Our base design styles have been created to cater for very different content types – from highly visual content to that with comprehensive text elements.
The initial decision is to select a domain name for your site which we will register in Switzerland to provide the best privacy. We then set up your domain name, hosting account, and establish the development site.
The first design step is to select the style which you favor and which suits your content – this could be any site you like.
Then decide how many features (multiple galleries, video, social media feeds, calendar) you want.
Color comes next. You probably have your favorites, but you need to consider how your color range will match with your photos. At the same time you can consider the font styles you like. We can provide links and advice to help you in both cases.
The design phase is carried out on our development server. As for timing, if you can provide final images and text at the outset, then the design process can take as little as three weeks. The process does depend on how quickly you can react to the private drafts we submit to you while we narrow down your preferred final design.
At the end there is a comprehensive testing phase. We don’t rely on automated systems to make your site look great on multiple devices. We tweak the settings manually to give you the very best result.
Your hosting service provides the location where your site is made available to view. It’s your storefront. You can find out where you are hosted here.
Your website is probably hosted with one of a dozen major hosting companies, most of whom are US corporations based in the USA. Their Terms of Service vary, but a common theme, even if adult sites are not specifically forbidden, is that you may not conduct any illegal activity or do anything to bring the hosting corporation into disrepute.
If your site is hosted in the USA, or even by a US corporation who say they use offshore computer servers, you are at risk of termination without notice if they change their interpretation of their Terms of Service. Just being hosted offshore also carries problems. If your activities are illegal in the hosting country, your service may be terminated. In this context, we have advice from one host in Iceland that escort sites cannot be legally hosted there as such activities are contrary to Icelandic law.
At the very least, keep a backup of your site somewhere else. If you are with one of the self-design services like Wix or Squarespace, who do not allow you to backup and transfer your site anywhere else, then if they ban your class of site, you and many hundreds of others will have to start to build a site again from scratch at a time of crisis for all.
We recommend that you create a copy of your current website and install under a fresh domain and host selected as above; then if you are terminated, you can redirect traffic to the copy location within a few hours.
We can arrange to install a newly-designed site or move your current site to European hosting servers.
Your domain name is how you are known on the internet (eg mydomainname.com). It’s your address. Your domain registrar and information can be checked here.
The contact names and addresses should all be privacy-protected. If the name registrar or the privacy location are within the USA, you should consider moving your domain and privacy provider offshore. There is evidence that US-based privacy providers may give in to even gentle legal threats and reveal your information without notifying you in advance.
Moving offshore doesn’t guarantee privacy, but it’s one more big investment of time and energy for anyone wanting to know your personal details. The best location to which to transfer your domain is complex and much-debated. You can choose to stick with your current name extension, though you may consider this risky given that the usual extensions (.com; .org; .net) and most ‘vanity’ extensions (.sex; .xxx; .fun) are ultimately controlled at the top level in the USA, facilitating demands for private information or domain cancellation. Changing your domain extension to one controlled by another country can also be tricky. Domain names registered in countries where prostitution is illegal, may be subject to termination or legal demands for information (for example, the popular .me extension is regulated by Montenegro where prostitution is illegal). We currently recommend using a Swiss domain extension (.ch). If you wish to retain your .com registration we can transfer it and privatise in a different country where prostitution is not referenced in any law and therefore is legal.
If you have owned your domain for a long time, it may be best to switch to a new extension as there are services which can report on all past domain name alterations, including any slip, however brief, that may have revealed your personal information. This decision will most likely be based on how much time, energy, and funds you think it justified to invest.
We can assist in registering a new name or moving your current name registration to secure privacy registrars in Europe where data protection laws are strong. As we counsel against using a false name or address to register, we use our own information as registrar and provide you with password-protected access to your name where you can make a transfer elsewhere or direct the domain to a different website anytime you wish. So you have complete privacy with complete control.
Our principal aim is to create a website that engages with potential clients and leads them to making contact with you. We are flexible. We do the technical work so you don’t have to become a graphic designer or a hosting geek.
Your design can be based on one of our portfolio examples or any other site you’ve seen. Colors, fonts, and layouts are very flexible. We have a number of addons to help create the perfect site.
A year of offshore hosting and private domain registration in a European country is included.
We can also quote to transfer your existing site with offshore hosting and domain privacy. Simple transfer is prohibited for self-designed sites on services like Wix and Squarespace – we can completely recreate such sites and you will then have total control.
Please contact us using the form below for more information.
We are a small team from Europe, Australia, and North America. Our experience dates back to the earliest days of the internet in 1993 and includes the design and operation of websites in many diverse areas, including individual adult sites, ecommerce, legal, recruitment, and health websites. To date our services have been promoted solely by word of mouth. As our team includes retired providers, we have decided to offer our services to a wider market in the adult arena.
We have investigated in depth the best options for providers in the context of an increasingly restricted legal environment in the USA.
We are extremely mindful of your privacy. All our development is in-house. We do not require any personal information from you. Unless you specify otherwise, all our communication will be by encrypted email. After launch, your site stores only your live pages and images – we remove any content uploaded during the development process. We know that sometimes you may need to hide your site urgently. We provide a means to do that.
We choose to provide hosting as part of our packages because a fast connection and processor coupled with privacy is as vital as good design. We have selected fast secure servers located in Europe, managed by a company which specifically permits adult sites. Your site is backed up periodically to a separate host in a different European country.
We can register a new domain name with private ownership information or transfer your existing domain to your new site. For added security, our domain privacy is managed in Europe. Our designs are based on WordPress and can be transferred to your own suitably configured host should you wish to move hosts.
Almost every week, a new report is released emphasizing the fast-increasing use of smartphones to browse the internet. The most recent, from Quartz (qz.com), had a headline which read “The mobile internet is the internet”. That’s because 70% of the time people spend on the internet is on mobile devices. And this is only set to increase:
This research from Google shows how much page speed influences the bounce rate – that’s how many of your potential visitors quit without seeing or interacting with your site in any way. As you can see, after a three second delay, the number of people who leave increases dramatically.
Our site designs are tested on a 3G cell connection to a smartphone. They load quickly and keep potential clients engaged.
Creating a site which works speedily and effectively on mobile devices is a complex task requiring design and programing from the ground up. If it was simple, most sites – especially those designed by professionals – would load much faster than they do. We can review your site if it was created using WordPress and quote on optimisation, though it will probably be more cost-effective to use one of our existing designs.
Moving a site created using WordPress or plain html coding is possible, provided you own all the content and the design. The cost varies depending on the size and complexity of the site. For sites self-created using a service such as Wix or Squarespace, this is not possible because they retain the rights to the design format. For that reason such sites need to be recreated.
We can recommend photographers in New York, Barcelona, and Sydney and a videographer in New York whom we have used and who have proved themselves both professional and familiar with the boudoir style of photography.
We can certainly help with your site text – whether simply advising on your own writing, or creating content from bullet points on how you want to be portrayed. Some of the text in our example designs was written by us. Help in this area is not part of our standard pricing.
This may be possible and depends on the way your current site has been created. Let us have details on that and we can advise. The work involved is basically the same as designing both mobile and laptop versions, so we regret we cannot offer any discount for a mobile only site.
Our design and implementation process is described on the chart below. If you can provide final images and text at the outset, then the design process can take as little as a few days.
The process does depend on how quickly you can react to the private drafts we submit to you while we narrow down your preferred final design. We have created single page sites in as little as 3 days with immediate reactions from you on design and content.
We accept secure payment via Bitcoin. If you don’t understand Bitcoin, there is a useful primer here. Bitcoin is becoming mainstream and you no longer need to be a geek to buy and pay with Bitcoin online. There are also Bitcoin debit cards if you want to spend! Most importantly, Bitcoin is completely anonymous. You may find that offering Bitcoin as a payment option could be useful in the future for clients who are concerned about anonymity.
If you prefer, we can use Cashapp or Zelle in the USA or arrange for direct bank deposits in Australia or Spain.
We ask for a 50% deposit payment to commence work with the balance payable upon completion.
Test the developer’s portfolio sites on a laptop and especially on your mobile – you may find a number are no longer functioning which is clearly a bad sign. Frequently the design process has been completed on a large screen with little consideration for how it will appear on mobiles which may be used by 70% of your potential clients. In particular, consider the loading speed. Test whether image galleries and popups seem to have been well-designed for both horizontal (laptop) and vertical (mobile) devices – frequently images are cropped or appear in a tiny format on mobiles. Is there a sensible and intuitive menu for the mobile user? Is the first page attention-grabbing or will your potential client be turned off by an unexciting presentation?
Please send us a message with as much information as you wish so that we can assess your current site design and hosting. We can comment on your current risk in terms of hosting location, server location, and domain registration.
We will then send you an email with some simple questions to start the design process.
To ensure our security, we use a fully encrypted mail service through ProtonMail. We suggest you open an account there to provide two-way secure communication.