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Placing a Focus on User-Buying Triggers

Placing a Focus on User-Buying Triggers
This is the last of a series of three articles focusing on specific ways that paysite owners can optimize the user experience and present sites and content in ways that attract modern customers and keep them coming back. I’ve started each article with the principle of the seven Ps: Prior prop... More »

Avoiding Missteps in Advertising

Avoiding Missteps in Advertising
I usually write about how to improve your business and the balance of your life from my experiences at JuicyAds. This month in celebration of the annual traffic Issue, I am writing about what I’m actually an expert at — buying and selling advertising. We are working hard this year at bu... More »

Integrated Marketing: Get More From Ad Dollars With Multiple Media Channels

Integrated Marketing: Get More From Ad Dollars With Multiple Media Channels
By combining marketing elements and focusing on one basic message, you can develop a comprehensive, integrated marketing approach for your brand or product that will generate effective mileage for your advertising and PR dollars. Marketing that encompasses multiple channels, i.e., print, radio, TV, ... More »

Sex Positivity for Sex Retailers

Sex Positivity for Sex Retailers
When customers come to your store or website, it’s important that they feel welcomed. That’s standard retail doctrine, but it plays out differently when you’re selling sexual products. Your company philosophy has a big impact on how you connect with customers and close the sale. S... More »

Hackers Set Sights on Bitcoin-Stealing Malware

Hackers Set Sights on Bitcoin-Stealing Malware
As if the world of bitcoin and its copycats was not cloudy enough, criminal hackers are now targeting bitcoin and other cryptocurrency users via malware injections that can (and have) resulted in the loss of the user’s coins. While the more rabid of cryptocurrency supporters will likely dismi... More »

How Elements of Online Dating Can Be Used in Adult Websites

How Elements of Online Dating Can Be Used in Adult Websites
The world of online dating continues to grow, attracting new audiences — but this does not have to mean taking visitors away from traditional adult websites — especially if those sites can incorporate elements of the online dating experience into their offerings. According to the Pew Re... More »

Paysite Power: Keep Them Coming Back

Paysite Power: Keep Them Coming Back
This is the second in a series of three articles focusing on specific ways that paysite owners can optimize the user experience and present sites and content in ways that attract modern customers and keep them coming back. Whether it comes to streamlining, keeping up with tech trends or increasing ... More »

Hosting Talk: Site Security, Content Protection

Hosting Talk: Site Security, Content Protection
Online adult business owners and webmasters face an array of challenges in the current market, everything from competition to piracy, but most recently the Web experienced a world-wide shock with the Heartbleed Bug. This serious OpenSSL vulnerability allowed hackers to steal protected information th... More »

How to Get Started With Retargeting

How to Get Started With Retargeting
Retargeting is often a very effective form of display advertising, because you only show ads to people who have already expressed an interest in your product or service. While the technique has already been widely accepted throughout the mainstream world, adult is still learning and understanding th... More »

Transaction Truths: Striking the Balance

Transaction Truths: Striking the Balance
It can be hard to keep up with technology. One minute, something is brand new. The next, it’s been replaced by the latest big thing. One just has to look at the mobile phone market to see how fast things can change. And while the rapid technology evolution is great on the surface for consumers... More »

BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Retailers Talk BDSM Shopping Trends

These days, BDSM is so mainstream that it is being depicted in everything from beer commercials to telenovelas. Floggers, paddles, ball gags and handcuffs were once considered the bad boys of adult retail;... More »

Specialty Manufacturers Talk Popularity of Handcrafted BDSM Gear

The proverbial cat is out of the bag for fetishes — and the dog, and the dragon, and a whole other slew of kink accessories that put blindfolds and handcuffs to shame. “Fifty Shades”... More »

Mainstreaming of BDSM Broadens Category, Consumer Reach

It’s been just more than 30 years since Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke lit the silver screen on fire in “9 ½ Weeks” with the film’s underlying themes of BDSM. And more than... More »
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