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Gauging Satisfaction

Gauging Satisfaction
Visitor satisfaction – it's what every webmaster strives and labors for, after all, as repeat business is the name of the game. Many websites expend enormous resources in developing custom content, new member services (in terms of bells and whistles), flashy graphics, dynamic tours and customer in... More »

Partner Account Requester

Partner Account Requester
For adult webmasters involved in either running a thumbnail gallery or movie post (TGP/MGP), or in the submission of galleries to these websites, the growing role of "partner accounts" will come as no surprise. Indeed, it seems that nearly every gallery post offers such accounts these days – whil... More »

Streams of Revenue

Streams of Revenue
In a previous article entitled "Webmaster Pitfalls," I wrote about the 10 biggest mistakes for webmasters to avoid. One of the elements in that list of 10 dealt with the need to diversify your income streams to protect yourself against closures, frozen accounts and other such negative actions. It se... More »

Mainstream Sex Shopping

Mainstream Sex Shopping
Imagine strolling into your local Barnes & Noble bookstore and asking the friendly clerk for a copy of the latest Harry Potter book and a look at whatever penis enhancement products they happen to have in stock. It is fair to assume that your request would be greeted with stunned silence, wild la... More »

Peddling Podnography

Peddling Podnography
Just as adult entertainment drove the development and marketing of home electronics such as the VCR and DVD as well as the Internet, porn is now making its mark on podcasting — audio programs sent out through links on Apple's iTunes. Thirteen of the 100 most linked-to podcasts fall into Apple's... More »

Niche TGPs for Profit: 1

Niche TGPs for Profit: 1
Editor's note: On September 1, Ayrora Temple soft-launched her first Thumbnail Gallery Post (TGP) at Amateurs Guide, a project that she'll be telling you about now and again. As she masters the techniques of running a profitable niche TGP facing 2005's realities, she'll share with you a few of the t... More »

A Free Site Model

A Free Site Model
For any business, planning – and more importantly, following the plan – is the key to a smooth ride. In the case of adult websites, which are mostly one-man operations, it is highly important to know where you're heading. With a new trend coming up every day and a fast-changing business landscap... More »

Webmaster Pitfalls

Webmaster Pitfalls
As much as site development is an exercise in creativity and resourcefulness, there are certain elements that can doom any website. As I watch the boards, one of the most frequently asked questions is, "What steps should I take to make money?" Valid as that question may be, I like to reflect ins... More »

Rewards From Reviews

Rewards From Reviews
It seems anyone can build a website these days and almost everyone is looking to cash in on the online adult entertainment industry. A webmaster looking to do more than create just another mediocre paysite in an already crowded market knows the key to success is fine-tuning presentation and content ... More »

Adult Blogging: 2

Adult Blogging: 2
In part one we examined how a new breed of adult sites has quietly come to the forefront. Today we'll look at how to make money and protect your visitors: No Formulas "Just getting a blog off the ground can be the most difficult aspect of any blog," Flaunting It's Bret told XBiz. "Most blogs are... More »

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

Data Privacy Is Tightening Up in the E.U.

Have you begun preparing for GDPR? If you are like most, you haven’t even heard of GDPR, but also if you are like most, it is going to affect your business, starting May 25, 2018. The GDPR, or General... More »

Preventing Legal Problems Before They Start

Dentists typically recommend that a person’s teeth be cleaned every six months and that oral X-rays be taken at least once every year. Internists recommend that a person receive a physical examination... More »

Could Adult Content Be Banned?

Earlier this month, I met with the Free Speech Coalition’s board of directors for our annual review. Despite the headwinds our industry faces, politically and economically, we are, as an organization,... More »
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