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10 Questions for Hosts: 2

10 Questions for Hosts: 2
Here's five more questions to ask your web host: 6. What levels of redundancy do you provide? Failures that cause your site to lose connection can happen. Therefore, it's crucial to find a provider whose hosting architecture provides the least risk of failure. Redundancy is necessary. Single ... More »

10 Questions for Hosts: 1

10 Questions for Hosts: 1
So, you're looking to build a website, or you’re so fed up with your current web host that you are desperate to transfer your site elsewhere? You may not even be aware of your current host's vulnerabilities in an industry where each week there is news about a host going down for one reason or anot... More »

Membership Retention Tools

Membership Retention Tools
There's an old and very wise saying about a person's financial state that goes, "It's not what you make, but what you get to keep." For owners of paysites who want to maximize their income, a similarly wise saying might be, "It's not how many surfers you can get to join your website, but how many me... More »

Bill Margold Speaks: 2

Bill Margold Speaks: 2
In part one we looked at "The Plimpton of Porn" and his refusal to compromise his beliefs. In today's conclusion, we'll look at Margold's concept of a tax on adult products and notion of imposing a 21-year-old minimum on adult performers. One belief Margold won't compromise on is his concept of a... More »

Bill Margold Speaks: 1

Bill Margold Speaks: 1
It's a sweltering spring afternoon with temperatures hovering in the 80s. Despite the fact that the air conditioning in the hotel room isn't working, creating a stifling atmosphere, Bill Margold passively sips his iced tea and literally never breaks a sweat over the ensuing five hours of dialogue. B... More »

Maximize Content Investment

Maximize Content Investment
So you bought some really cool content for your website. Traditional Internet wisdom suggests that you buy exclusive or limited-circulation content, slap it on your website, advertise the heck out of it and make your profits. That's fine and good if you are content to stop there, but with careful pl... More »

Japanese Erotica: 2

Japanese Erotica: 2
In part one we looked at basic Japanese terms for different types of porn. In today's conclusion we'll look at Japanese obscenity laws and the Kishi prosecution. Obscenity Laws In Japan, the growth of tentacle porn had a lot to do with the country's obscenity laws, which are considered quirky by... More »

Japanese Erotica: 1

Japanese Erotica: 1
Over the past five years, Japan has experienced what may be its most important obscenity case in decades. Publisher Motonori Kishi, president of the Tokyo-based Shobunkan Co., was arrested in 2002 and vigorously prosecuted for selling a sexually explicit comic book called "Misshitsu" ("Honey Room")... More »

Real World .htaccess Files

Real World .htaccess Files
For the newbie webmaster, few things are as confusing as .htaccess files; yet, few things can provide as much benefit to websites using this web server instruction file. And, despite the surface confusion, using .htaccess files actually is quite simple. .htaccess files can be used for access co... More »

Retailer's Legal Wars: 2

Retailer's Legal Wars: 2
In part one we looked at how local governments are waging small-scale wars against mom-and-pop adult retailers. In today's conclusion, we'll look at the forces behind the persecution. Big Bills In a case of ironic twist heaped on top of ironic twist, while retailers sometimes discover sales gain... More »

EDUCATIONAL FEATURES

E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools

Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted... More »

Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance

Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality... More »

Five Tips to Generate Repeat Business

A $50 sale is great. But what if you could get that same $50 sale to come back four times in the next few months? Here are some ideas how to achieve that. 1) On your receipts, you should have an option... More »
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