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

Educational Features for Adult Industry Professionals

Retailer Tips for Boosting Sales After a Slump

Retailer Tips for Boosting Sales After a Slump
Retailers that are struggling or whose numbers continue to drop may want to consider these factors that may be contributing to their demise. 1. Zero Accountability No one is held accountable for his or her actions. You allow someone to take the reigns in hopes that they will do the right thing and... More »

Paysite Power: Are You Ready to Invest in a Paysite?

Paysite Power: Are You Ready to Invest in a Paysite?
As we end another year and the excitement of 2016 lies ahead, a lot of people are already in cruise mode, focusing on their holiday shopping and getting ready to relax. For others, however, this is an exciting time and they’re busy working away on new site project to release in the new year. ... More »

Searching for Solutions: Expanding Your Affiliates' Global Reach

Searching for Solutions: Expanding Your Affiliates' Global Reach
Many companies spend time and resources to expand their market reach and actively promote their product in an effort to increase annual revenue. But all too often the behind-the-scenes mechanics are overlooked and frequently neglected. The ways in which an affiliate can promote your product can be ... More »

Adult Biz Should Learn More About Habit-Forming Products

Adult Biz Should Learn More About Habit-Forming Products
In the end, our industry has a leg up on mainstream. The psychological drive for sex is the best trigger there is. But spending some time understanding and wrapping a framework around how to create a habit-forming product could stimulate some new ways of thinking about product design. If you’... More »

Sizing Up Today's Social Media Networks

Sizing Up Today's Social Media Networks
Social media is filled with noise — noise of funny cats, political rantings, viral videos and, of course, porn. With more than a 1 billion people on social media, it is a major source of quality traffic and you want to capture as much as you can. The question is how do you stand out above the... More »

Paysite Power: What's the Bottom Line to Build a Site?

Paysite Power: What's the Bottom Line to Build a Site?
There’s rarely any shortage of ideas. I once had a brilliant one sure to make millions; the result of being bitched at 500 times for leaving the bathroom sink a mess — a disposable shaving splash guard. A prototype made out of a trash bag quickly proved that putting it on and disposing ... More »

All About Search: Advanced SEO for Dating and Cam Sites

All About Search: Advanced SEO for Dating and Cam Sites
There are many similarities between adult dating and cam websites. Unlike tubes, paysites, VODs and blogs, both dating and cam sites have unique challenges. They have minimal keyword rich content, their markets are saturated with white labels and some of the biggest brands have lost SEO traction in ... More »

All Are Welcome: Making Retail Sex Education Gender-Inclusive

All Are Welcome: Making Retail Sex Education Gender-Inclusive
If you’ve been paying any attention to the news lately, you’ve seen the increased media coverage of transgender and gender-diverse people. While not all of the press has been positive, I’ve seen plenty that is. The more we can talk about the experiences of transgender and gender-di... More »

Retailers Can Depend on Manufacturers for In-Store Marketing Support

Retailers Can Depend on Manufacturers for In-Store Marketing Support
How many times has this happened to you? You come up with a slam-dunk, home-run, touch-down of an idea for an in-store sales event. You’ve worked out all the logistical details to ensure the company mainframe can handle the event’s radical discount algorithms; you even built out the prod... More »

Traffic Patterns: Optimizing Retargeting

Traffic Patterns: Optimizing Retargeting
ExoClick was the pioneer in offering traffic retargeting in the adult space. So, what exactly is it? How does it work? What are the differences between positive, negative and personalized retargeting? How can you maximize the effectiveness of your retargeting campaigns and ensure long-term customer ... More »

OPINIONS & VIEWS

A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb

As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you... More »

Touring Attorney Takes Look at Porn Under Putin

About four miles northwest of the Kremlin, three blocks off of Tsverskaya Ulitsa (a congested throughfare, which in communist times had a reputation akin to Times Square on account of reputation for commerce... More »

How to Successfully Market Your Paysite Offerings

With a flip-flopping public consensus on message boards, depending who you choose to listen to, you’ll be led believe that one paysite business model is better than another. Unfortunately, the silent... 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 World magazine, the industry's leading e-commerce trade publication, delivering in-depth coverage of the online, mobile and ancillary digital markets.

UPCOMING EVENTS

QWEBEC Expo 2016

Aug 04 - Aug 07
Montreal, Canada

Gentlemen’s Club EXPO

Aug 07 - Aug 10
New Orleans, Louisiana

Sexhibition

Aug 19 - Aug 21
Manchester, U.K.

EXXXOTICA Columbus

Aug 26 - Aug 28
Columbus, Ohio
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!