Home > Features • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options

Feature Articles for Adult Industry Professionals

Searching for a New Business Model

Searching for a New Business Model
For several years now, people have been wondering what the “next big thing” in porn will be. Understandably, much of this conversation has focused on making money the old-fashioned way, by selling porn, or the slightly-less-old-fashioned way of giving porn away using the ad-supported re... More »

Digital Production: Is the Revolution Over?

Digital Production: Is the Revolution Over?
As any adult professional can attest, a virtual revolution in how adult films are produced and distributed rose up in what felt like overnight once the Internet took hold. The lightning fast accessible and anonymous web not only provided a new way for porn content to reach millions — and to t... More »

Best Practices for the Live Webcam Space

Best Practices for the Live Webcam Space
As the live webcam business continues to surge in popularity, more attention will be focused on operators and performers by law enforcement and other government agencies. The best time to consider operational risks and develop best practices is before commencement of an investigation or formal inqu... More »

Legal Reality: SAVE — Will It Be Law?

Legal Reality: SAVE — Will It Be Law?
The 113th U.S. Congress has been frequently called the “Do-Nothing Congress.” By many accounts, that label is well-deserved. The legislative paralysis that has set in due to the intense partisan bickering that has characterized the environment on Capital Hill for years has placed current... More »

It’s a Mobile World, So Why Isn’t Porn Ready

It’s a Mobile World, So Why Isn’t Porn Ready
The adult entertainment industry has a long reputation for technological innovation and leadership — but this reputation may now be as obsolete as are many of the adult websites currently on the market, because those outdated websites are incapable of serving the changing needs of their visito... More »

ASACP: Is the Pendulum Swinging Back

ASACP: Is the Pendulum Swinging Back
I continually hear from industry that porn has become so ingrained in modern culture that it has now become virtually mainstream to the masses and there is no putting that Genie back in its bottle. While I agree that adult entertainment has become much more accepted by a larger segment of modern soc... More »

Dave Levine: E-Retail Maven

Dave Levine: E-Retail Maven
In this wacky world of online sex toy sales, one company stands heads and vibrators above the rest. That company is SexToy.com, founded and owned by none other than “Sex Toy Dave,” aka Dave Levine. Founded in the early days of the Internet and online sales, SexToy.com began humbly, and,... More »

Titan's Joe Gage: Gage of Success

Titan's Joe Gage: Gage of Success
Not many directors in the gay porn industry have a name that demands its own domain. Then again, Joe Gage is unlike most directors. As if the legend needed any more proof of his influence and popularity, Titan Media launched JoeGageMen.com in May to house the icon’s work with them — 10 y... More »

WIA Profile: Lauren MacEwen

WIA Profile: Lauren MacEwen
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 the industry's most influential female executives. Women like Lauren MacEwen, CEO of 7Veils.com H... More »

The Educational Responsibilities of the Sex Toy Retailer

The Educational Responsibilities of the Sex Toy Retailer
I’m pretty sure that when I first started watching the second season of “Orange is the New Black,” the sun had just risen and I had an entire weekend to accomplish an encyclopedia sized list of chores. My Saturday was young and full of such potential. It was Sunday night that my pa... More »

XBIZ NEWSLETTERS
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.






POPULAR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.

UPCOMING EVENTS

XBIZ Retreat

May 30 - Jun 03
Miami, Florida

XBIZ Miami 2017

May 30 - Jun 02
Miami, Florida

XShow 18+ 2017

Jun 01 - Jun 03
Moscow, Russia

Cam Summit

Jun 02 - Jun 04
Lloret de Mar, Spain
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!