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Demystifying Contracts

Demystifying Contracts
For many in the online adult industry the idea of entering into written contracts with someone you do business with can be an intimidating one. As with most phobias, the fear of written contracts can be overcome by obtaining a basic understanding of them and the reasons behind the requirements invol... More »

Keeping the Kids Out

Keeping the Kids Out
It's a problem faced by all operators of adult websites: how can you limit access to your website to consenting adults only, while complying with relevant laws and limiting the number of legitimate users that you turn away? In the aftermath of the charges filed in the Evil Angel obscenity case, w... More »

Increasing Website Performance

Increasing Website Performance
In this article we'll examine the essential steps needed to correct your website structure for proper performance. You'll learn why you should resolve your website to a single home page URL, along with other critical elements that all websites should have in place such as custom error pages and more... More »

Polish Your Site in an Afternoon

Polish Your Site in an Afternoon
Probably one of the most important things you can do as a web developer is to ensure that your site is user friendly. Sure, some still swear by the circle-jerk method — or other means of force-directing their traffic where they want it in order to maximize conversions — but most webmasters have ... More »

ABCs of BDSM

ABCs of BDSM
The BDSM niche has its own unique vernacular. That's not to say regular "straight" porn doesn't have its own dialect — it does — it's just that this genre of kink employs much more colorful terms. In order to familiarize our readership with some of the more obscure proclivities of the fetish and... More »

CPanel Keeps it Simple

CPanel Keeps it Simple
During the 1990s, when adult content providers moved toward the Internet and away from brick-and-mortar business solutions, webmasters were largely forced to use old Unix-based tools to manage their websites. FTP, TELNET, and cron were the commands of the first adult webmasters. As the Internet ... More »

Have Star Branded Toys Gone Cold?

Have Star Branded Toys Gone Cold?
It seems there’s nothing that a celebrity endorsement won’t help sell, and sex toys and novelties are no exception. Everything from cock rings to sex dolls to sexual enhancement pills are marketed with sex stars’ faces on the packaging. This is not a new trend. Doc Johnson was selling Joh... More »

State-Level Prosecutions

State-Level Prosecutions
During the George W. Bush era, federal obscenity prosecutions have been a major concern for the adult entertainment industry in the U.S. But federal prosecutors are not the only prosecutors who can charge adult entrepreneurs with obscenity; adult companies also need to be concerned about the possibi... More »

A Focus on Higher Conversion Ratios

A Focus on Higher Conversion Ratios
This article can help you learn how to pull in targeted traffic from the search engines, improve your marketing approach to be more effective and convert that new targeted traffic into sales. It is very important that once folks land in your website they can easily find what they're looking for, ... More »

6 Steps of Blog Building

6 Steps of Blog Building
Blogs are everywhere and can be used for a multitude of purposes. We see them on our local news websites, where they offering interactive opportunities to post our thoughts and feelings through comments and they are used as personal "social networking" diaries for individuals to post their thoughts ... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

WIA Profile: Nancy Moore

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 »

WIA Profile: Janet Rini

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 »

Rise of SFW Cams for Voyeurs

Since its inception, Chaturbate could be called many things from sexy to successful, but one thing it can’t really be called is safe for work. It’s no secret that the entire adult cam industry... More »
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