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Dealing With Conflict: 2

Dealing With Conflict: 2
In part one we saw what conflict looks like. In today's conclusion, we'll examine some guidelines that will help you deal with conflict: 1.) Ground yourself. When lightning strikes, lightning rods take the electrical current and run it harmlessly to the ground. So, too, can you take the jolts and... More »

Dealing With Conflict: 1

Dealing With Conflict: 1
There simply are days when, no matter how much money or attention is at stake, I should just keep my mouth shut. I have made my mistakes in my 10 years of being in the adult industry and have gotten caught up in the drama and negativity. There are those who hate the sound of my name, those who smile... More »

Designing for All Browsers

Designing for All Browsers
Let's face it: Building a web site that browses consistently on multiple platforms and multiple browsers is not always as easy as we would like. It is safe to say that most designers build their sites on a paricular platform. Those with the highest standards should, upon completion, take a look ... More »

Personal Networking

Personal Networking
Since personal networking is key to success in the adult industry and industry boards play a pivotal role in establishing a networking base, it’s vitally important to use them wisely. To help you avoid some common pitfalls, I'd like to present the top eight message board mistakes that can ruin you... More »

Treacherous Toyland?

Treacherous Toyland?
While they might seem like harmless fun to open-minded people, sex toys can cause serious injuries (and serious legal headaches) if they're misused or defective. Novelty makers and sellers face unique challenges when it comes to legal issues concerning product liability and the legality of selling ... More »

Porn-Producing Countries: 2

Porn-Producing Countries: 2
In part one, we looked at five of the top porn-producing countries. In this installment, we'll round out our list of the top ten: 6.) Russia Communist countries are not known for being friendly to adult entertainment, but lucky for the adult oriented entrepreneurs of Eastern Europe, there are n... More »

Porn-Producing Countries: 1

Porn-Producing Countries: 1
Although greatly restricted or banned outright in some parts of the world, adult entertainment is a far-reaching industry that prospers on several different continents. The adult entertainment industry is thriving in North and South America and is equally successful in parts of Asia and all over Eur... More »

Sticky Secrets of Retention

Sticky Secrets of Retention
Let's face it: Adult surfers are a fickle lot. Webmasters spend thousands of hours — and tens of thousands of dollars — to create and market sites they're confident will satisfy visitors in every way. Users sign up, and then 30 days later, they're gone. Most websites take their marketing doll... More »

Adult Magazines Shift Pace

Adult Magazines Shift Pace
Trying to convince advertisers and readers that the medium isn't dying, Magazine Publishers of America recently unveiled a series of print ads depicting what magazines might look like in the future. "Britney Spears at 70: Still No Pants," reads a headline from Esquire's June 2050 edition, while l... More »

Game Porn: A New Hybrid

Game Porn: A New Hybrid
From the floor of the Los Angeles Convention Center, the 2005 E3 Videogame Expo feels very much like Internext. Both conventions feature pounding music, scantily clad booth girls and a throng of nerdy fans. But delve deeper and you'll notice an important difference. While the adult convention blata... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

WIA Profile: Lupe Martinez

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 »

Jose Sanz Weaves a Profitable Tapestry at FreeWebCams

Navigating the complexities of customer service in the camming industry is a varied and oftentimes chaotic task, pulling even the most seasoned professionals in a multitude of directions. Fortunately for... More »

Spanish Pleasure Products Brand Adrien Lastic Puts Unique Twist on Luxury Toys

What’s really in a brand name? Pleasure products manufacturer Adrien Lastic thinks it’s the perfect chance to make a big impression, especially if you’re new on the scene. “I admit... More »
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