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Taking a Look at Some Myths About Processing

Taking a Look at Some Myths About Processing
No, this isn’t an article about the popular TV show on Discovery Channel. But when a good concept like that presents itself, we can’t help but think to ourselves, what are some common myths out there about payment processing? Or software development? Or online transactions? Or CCBill? A... More »

XBIZ World Presents the Top 50 Newsmakers of 2014

XBIZ World Presents the Top 50 Newsmakers of 2014
ADAMO ADS In early 2014, ADAMO Advertising debuted its self-serve platform for publishers and advertisers. In May, the company added Paxum and ePayService deposit and payout options for its clients. More news came out in the summer when ADAMO announced carrier and OS targeting. Chris Lebrun joined ... More »

XBIZ World Presents the Top 10 News Stories of 2014

XBIZ World Presents the Top 10 News Stories of 2014
2257 The long-running case over the legality of 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A is now down to the wire in the appellate phase. Oral arguments are slated for Dec. 9 in the Free Speech Coalition’s case against the federal government. The Free Speech Coalition and other co-plaintiffs have... More »

XBIZ Premiere 2014: Top Newsmakers

XBIZ Premiere 2014: Top Newsmakers
ADAM & EVE In 2014 Adam & Eve Pictures released features such as “The Long Hard Ride” and “Untamed Heart” while it continued its parody push with “9 1/2 Weeks.” It also made a lot of ruckus with its “Real College Girl” Belle Knox title. Meanwh... More »

XBIZ Premiere: Top 10 Stories of 2014

XBIZ Premiere: Top 10 Stories of 2014
Porn-Condom Bill AB 1576 Stalls The state Senate Appropriations Committee did not act on AB 1576 on Aug. 14, halting the bill from moving forward. Porn-condom bill AB 1576, sponsored by Assemblyman Isadore Hall of Compton, Calif., was tabled — placed in the “suspense file” —... More »

A Perverted Passion

A Perverted Passion
The business of porn is driven by passion — both on the part of its consumers, as well as of its producers — but as with many passions, the brighter the flame burns, the faster it may burn out. “Are you still passionate about being in the adult entertainment business?” It wa... More »

Horse Play: COLT Studio Group Extends its Reach to Clothing Lines

Horse Play: COLT Studio Group Extends its Reach to Clothing Lines
More than any other company in the gay adult space, COLT Studio Group knows the value of its hard-earned brand — a name that has stretched its success far beyond its successful movies. That versatility has enabled the name to thrive through the industry’s sometimes rocky road. “We... More »

Panty Mania: Q&A With Rene Rofe’s Wilson Kello

Panty Mania: Q&A With Rene Rofe’s Wilson Kello
With the lasting influence of “Fifty Shades of Grey” continuing to drive the sales of BDSM accessories, other pleasure products categories also are seeing a spike in sales. Rene Rofe says that among them, crotchless panties are seeing a steady rise in sales. “The steady rise in po... More »

Pleasure Products: Too Hot to Handie

Pleasure Products: Too Hot to Handie
It seems that women have all the luck and all the pleasure in the adult toy industry with gizmos made of quality materials with the latest technology, in an endless spectrum of designs, shapes and colors. And for the lonely guys out there, pretty much all they have are cock rings that vibrate or not... More »

Giving Back: Deja Vu Inspires Industry Participation in Breast Cancer Fundraising

Giving Back: Deja Vu Inspires Industry Participation in Breast Cancer Fundraising
At Deja Vu, we are always very excited to participate in Making Strides Against Breast Cancer and support this great cause. We do this in hopes that one day there will not be a cause to support. We are here to help those directly affected to celebrate more birthdays. It is very important for us to h... 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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