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When One Door Closes, Open Another

When One Door Closes, Open Another
In order for a healthy tree to grow, be strong, produce and create a powerful foundation, it has to have many strong roots. Roots that have roots, that also have roots – reaching and grabbing deep into the earth, taking hold to draw off the earth's nutrients. A very important and simple lesson lea... More »

Does It Really Matter Who You Know?

Does It Really Matter Who You Know?
Once upon a time, there was a magical thing called the Internet. This Internet was home to many informational things called websites. These websites could teach, inform, and entertain the newly emerging masses called “Net Geeks”. Then one day, someone decided to put a site dedicated to por... More »

Adult Webmastering Basics: Part 6: Fetishes

Adult Webmastering Basics: Part 6: Fetishes
Don’t say we didn’t warn you! There’s no lifeguard on duty when it comes to treading water in the fetish market. These categories range from the tame to the extreme, and encompass everything in between. Let’s dive in, and find out if you sink or swim. Many of us assume we know the defi... More »

Choosing A Billing Mechanism: Part 2

Choosing A Billing Mechanism: Part 2
In the first installment of this series, we looked at using your own merchant account as well as third party companies to process credit card transactions. Today, we'll discuss cascading systems, alternative billing mechanisms, and the use of age verification systems as a billing mechanism: Casca... More »

Choosing A Billing Mechanism: Part 1

Choosing A Billing Mechanism: Part 1
Billing – it's the mechanism by which the surfer is separated from his cash; and a necessary consideration for Webmasters seeking to charge for access to their content, products, or services. Here's some factors to evaluate when deciding which option is best for you: While this article was born... More »

Buying Adult Traffic

Buying Adult Traffic
There are two parts to this article: "Bulk Adult Traffic" and "Pay Per Click Traffic." We will look at the costs, conversion rates, gross and net profits, plus other factors involved in each separately. Bulk Adult Traffic Buying traffic and making it work for you is a skill, not a silver bull... More »

Giving Away The Money Shot

Giving Away The Money Shot
"Lifer" recently started a discussion on the XBiz boards about the discrepancy between what seems to be common-sense marketing and what most adult Webmasters actually practice: "Giving Away the Money Shot." For those who are unfamiliar with the term, "the Money Shot" is the scene showing the man'... More »

Making the Old Seem New Again

Making the Old Seem New Again
Ever have one of those days where you just have no idea what to do? Have you done everything that you can think of, and yet you just keep muddling through the same old thing time and again? Worry not, o weary webmaster. There are many ways of making even the most glum and boring of tasks seem b... More »

Adult Webmastering Basics: Part 5: Choosing A Niche

Adult Webmastering Basics: Part 5: Choosing A Niche
So far, we’ve set up a strong company foundation, laid out our workspace, and picked an overall strategy, for better or for worse. It’s time to apply those new business models to a specific area of focus within the industry... These niches run the gamut from the tame (“JNC”, or Just Nake... More »

How To Succeed As An Adult Webmaster

How To Succeed As An Adult Webmaster
You've created a great adult Web site. You've got some quality picture content and possibly streaming video content. You also have an adult store that is supplied through an affiliate marketing program. But, you're not sure how to build quality traffic and the revenue that comes with it. Don't worry... More »

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement

The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms... More »

2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner

The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss... More »

Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant

Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for... More »
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