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Q&A With Sliquid/Mad Toto's Dean Elliott

Q&A With Sliquid/Mad Toto's Dean Elliott
When Dean Elliott founded Sliquid in 2004, he had a long list of mainstream accomplishments. The Dallas resident, now 51, helped coordinate well-known reality television shows such as “Joe Millionaire,” “The Bachelor” and “Temptation Island,” and he worked in the ... More »

Q&A With Porndoe's Yannick Ferreri

Q&A With Porndoe's Yannick Ferreri
Meet Yannick Ferreri, who’s in charge of business development for the PornDoe properties. Launched early in 2015, the PornDoe and PornDoe Premium tube sites offer a different business model than traditional tube site entities that rely on user-generated uploads — the sites are dependant... More »

DDF Network: Europe’s Gold Standard for Glamour, Fantasy Erotica

DDF Network: Europe’s Gold Standard for Glamour, Fantasy Erotica
The online adult entertainment industry has changed considerably since the DDF Network was launched back in the 1990s. Internet connection speeds have soared, smartphones are ubiquitous, social media are used extensively, and live cam sites have become increasingly popular. But if any words capture... More »

Q&A: Sportsheets Founder Tom Stewart Discusses Evolution of BDSM

Q&A: Sportsheets Founder Tom Stewart Discusses Evolution of BDSM
Tom Stewart, founder and CEO of Sportsheets International, a manufacturer of sex products, got into the pleasure products market more than 20 years ago with the invention of the original “Sportsheet.” After being inspired by a David Letterman episode that involved a Velcro suit, Stewart ... More »

WIA Profile: Ryann Brooks

WIA Profile: Ryann Brooks
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. More than two years ago, Ryann Brooks accepted... More »

BDSM Expert Casey Calvert Gets Down to Business

BDSM Expert Casey Calvert Gets Down to Business
For Casey Calvert, performing sex on screen was a career choice that came naturally. Fairly petite (5’5”) with dark hair and natural 34B breasts, her credits on IAFD.com number over 200. She’s 25 years old, comfortable in her skin — and bright. The personal blog on her websit... More »

Porno Dan Leal Plots European Expansion, Live Cam Conquest

Porno Dan Leal Plots European Expansion, Live Cam Conquest
Porno Dan Leal is one of the industry’s brightest players, utilizing his mainstream corporate background to build Immoral Productions into an empire. The prolific and successful producer speaks with authority when it comes to the state of the industry, the decline of recorded content, the qual... More »

WIA Profile: Anna Lee

WIA Profile: Anna Lee
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. Anna Lee is deservedly WIA’s woman of th... More »

ExoClick: Ad Network Sees Exponential Growth

ExoClick: Ad Network Sees Exponential Growth
Now in its ninth year, Barcelona-based ExoClick has grown to become the fourth-largest ad network in the world, positioning it just behind Google Ads, Amazon Associates and Ad Roll in terms of managed volume. The company is Spain’s biggest ad tech start-up, ranked as the 50th-fastest growing ... More »

Q&A With CAM4's Dave Strauss

Q&A With CAM4's Dave Strauss
CAM4’s Dave Strauss is matter of fact about working in the adult entertainment space — he loves the biz. “It’s secretly been a dream of mine to work in the adult industry,” Strauss told XBIZ World in this Executive Seat Q&A interview. Strauss, whose official title... More »

EDUCATIONAL FEATURES

E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools

Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted... More »

Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance

Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality... More »

Five Tips to Generate Repeat Business

A $50 sale is great. But what if you could get that same $50 sale to come back four times in the next few months? Here are some ideas how to achieve that. 1) On your receipts, you should have an option... More »
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