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Another Look At .XXX

Another Look At .XXX
The much-debated .XXX top-level domain has found patronage within the adult-industry camp, as well as on Capitol Hill. Supporters rally behind the idea that an adult-specific extension would provide access only to those who wished to visit. Detractors counter that this type of treatment would cr... More »

A Change In Plans

A Change In Plans
With market forces and business realities changing almost daily for operators in the online adult industry, having a flexible business plan that you revisit from time to time is vital to your success. While I'm not going to get into the mechanics of writing a formal (or even informal) business pl... More »

Protecting Your Content

Protecting Your Content
I believe that if someone pulls an image off of your server, plants it on his, and then displays it, that he is breaking the law. But if a user posts the URL to your image in a chat room, USENET Group or BBS of some sort, it is the webmaster of the content that is at fault. You are in control of... More »

The Inside Track

The Inside Track
There's a virtual treasure trove of money-making marketing information right at your fingertips if you only know where to look, and what to do with the information once you find it. Let me give you a few examples... I received an e-mail the other day from Zaandam, The Netherlands, in which Maria ... More »

Traffic Brokers And 2257

Traffic Brokers And 2257
Much has been said and written lately regarding the proposed new 2257 regulations, and while there is a treasure trove of information available at this point, much of what has been written focuses on the impact of the new requirements on "primary producers," a term which, in a nutshell, means the ... More »

XML For Christmas

XML For Christmas
With Halloween costumes being put away and Thanksgiving decorations going up, there is a clear reminder that Christmas is approaching, and fast. You start to think of all the presents you need to buy and the additional expenses that will be wiping your wallet clean. This is right when adult webmaste... More »

Talking To Users

Talking To Users
I can't tell you how valuable it is to have a site news section. We think ours is so important that it occupies most of our main page. We cover headlines related to the site, system news and upgrades, tech tips, jokes and a section called "Mike's Corner" (I'm Mike). Surprisingly the most read i... More »

An iBill Update

An iBill Update
After providing you with the first hint of a possible solution to iBill's problems, I received the following e-mail. It was sent out to iBill Clients (webmasters / merchants), in the wake of the mailing sent out to Customers (membership site subscribers and other consumers), which I reported on Frid... More »

Different Billing

Different Billing
In this article, I'm going to talk about the various forms of billing that I know to exist, and maybe, just maybe, help you to learn more about them and decide for yourself which to use. First thing: I STRONGLY suggest that you implement at least two types on your site. This gives your potentia... More »

SE Friendly PHP Pages

SE Friendly PHP Pages
PHP pages have a reputation of being more difficult (or at least different) to SEO than static HTML pages. Here's a brief overview of the major issues encountered when trying to make PHP scripts rank well on search engines. While this guide focuses on PHP, much of it is still relevant to optimizing ... More »

OPINIONS & VIEWS

Paysite Meetup: Catching Lightning in a Bottle

We just completed the first XBIZ.net Paysite Meetup in Prague. We caught lightning in a bottle. I first heard that expression from a friend who works in TV. He started in TV in the 1960s selling advertising,... More »

Why a Traffic Network Killed a Popular Offering

Change begets change. Nothing propagates so fast. If a man habituated to a narrow circle of cares and pleasures, out of which he seldom travels, step beyond it, though for never so brief a space, his departure... More »

Luring Cam Users With the Right Ad Format

The live cam marketplace is highly competitive filled with big-, medium- and small-sized players. So how do you stand out from the crowd to attract new users or persuade users to come back and spend their... More »
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