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Will Sex.com Cripple the Net?

Will Sex.com Cripple the Net?
VeriSign, formerly Network Solutions, Inc. (NSI), claims the Internet is so unstable that an appellate court victory by Sex.Com in its lawsuit against the registrar “would cripple the Internet and jeopardize the national economic benefit for e-commerce,” according to court filings. The federa... More »

XBiz Polls: About You

XBiz Polls: About You
Every week I run a new Webmaster Poll here at XBiz – as I try to understand our readers, our business, and our marketspace with the greatest degree of accuracy possible. Sometimes these polls are quite specific, other times they are generic, all the time they add to my understanding of our c... More »

Photoshop Tutorial: Easy Gel Buttons

Photoshop Tutorial: Easy Gel Buttons
Who wouldn't want to add a little gel to their buttons? It's simple and very appealing; Take a look at this easy step-by-step Photoshop tutorial as I slap together some crazy looking gel buttons! Step 01 - Create New Image: We’re going to start off by first creating a new image, in our case we... More »

A Simple Misunderstanding

A Simple Misunderstanding
In yesterday's article on whether or not accepting VISA was a good idea for smaller, "start up" pay sites, and if so, what the best ways to go about it were, I mentioned the message board thread that started the whole debate here at XBiz anew. Some of the posts on that thread, as well as comments I ... More »

To Accept Visa or Not. . .

To Accept Visa or Not. . .
It is a question that surfaced late last year, but not one that has completely gone away. With the fairly recent changes in the way that VISA deals with domestic 3d party processors (IPSPs), and “high risk” merchants (such as those who run adult Websites) – including the imposition of a $750 a... More »

When Your PC Backup is Not Enough

When Your PC Backup is Not Enough
If you are dependant on your PC for running a business venture on the Internet then it is vital that the loss of your PC does not damage or cause the downfall of your business. In other words you must make sure that you regularly backup the data on your PC. Now this should not be news to you, but he... More »

Boost Your Conversion Rate In Three Steps

Boost Your Conversion Rate In Three Steps
When I critique, edit or rewrite sales copy, I discover that many clients commit common errors. Granted, not all of them are writers. But most of them fail to drive customer actions not because they lack writing skills but because they fail to look at their copy from their readers' perspective. A... More »

Optimizing for Inktomi

Optimizing for Inktomi
Promoting your sites in the engines doesn't have to require refinancing your home. Your first targeted engine should be the free SERP's of Google. Followed by the huge traffic machine INKTOMI at www.inktomi.com. This engine is not the money burning Pay Per Click variety, it is in fact Pay Per Inclus... More »

How Many is Enough?

How Many is Enough?
Another day begins with my usual routine: coffee, CNN, mail, checking in at XBiz, and then seeing what my friends (and enemies) are all up to today. As I move on to stirring the cauldron of creativity, melting down the remnants of sites past, present (and in some cases, ‘future‘) – all in a li... More »

What Is Child Pornography?

What Is Child Pornography?
Recently, a webmaster wrote Adult Sites Against Child Pornography (ASACP) asking for advice and a review of his sites. He was upset that he had to pull content because other Webmasters claimed it contained child pornography. (If someone outside the industry is reading this, please note that the v... More »

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