anything is ... More »

Making the Sale

Making the Sale
This special focus is on “Content That Sells Today” — a topic that has multiple facets, including the need for marketable material, the need for a price point consumers feel is “worth it,” and the actual “selling” of your products and services. Let us take a closer look: Sell someth... More »

Is WebCam Content Worth Paying For?

Is WebCam Content Worth Paying For?
When I was approached to write an article on whether or not webcam content is worth paying for, the answer came to me quickly: The webcam experience is unique to each user where the individual has complete control over his fantasy. “Webcams aren’t going away anytime,” I continued, but it s... More »

Squeezing the Nickel

Squeezing the Nickel
If you operate subscription adult sites, VOD adult sites, or any other manner of adult site in which content is your primary (or even sole) product, you’ve likely seen a decline in conversion ratios, member retention, and/or initial sales over the last several years. In seeking to reverse that tre... More »

Billing A Better Future

Billing A Better Future
When discussing the subject of online billing in conjunction with offers of adult entertainment products or services, many operators focus on finding the lowest rates on their processing fees, or on developing just the right banking relationship to cater to their merchant account needs — as if the... More »

Apache Exploit Revealed

Apache Exploit Revealed
A major benefit of using Open Source software is that extensive and vocal user communities and analytics groups tend to form around the most popular applications — including around the sweetheart of adult (and mainstream) webhosting, the Apache HTTP Server. This critical piece of software unde... More »

Will Visa's Recent Fraud Alert Lead to Tighter Merchant Scrutiny?

Will Visa's Recent Fraud Alert Lead to Tighter Merchant Scrutiny?
Visa's recent warning to banks and payment processors of an impending fraudulent action stemming from Eastern Europe is leading to renewed calls for enhanced scrutiny of the merchants that process credit and debit cards. The warning comes on the heels of an intelligence report from an unnamed "t... More »

TeamViewer Offers Remote Workgroup Access

TeamViewer Offers Remote Workgroup Access
For a wide variety of online operators, having the ability to remotely access personal or client computers and provide support over the Internet is a vital necessity. Fortunately, a growing selection of sophisticated applications stands ready to facilitate the process. "Access all your computers ... More »

iBill 2.0: The New Way Forward

iBill 2.0: The New Way Forward
Among the most controversial brand names in the adult space is that of online billing company iBill — but despite the challenges involved in overcoming the brand's storied past, the current company operating by that name has its sights set squarely on the future — a future which it has demonstra... More »

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