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"Abusive" Webmasters: Right or Wrong?

"Abusive" Webmasters: Right or Wrong?
I've noticed a disturbing trend lately: an increase in online "abuse" by Webmasters against surfers and by content producers against their "models" -- both of which portend problems for our industry... While many of these abusers' heavy-handed tactics may not be exactly new, their occurrence seem... More »

Legal Update for March, 2004: Part 1

Legal Update for March, 2004: Part 1
In this month's Adult Industry Update, noted first amendment attorney Larry Walters takes a look at news from the Department of Justice, the Supreme Court's renewed look at COPA, and the latest obscenity prosecutions, among other important issues facing adult Webmasters today. Bruce Taylor Rehire... More »

DMOZ a.k.a. The Open Directory Project (ODP)

DMOZ a.k.a. The Open Directory Project (ODP)
Getting a website listed in DMOZ can be very frustrating. We know that being listed will probably help our Google rankings, but getting in can take a very long time. In this article I will explain why it often takes so long and why what you do when submitting your site is sometimes the cause of the ... More »

Tuesday Tidbits: Volume 1: E-mail Privacy and Developing Your Net Presence

Tuesday Tidbits: Volume 1: E-mail Privacy and Developing Your Net Presence
Here's a couple of interesting items that recently came my way that I'd like to share with you all. The first one comes from our friends at Cybersocket, and deals with e-mail privacy, while the second piece on developing your Net presence is from a follow-up e-mail sent to me by Ash from advertising... More »

SEO Spam : "Doorway Pages"

SEO Spam : "Doorway Pages"
Traditional Doorway Pages are web pages that have been created for the sole purpose of ranking highly in the search results for one or two searchterms, and are not normally an integral part of the website. If search engines didn't exist, neither would doorway pages. Some search engine optimizers ... More »

Marketing To the Average Joe

Marketing To the Average Joe
It isn’t everyone who can log on and take off. Some of us have trouble remembering our mailing address, much less our email address, and many of us have no clue whatsoever what an IP address is... For those of you who are already laughing, remember that what I just described is your average su... More »

SEO Spam: "Auto-Redirecting"

SEO Spam: "Auto-Redirecting"
Auto-Redirecting is the technique of automatically sending surfers to a different page. This installment of our SEO Spam guide will look at different ways of accomplishing this useful technique: When auto-redirecting, the browser usually receives a page which contains the code to automatically lo... More »

The Future of The Adult Game: Content

The Future of The Adult Game: Content
Editor's Note: Blaine flew off the handle when a client wanted him to shoot a new site about some guys trying to pick up a girl in a van. When he told them "Don't do it!" they asked "Why not?" Here's a look at some of the reasons he gave them. ~ Stephen It looks like lately a few of the bigger co... More »

What Do I Need to Succeed?

What Do I Need to Succeed?
A recent poll on a popular message board asked the question “What Five Things Does A Webmaster Need to be Successful?” Interesting topic: I think I’ll expand on it in today’s article! Before a Webmaster can be titled a Webmaster, he needs to have at least some inkling of how HTML works. ... More »

SEO Spam: The Facts About Cloaking

SEO Spam: The Facts About Cloaking
Cloaking is the technique of returning different pages according to who or what is requesting them; e.g. a surfer would receive the actual page whereas a search engine spider would receive a different page, but would assume that it is the actual page that surfers see. Here's a look at some of the de... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

Q&A: Holiday Products Founder Moe Levy Reflects on Decades of Career Accomplishments

Born and raised in the Bronx, N.Y., as an only child, Moe Levy learned to become business savvy at an early age from his parents. Even more importantly, Levy says his parents instilled in him their people-oriented... More »

AWSummit’s Alexandru Gheorghe Has Eyes Set on Growth

The AWSummit has quickly made its mark and has become a top draw for chat hosts, studios and cam sites from all over the world. Founded by CEO Alexandru Gheorghe just two years ago, the cam-centric AW... More »

WIA Profile: Elle Sonson

Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of... More »
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