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Gay Content Today

Gay Content Today
What's hot in the gay market right now? Here's a look at the trends that you can't afford to miss out on. Reality bites. But it sells. Reality situations, even if they are not real, are making their way into consumers' hands and minds. While the webcam houses are a dime a dozen now, the realit... More »

Adult Content: East to West

Adult Content: East to West
Unlike the Cold War and the gangster rap battles of the 1990s, the East vs. West debate in porn has never turned violent, but the difference in the product coming from both coasts in terms of performers, budgets and overall style is as huge as the difference between Reagan and Andropov or Tupac and ... More »

Top Gay Affiliate Programs

Top Gay Affiliate Programs
When researching referral programs, content providers and online cinemas, it is easy to get caught in a web of bad information and fraudulent sites. There are so many programs being offered in this market that it is increasingly difficult to identify one that will meet your needs, provide high conv... More »

Finding Profit In Gay Sites

Finding Profit In Gay Sites
There are tens of thousands of gay and gay-oriented adult sites. Of these, a couple of thousand may show a small amount of profit. Even fewer, however, are able to provide the independent webmaster with a significant source of income. Previously, we've addressed the need to understand the gay mar... More »

A Gay Dating And Chat Guide

A Gay Dating And Chat Guide
Editor's note: the following is presented to both help folks better their online communication skills, and aid online adult merchants in improving the marketing, operation, and profitability of their offerings: For those of us who seldom travel, avoid gay hotspots or feel nervous about visiting g... More »

A Debate Over Barebacking

A Debate Over Barebacking
Mentioning the term "barebacking" at any gay webmaster gathering is sure to spark a heated debate, but despite the controversy the niche continues to thrive within the gay market. At the heart of the bareback — or sex without condoms — issue is the spread of HIV/AIDS and other sexually transm... More »

Build A Profitable Gay Site

Build A Profitable Gay Site
At industry events I am often approached — as are a lot of my colleagues in the gay adult online industry — for advice on how to enter the gay market. The questions come from very savvy and successful webmasters in the straight market who develop illogical mental blocks when confronted with same... More »

Ahead Of The Curve: Part 2

Ahead Of The Curve: Part 2
In Part 1 of this valuable series, we began a look at "What 15 Gay Adult Webmasters Are Doing to Win You Over" – here's the remainder of the comments, and wisdom, these webmasters passed on... • Brian Sokel, Online Marketing, TLAVideo.com How do you plan on keeping visitors interested?... More »

Ahead Of The Curve: Part 1

Ahead Of The Curve: Part 1
You've downloaded their streaming videos, talked dirty in their chat rooms, and ordered a walk-in closet full of their penetrating sex toys. The professionals behind your pixilated porn experience are flesh and blood human beings with one all-consuming purpose in their short mortal lives: pleasing Y... More »

Speaking Gay Internationally

Speaking Gay Internationally
The GayCrawler.com search engine team has studied the searches carried out during recent visits to their Internet directory dedicated to the gay community. This study is based on searches carried out during the months of April, May and June 2004 on more than 53,000 keywords, and was ... More »

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