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Watch Your Websites!

Watch Your Websites!
Some recent activity on the hacker front prompts me to write this warning. One of the latest trends for malware proliferation is to hack legitimate websites, load their evil wares and leverage the site's popularity to spread infections. Websense, a web security company, said in a recent report... More »

Opportunity Lost

Opportunity Lost
Complacency — that "take it easy, it's all going to be ok" attitude, which is at the heart of so much "change" in America these days, has taken another victim. On Aug. 6, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger put an end to more than 160 years of the state's heritage by banning suction dredging... More »

WebsiteSecure.org: Certifying Websites for Consumers

WebsiteSecure.org: Certifying Websites for Consumers
In recent months any webmaster who has been paying attention to the business overall can recall hearing about "shady" billing practices ranging from sites that were posting cross-sales below the submit button on their join pages, to sites with less than ethical terms stated in their Terms of Service... More »

Tool Tips: Piwik

Tool Tips: Piwik
For webmasters seeking a website analytics solution that offers the comprehensive reporting of page tagged services such as Google Analytics, combined with the data ownership, privacy and security benefits of a self-hosted solution, along with the flexibility and freedom of a plugin-based open sourc... More »

Sk8ing Through a Hot Niche

Sk8ing Through a Hot Niche
Producing content to fit the growing emo-twink and skater boy niches presents an immediate and rather obvious problem: once the performers dispense with the setup (if there even is one), there’s scant evidence that the content is in fact skater-specific. “Most of the time, you don’t have ... More »

CommerceGate Sets its Sights on U.S. Markets

CommerceGate Sets its Sights on U.S. Markets
When Internet payment processor CommerceGate started in 2005, its main focus was offering credit card and payment processing for the European market for U.S. and European clients. In spring 2008, the company entered the U.S. market by getting control over domestic IPSP third-party aggregation accoun... More »

Fetishism Swings Back

Fetishism Swings Back
You might know the story of Cassandra, the Greek muse who was forever prophesying about danger at every turn only to be subsequently ignored. Had she been alive in our time and employed in the gay porn industry, she would surely have more than enough to Tweet about. Between its short term probl... More »

Adult Traffic Buying Basics

Adult Traffic Buying Basics
As adult webmasters continue to march headlong into a recession, they call on adult-friendly traffic brokers and ad networks as some of their chief allies. But the online world has matured across the board over the last decade, and in adult, webmasters may have the advantage of dealing with more ... More »

Chi Chi LaRue: Channel 1's Queen Bee, Part 1

Chi Chi LaRue: Channel 1's Queen Bee, Part 1
Chi Chi LaRue has been a porn junkie from the word “go!” Yes, the prolific director is extremely well known behind the camera, having helmed close to 500 adult movies, mostly in the gay genre but in the boygirl and girl-girl niches, as well. And, yes, LaRue is also an all-out celebrity as tha... More »

FSC: Southern Hospitality

FSC: Southern Hospitality
In August, I took the opportunity to make my way out to the East Coast a few days before Internext for a lobbying trip to Washington, D.C. and to meet with some of our members in North Carolina. It was the first opportunity I had since I began working with the FSC to take a tour of Adam & Eve. I hav... More »

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