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Can Firefox Gain Market Share?

Can Firefox Gain Market Share?
In its ongoing attempt to garner a greater share of the web browser market, the Mozilla Foundation is starting to sound a little like an adult paysite owner fretting over his membership numbers: according to a recent article posted on the Mozilla website, the primary problem the company has faced in... More »

Extreme in the U.K.

Extreme in the U.K.
England's House of Commons was recently scheduled to discuss a proposed law that could have a major impact on consumers of kinky erotica in the United Kingdom: the so-called "extreme porn" law, which would criminalize the possession of what U.K. politicians have been loosely describing as "extreme p... More »

Where are the Real Lesbians?

Where are the Real Lesbians?
Hot girl-on-girl action is all over the Internet. It seems there are countless numbers of lip-glossed lesbians tickling each other with manicured nails and pretty pink dildos every day, and lucky for us there's always a camera nearby. The problem is, it's just not real. The pretty girls performin... More »

Straights Targeting Gays

Straights Targeting Gays
"Going gay" — it's an increasingly common choice today for many adult webmasters; and one more often born of economic necessity rather than sexual preference. It's a matter of economic necessity as it is a lucrative yet under-served market segment — a rarity given the pervasive over-saturation s... More »

Marketing Tranny Material

Marketing Tranny Material
The box-covers fall onto two types: In one the model is coyly posed to draw attention away from a suspicious bulge in the bikini bottom. In the other, the model is nude, or in an open negligee or undone bikini, revealing breasts and, as the eye wanders down the torso, a penis. Transsexual videos,... More »

If the World Was a Tiny Village...

If the World Was a Tiny Village...
In his latest book, New York Times writer Thomas L. Friedman explains: "The world is flat." Globalization has essentially shrunk our world to the size of a peanut. What does this mean for the online adult business? It means barriers of entry are falling. Anyone with a laptop and a dream can make it ... More »

Your Exit Strategy

Your Exit Strategy
How you sell an adult entertainment company is about to change: Instead of looking to the next generation of family or a group of outside buyers, you may consider your employees, a private equity fund or the investing public. Larger private businesses, especially those with more than $10 million ... More »

Offering Trials

Offering Trials
In such a relatively new and constantly evolving industry such as ours, there are no "rules" per se – every webmaster has his- or her-own strategy for turning bytes into bucks. As the industry has matured, one price point has emerged which seems to have become the industry standard: $29.95 for ... More »

Managing Perception

Managing Perception
On Sept. 7 in Portland, Ore., Paul Eugene Frizelle, 37, was charged with the murder of 18-year-old model Emily Egan, whose body was found in his apartment. The case has a number of familiar themes: a young runaway girl, an older man, intimations of drugs and sex, and an angry mother who claims in... More »

Branching Out

Branching Out
In early 2007, Packaged Facts, a division of MarketResearch.com, and the Washington-based marketing / public relations firm Witeck-Combs Communications announced the results of a joint report on the buying power of what Witeck-Combs CEO Bob Witeck broadly defined as "America's diverse gay, lesbian, ... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

Grand Slam Media CEO Luke Hazlewood Hits It Out of the Park

Grand Slam Media Inc. CEO Luke Hazlewood’s view of the advertising business is one that seems to have solid roots. He says that in an ever-changing marketplace it is a better protocol to lead rather... More »

2017 XBIZ Webstar of the Year Harriet Sugarcookie Dares to Evolve

Start with a heaping helping of charming personality, sprinkle a dash of delightful quirky antics, then lather the final product with a whopping dollop of sensual sweetness… and what do you get?... More »

2017 XBIZ Trans Performer of the Year Reigns Supreme

It’s easy to see Aubrey Kate now — the modelesque, blonde bombshell — and dismiss her recent awards in the erotic arts as inevitable. It’s easy to say that she was simply born with... More »
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