Home > Features > Business • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options

Business Features for Adult Industry Professionals

Bubble Buttons Photoshop Tutorial

Bubble Buttons Photoshop Tutorial
Dinkz is back with our latest Photoshop tutorial! This time showing us how to make graphics that look like floating 'bubbles' which are useful for buttons or as page enhancements... 1.) Make a new RGB image name it "Bubbles". Set the size to approximately 400 pixels wide and 400 pixels high, just... More »

Writing A Business Plan

Writing A Business Plan
This article will separate the men from the boys, and for those of you who really want to know how to make a million dollars in this or any other business, here's the first step. You are always asking about 'the secrets to success' — well here's the big 'numero uno:' have a business plan! I... More »

Strike A Pose

Strike A Pose
Having been in this business a few years, and being on both sides of the camera, I've become quite serious about what it takes to get a good picture. I used to choose and edit my own photos and when studying models and their poses in magazines it became obvious to me that there was a missing ingredi... More »

Paying for What You Get

Paying for What You Get
It's no longer about 'viewer loss' as folks run to the refrigerator or bathroom during a commercial break, it's a cultural backlash against advertising that leaves people feeling 'entitled' to free access to the content they so dearly crave, but are unwilling to pay for, and 'angered' at those who p... More »

10 Tips for Enhancing Computer Security

10 Tips for Enhancing Computer Security
Feeling a little vulnerable when it comes to safe surfing? Wondering what precautions you should take to keep your computer virus-free? 'Cracker' checks in today with 10 common sense tips to help ensure that your computer stays up and running, and doesn't die from 'the computer clap.' 1. Use pro... More »

Return of the Gold Rush?

Return of the Gold Rush?
Need (or want) a new domain name? Thousands of 'dot info' domain names are about to join the millions of once-registered 'dot com' names, as well as all of the previously unregistered 'dot biz,' names, plus a veritable alphabet soup of other domains, with extensions like .cc, .tv, and .us: I read... More »

'TV Lines' Photoshop Tutorial

'TV Lines' Photoshop Tutorial
"T.V lines" is a pattern that is very popular with designers these days, as they add a fresh unique look to your images, background or text. If you have never tried this before, our Design-a-Thon tutorial will get you quickly up to speed! Step 1: Open your Photoshop, then click on "File" and ... More »

Traffic Terms 101

Traffic Terms 101
As an Account Manager for a popular Webmaster affiliate program, one of my responsibilities is to monitor, develop, and trade traffic. As a part of this process, I am frequently confronted by a wide variety of terms, many of which are misused, and misunderstood. This article will try to make sense o... More »

'Whacker' Programs and .htaccess

'Whacker' Programs and .htaccess
This article started as a thread on Cosmic Village's 'Speak Your Mind' forum that detailed an .htaccess file modification which prevents known 'Whacker' programs from automatically downloading all of your content. This was a useful and significant enough technique that I had to share it with all of ... More »

A Console Comeback

A Console Comeback
Recently, I wrote an editorial about Webmaster's changing attitudes towards consoles, those ubiquitous new Windows that pop-up (and under) the browser Window you are currently using. This inspired some thoughtful responses from XBiz readers that I would like to share, along with some copy-n-paste co... More »

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

Randazza: Trump Victory, Big Prop 60 Win

On Tuesday afternoon, I boarded a transatlantic flight. Given all of the negativity in the 2016 presidential race, I was delighted that I would be absent for the results. I found both Donald Trump and... More »

Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment

The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The... More »

Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots

Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly... More »
XBIZ NEWSLETTERS
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.






POPULAR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Everything To Do With Sex Show

Jan 20 - Jan 22
Montréal, Québec

Everything To Do With Sex Show

Jan 27 - Jan 29
Halifax, Nova Scotia

The European Summit

Mar 04 - Mar 07
Barcelona-Sitges, Spain

The TEA Show

Mar 05 - Mar 06
Hollywood, CA
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!