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Adult Industry News

What You Like Isn’t the Same as What’s Good When Recommending Purchases

What’s the best vibrator?” “What’s a good lubricant?” “What butt plug should I get?” If you’ve worked in a frontline sexuality retail position, you’ve probably heard one of these questions. Actually, you probably hear something like this during every shift. It can be a tricky situation, but it’s also a great opportunity for education and upsells.

Bonnie Rotten’s Directorial Debut for Elegant Angel Available This Week

Bonnie Rotten’s directorial debut for Elegant Angel is available this week with “Ink’d Squirt” poised to hit the streets.

Are Your Website Visitors Human?

I have good and bad news. The bad news is that over half your website’s traffic is fake. It’s a shocking truth, so I’ll say it again. Over 56 percent of all web traffic is bots of one kind of another, whether its hackers, scrapers, spammers, or “good bots.”

Premiere Sales Group President Drew Kennedy Passes Away

Drew Kennedy, the president of Premiere Sales Group who was widely regarded as one of the top salesmen in adult entertainment, passed away suddenly this morning. He was 32.

Skubit Launches Bitcoin-Based Digital Comics App

Skubit is set to launch its Skubit Comics app this weekend, unveiling the Skubit in-app library, which allows users to anonymously purchase comics (and other content) online.

Domain News

IPC asks ICANN to halt controversial .Sucks domain name roll out

Calls it “predatory, exploitative and coercive” and points out bizarre contract with ICANN. The Intellectual Property Constituency (IPC) is asking (pdf) ICANN to halt Vox Populi’s roll out of the .sucks top level domain name, calling the registry’s unique pricing “predatory, exploitative and coercive”. The group is upset that Vox Populi plans to charge $2,499 […]

Evaluating domain names on ValPak coupons

The majority of advertisers in a ValPak coupon mailer include a web address on their ad. I recently analyzed a coupon mailer I received to see if local businesses are promoting their websites in advertisements. Today I tore open a ValPak mailer to see if the results would be similar. They were, with some slight […]

Optilead Ltd. engaged in Reverse Domain Name Hijacking

WIPO panel determined UK company filed domain name dispute in bad faith. UK company Optilead Ltd has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain name Optilead.com. Optilead Ltd uses the domain name Optilead.co.uk for its shopping cart abandonment services. According the the World Intellectual Property Organization decision, Optilead.com was […]

NameJet Expired Domain Name Review

Joseph Peterson takes a look at recent expired domain name sales at NameJet. NameJet’s 2 top-performing expired domain auctions from the past week overlap with stories in the news elsewhere. KYTE.com ($5.3k) brings to mind a UDRP filed against KITE.com, which was just reported 4 days ago. Are the events related? NameJet’s auction precedes the UDRP […]

.Ping fetches $1.5M at auction, .Srl goes for $400,000

Two two-way races for new top level domain names have been settled. Two top level domain name contention sets were settled in auctions yesterday. Golf company Ping (Karsten) won .Ping for $1,501,000. It was in contention with Radix. Thus, .Ping will become a .brand instead of a generic domain name. InternetX won the auction for […]

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