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Retail Rules of Engagement: Essential Customer Service Tips

Retail Rules of Engagement: Essential Customer Service Tips
The five fundamentals of great customer service at Deja Vu include the following: Acknowledge Identify Educate Personalize Close Wow your guests and increase your sales dramatically with these effective tips. Tip 1: Acknowledgement When guests step in the door they should be greeted with... More »

Placing a Focus on User-Buying Triggers

Placing a Focus on User-Buying Triggers
This is the last of a series of three articles focusing on specific ways that paysite owners can optimize the user experience and present sites and content in ways that attract modern customers and keep them coming back. I’ve started each article with the principle of the seven Ps: Prior prop... More »

Avoiding Missteps in Advertising

Avoiding Missteps in Advertising
I usually write about how to improve your business and the balance of your life from my experiences at JuicyAds. This month in celebration of the annual traffic Issue, I am writing about what I’m actually an expert at — buying and selling advertising. We are working hard this year at bu... More »

Integrated Marketing: Get More From Ad Dollars With Multiple Media Channels

Integrated Marketing: Get More From Ad Dollars With Multiple Media Channels
By combining marketing elements and focusing on one basic message, you can develop a comprehensive, integrated marketing approach for your brand or product that will generate effective mileage for your advertising and PR dollars. Marketing that encompasses multiple channels, i.e., print, radio, TV, ... More »

Sex Positivity for Sex Retailers

Sex Positivity for Sex Retailers
When customers come to your store or website, it’s important that they feel welcomed. That’s standard retail doctrine, but it plays out differently when you’re selling sexual products. Your company philosophy has a big impact on how you connect with customers and close the sale. S... More »

Hackers Set Sights on Bitcoin-Stealing Malware

Hackers Set Sights on Bitcoin-Stealing Malware
As if the world of bitcoin and its copycats was not cloudy enough, criminal hackers are now targeting bitcoin and other cryptocurrency users via malware injections that can (and have) resulted in the loss of the user’s coins. While the more rabid of cryptocurrency supporters will likely dismi... More »

How Elements of Online Dating Can Be Used in Adult Websites

How Elements of Online Dating Can Be Used in Adult Websites
The world of online dating continues to grow, attracting new audiences — but this does not have to mean taking visitors away from traditional adult websites — especially if those sites can incorporate elements of the online dating experience into their offerings. According to the Pew Re... More »

Paysite Power: Keep Them Coming Back

Paysite Power: Keep Them Coming Back
This is the second in a series of three articles focusing on specific ways that paysite owners can optimize the user experience and present sites and content in ways that attract modern customers and keep them coming back. Whether it comes to streamlining, keeping up with tech trends or increasing ... More »

Hosting Talk: Site Security, Content Protection

Hosting Talk: Site Security, Content Protection
Online adult business owners and webmasters face an array of challenges in the current market, everything from competition to piracy, but most recently the Web experienced a world-wide shock with the Heartbleed Bug. This serious OpenSSL vulnerability allowed hackers to steal protected information th... More »

How to Get Started With Retargeting

How to Get Started With Retargeting
Retargeting is often a very effective form of display advertising, because you only show ads to people who have already expressed an interest in your product or service. While the technique has already been widely accepted throughout the mainstream world, adult is still learning and understanding th... More »

BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Consumers Embracing BDSM, Fetish Products Like Never Before

By all accounts, consumer interest in BDSM has grown in recent years, a trend that some observers of the market attribute to the popularity of the “50 Shades of Grey” trilogy. Whatever its... More »

White Labels Turn Gray

White labels are evolving as marketers continue to refine their use is leading to some interesting new developments in the dating niche. For the uninitiated, the dating site white label phenomena started... More »

Playing for Keeps: Future of the Fetish/BDSM Market

It doesn’t take a degree to figure it out, but Dr. Clockwork is happy to remind everyone that BDSM and fetish consumers are a very unique market. “They’re a very discerning group of... More »
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