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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Mobile Billing Matures

Mobile Billing Matures
“In the adult space, billing of mobile devices is a combination that is as attractive as it is intimidating for many content providers” said Alex LeComte, marketing manager of StarEdition.com “It’s very tempting to be able to pay directly from your cellphone and I understand ... More »

Color Me Mine: Embracing The Diversity of the E.U.

Color Me Mine: Embracing The Diversity of the E.U.
Offering the consumer choice is the key to successful retailing yet choice does not mean 14 different colors of the same vibrator. Or does it? The classic sex toy colors used to be a radioactive “flesh” color that would better be described as orange, the occasional white or gold item and... More »

Mobile Design: Keep it Simple, Stupid

Mobile Design: Keep it Simple, Stupid
For several years now, there has been well-documented consumer migration from fixed web browsing on desktop devices to mobile web surfing using phones, tablets and other mobile devices. While some of the more aggressive predictions made five to seven years ago held that mobile surfing would overtake... More »

The Fabulous Mobile Market

The Fabulous Mobile Market
The phrase “content is king” has often been used in connection with erotica that is created with desktop computers in mind, and the phrase is still applicable. But as the summer of 2014 heats up, more and more adult content is being designed specifically for smartphones and other mobile... More »

QUICKBITE FEATURES

Dev Depot: Create a 3D tilted scroll effect with this jQuery plugin

As the capabilities of today’s digital display devices, mobile and otherwise, continue to evolve, many web designers are seeking to keep pace by introducing new processes, as well as a healthy dose... More »

How Studying a Site’s Traffic Will Help It Grow

If you’ve been running a website for any length of time, you are no doubt familiar with the need to study your stats — either using a server log solution such as AWStats, a hosted third-party... More »

Dev Depot: NanoGallery, Next-gen Galleries With a Touch-enabled Jquery Plugin

Offering image gallery creation simplified, NanoGallery (nanogallery.brisbois.fr) is a responsive, lightweight and touch enabled jQuery gallery plugin that pulls its images from remote resources. As for... More »
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