Adult Web Hosting – SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – GoDaddy.com, the world’s largest provider of Web hosting, domain name registrations and net new SSL Certificates, is preparing to be one of the first in the industry to offer Internet users the .XXX domain name extension.
“We’ve said from the beginning … when it comes to dotXXX, we are going to listen to our customers,” said Go Daddy CEO and Founder Bob Parsons. “A large number of our customers have spoken … and there is a demand for the controversial new domain name extension – for both brand protection purposes and for new names. So what are we going to do? Go Daddy is going to give our customers what they want!” Read more
Adult Hosting – CHICAGO — Playboy Enterprises has launched Playboy.mobi, the mobile version of its flagship website. In celebration of the new site, Playboy is offering affiliates double payouts in April for every PPS and rev share join for Playboy.Mobi, the recently launched Playboy.TV and all six newly designed specialty sites including BustyBabes, FreshFaces, WomenofPlayboy, SexyWives, StudentBodies and AllNaturals.
The company said affiliates can rely on seeing regular updates including exclusive content, white labels, banners, wallpapers, screensavers, RSS Feeds and more. “Affiliates who utilize our mobile script on their websites will reap the profitable rewards of instantly redirecting mobile traffic to Playboy.Mobi. With an estimated five percent plus of web traffic stemming from mobile users, this is certainly a profitable market to maximize upon,” Playboy said. Read more
Adult Web Hosting – MONTREAL — Gamma Entertainment launched its homeCams Model Broadcasting Network today that allows webcam models to broadcast across the company’s live network. The company said the new offering includes flagship sites homeCams.com, Privatefeeds.com, and partner cam sites from adult brands including Evil Angel and Next Door Entertainment.
“The number of adult performers who offer webcam shows is fast growing. As with all Gamma solutions, our goal is to empower cam models with the right technology, tools and quality traffic to take their businesses to the next level,” said Gamma president Karl Bernard. He added, “We’ve seen this first hand by powering the live performances of our partner performers — now it’s time to unleash homeCams to the world.” Read more
Adult Hosting News – TEMPE, AZ — Vaughn Liley, a long-time business associate of ICM Registry’s Stuart Lawley who now represents the company, faced vocal online adult operator attendees at The Phoenix Forum over .XXX on Saturday. The mostly critical crowd lashed out at ICM Registry’s .XXX plan, which was approved by ICANN last month, and at Liley, who was unable to answer a number of crucial questions posed at him such as final .XXX policies regarding the exact start up plans such as the Sunrise Trademark qualification rules and actual retail prices for .XXX domain names, among others.
.XXX already has 800,000 pre-reserved domain names, according to ICM Registry, which is posed to roll it out in September after two sunrise periods for adult companies, including one for website trademark owners. The seminar, called “.XXX — Now What” and moderated by Wasteland’s Colin Rowntree, included Liley, who was joined by numerous online adult execs, a lawyer and a journalist, including Pink Visual’s Allison Vivas, GEC Media’s Gregory Dumas, Mikandi’s Chris Lewicki, Wildline’s Chris Miller, journalist Tom Hymes and attorney Jeffrey Douglas. Read more
Adult Web Hosting News – LOS ANGELES — PussyCash has launched a campaign for April and May with $235 payouts for ImLive web and mobile signups. Webmasters can convert their traffic on any platform and to receive payouts until the end of May.
“Each webmaster has been given an April ImLive signup goal and can earn $235 for every sign-p above and beyond their goal for traffic sent to ImLive.com web or mobile platforms,” PussyCash spokesman Yuval Kijel said. “Plus, we are keeping the exact signup goals in April and May. Meaning this month’s signup goal will be the same in May — the bar will remain as is. So affiliates will have opportunity to reach the same goal again and get more $235 payouts in May.” Read more
Webmaster News – LAS VEGAS — Corbin Fisher announced today that its main website will now include “Unlimited” Mondays with numerous new features. Beginning April 4 and each following Monday, the site will swich up from its traditional solo scene updates and reflect an “experimental evolution in style” that will include profile videos, behind-the-scenes footage, private interviews with talent, short films, spoofs and narratives.
The offering kicks off with the company’s first shoot from its new Las Vegas studio. “We’ve shown some of the tremendous talents of our videography team with the video profiles of our top guys. Now, we’re taking it a step further,” said Corbin Fisher CEO, Jason Gibson. Read more
Adult Web Hosting – SEATTLE, WA — MiKandi has announced that developers can now release applications with in-app billing, powered by MiKandi Gold. In-app billing allows developers a way to introduce customers to premium content on the mobile phone. The company’s latest product launch enables developers and adult content producers to sell additional content within applications, such as video clips or game levels, in affordable chunks that appeal to customers, the company said.
“In-app billing has been long anticipated by the Android developer community,” the company said. “Customers are voting with their dollars on other mobile platforms, indicating that in-app billing is crucial to an app developer’s quiver of revenue tools.” As part of the launch, PinkTV is releasing its own app, which integrates MiKandi’s latest API. Read more
Adult Web Hosting – LOS ANGELES — In response to the so-called “War on Pornography” being waged by special interest groups demanding Internet censorship and Congressional interference with Constitutionally-protected speech, the Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) has sent a letter to the U.S. Congress and the U.S. and state Attorneys General offering a counterpoint to the organized anti-porn phone-in and letter-writing campaign.
According to ASACP CEO Joan Irvine, proactive steps needed to be taken to provide a balanced view of the complex issues and passionate debates surrounding the legitimate adult entertainment industry; the nebulous notion of “obscenity;” and the need to keep children out of and away from adult-oriented materials. Read more
Adult Webmaster News – SAN DIEGO, CA — Corbin Fisher on Monday filed a copyright infringement and civil conspiracy suit against 95 BitTorrent users who are alleged to have pirated one video over a one-day span. The suit outlines how the alleged Corbin Fisher uploaders and downloaders traded the video, whose title wasn’t named in the suit.
The defendants in the suit are named as a group — Swarm of Nov. 16, 2010, Sharing Hash File A3E6F65F2E3D67200A5908F64ED55 B66A080B8 — as well as unnamed John Does. Corbin Fisher claims defendant Doe No. 1 was the first who uploaded the filed on Nov. 16 at 12:08 a.m., while the last defendant, named Doe No. 95, infringed on Nov. 16. at 11:30 p.m. Read more
Adult Web Hosting – LONDON, UK — Mobile adult ad network Reporo will be holding a free seminar at the Phoenix Forum on Friday afternoon on how to make money in the adult mobile space. The “Mobile Adult: Big, Global Profitable” seminar will focus on the different products and services that work on mobile and discuss the various opportunities that exist in the U.S. and overseas.
“If you are either a traffic or site owner who is looking to kick start or expand mobile revenues and/or an adult content seller looking to expand on mobile, Reporo’s presentation is here to help by asking the right questions.” Reproro said the company is on a position that gives them a unique viewpoint on adult mobile products that work in each country and the features that are required for commercial success.