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The Rennaissance Will Be Televised

The Rennaissance Will Be Televised
The owner of Black Market, James Melendy, has a theory about the popularity of interracial porn. “The bigger the dick, the smaller the white girl, the better,” he said. “It’s always been taboo, and it’s always going to be a big seller.” Of course, to state that interracial and black... More »

Understanding the Asian Appeal

Understanding the Asian Appeal
The die was cast more than 10 years ago, when I shot my first feature, the softcore “Asianatrix: Suffering Eternal,” in a dry-ice-filled sex club in San Francisco. An all-girl affair, it starred native Japanese porn star Suzi Suzuki, Korean-American fetish model Kumi, and an unforgettable perfor... More »

The New Asian Persuasion

The New Asian Persuasion
With a fractured adult industry overflowing with talent, it’s more difficult than ever for even a worthy performer to find recognition. Asa Akira is one starlet who, despite her beauty and consistently strong scenes, seems to get less attention than some of her more publicity-hungry rivals. T... More »

Phone Billing Today

Phone Billing Today
In an increasingly saturated and difficult marketplace, it is important for content owners to offer as many payment options as possible in their billing armory. The premise behind this thinking is simple: The more options you have to turn all those bytes into bucks, the better — which is why phone... More »

Online News Release ROI

Online News Release ROI
Experts to Examine Strategies to Raise Your Company's Search Engine Rankings, Drive Website Traffic and Dramatically Increase the ROI of Online News Releases. PRWeb will host a free webinar exploring recommended techniques to maximize the value of your news to reach potential customers and generate... More »

Show Me the Money

Show Me the Money
I wrote this column for XBIZ World's billing issue, in which the vagaries of processing and transacting for adult products and services are laid bare for the edification of the industry, providing a full picture of a side of the business where, unfortunately, most of the really bad stuff happens, li... More »

Boost Market Share – Plan for Your Future

Boost Market Share – Plan for Your Future
June is fast approaching, and with it comes the exciting annual Xbiz Summer Forum, presenting great opportunities for Webmasters and Sponsors to interact and discuss the latest trends in adult entertainment. Webbilling.com will be at The Hard Rock to discuss new capabilities in monetizing inte... More »

The Importance of Solid Contracts

The Importance of Solid Contracts
Written agreements are the principal legal tool used around the world to create predicable business and personal relationships. It is unfortunate that most adult entertainment businesses do not have a policy of requiring that all their deals and other business relationships be properly documented... More »

The Adult Company goes Global

The Adult Company goes Global
Guillaume Charmant, associate CEO of the Geneva, Switzerland-based Dreamnex Group, had an idea. He noticed that about 30 percent of the traffic to U.S. adult sites comes from European countries. He also noticed that nearly all of this traffic is going to waste. "Most of the time, these surfers ha... More »

Pay to Play

Pay to Play
Recently I encountered an interesting marketing twist, where, as a new DirecTV subscriber, I was offered the chance to visit the "rebates" page on the company's website, in order to select the rebate offer that I wanted. My choices were simple, or so it seemed: I could either receive a $21/month ... More »

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