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System Update: Today’s To-Do List for a Changing Market

System Update: Today’s To-Do List for a Changing Market
Have a list. Check it twice. No, this isn’t a discussion about holiday songs or traditions. Rather, it is an examination about the importance of keeping up with the market and how the addition (or absence) of some commonly used e-commerce features can impact everything from consumer trust and ... More »

Online Billing: Staying Compliant

Online Billing: Staying Compliant
Things have been going along just fine, but seemingly out of nowhere, you are getting questions on your merchant processing. Technically you are compliant with the payment association rules, so why all these questions? It seems that the things you used to do are now not accepted and things that were... More »

Moving Parts: The Basics of Current Video Delivery Methods

Moving Parts: The Basics of Current Video Delivery Methods
I’ve had countless conversations with content producers and website owners who don’t know how their sites deliver videos to their customers. They just know that, for the most part, their tech teams make it work. Internet media delivery is complex and plagued with multiple competing stand... More »

Open Source Traffic Management Options

Open Source Traffic Management Options
The task seems simple enough: provide relevant, valuable statistics about where your site’s visitors are going when they leave your site; whether it is to an advertisement, sponsor program, traffic trade or other destination; along with how much money that visitor was worth in comparison to hi... More »

Exploring Terms of Cam Use

Exploring Terms of Cam Use
The live cam business is one of the adult entertainment industry’s best performing market segments. Consumers now purchase enough live cam show minutes to support thousands of regular live cam performers each day. And the trend is for more and more adult entertainment entrepreneurs to become i... More »

Extending Your Brand

Extending Your Brand
Putting your name on someone else’s product is a fast way to expose your brand to new audiences, driving previously unreached customers to your business, while helping to reinforce current customer’s confidence in the strength of your brand — providing a level of reassurance that t... More »

Making the Most of Google Analytics

Making the Most of Google Analytics
Google’s popular website visitor analytics tools provide a raft of insights to owners, operators, traffic managers and other website stakeholders — but the depth, breadth and complexity of the data involved might make mastering Google Analytics a full time job. Fortunately, the system&r... More »

Getting All the Rights

Getting All the Rights
Most producers know that the acquisition of appropriate rights and permissions from performers is a necessary part of the content production process. Many producers are not aware, however, that there are often many other parties that may possess intellectual property rights that may be infringed in ... More »

Designing for Today’s High-Res Displays

Designing for Today’s High-Res Displays
For many casual adult website designers, addressing the needs of tablet and mobile device users involves adopting a fluid or responsive layout to accommodate differences in screen size — but getting a design to fit a specific display is only part of the battle — especially when dealing w... More »

Employing Advanced Traffic Buying Techniques

Employing Advanced Traffic Buying Techniques
Traffic hungry adult website operators often rely on bid-based advertising buys to get the visitors they need, but other options exist, such as flat rate ad spot purchases, covering a certain period of time or other parameters. This increases profitability and predictability but there are a number o... More »

OPINIONS & VIEWS

Finding the Right Payment Business Model

One consistency among nearly all paysite owners is that they are creatures of habit. After all, how else could someone tirelessly produce or procure similar content steadily in order to update their commercial... More »

What Payment Plan Suits Your Bottom Line

The most disappointing aspect of merchant processing is having to tell a merchant that all domestic options have been exhausted and that there isn’t a bank in the U.S. willing to open a merchant... More »

The Journey Toward Artificial Intelligence in Processing

Let’s be honest. If you’re running a company you spend most of your time trying figure out what the hell is going on. Then you spend the rest of your time — what’s left of it —... More »
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