October 11, 2001 03:09pm
Bondage.com Launches the BDSM U
(SAN FRANCISCO, CA) -- Bondage.com, the largest online BDSM community, is pleased to announce the launch of BDSM U, (Bondage, Domination and Sado-Masochism University) a new educational section on their website at http://www.bondage.com.
BDSM U provides a wide array of learning materials for anyone who is interested in the world of BDSM, from beginners to veterans. Articles written by experts cover a wide range of topics, from safety guidelines for the beginner to essays on the BDSM lifestyle. The addition of BDSM U rounds out Bondage.com's community by providing a single source for everything the BDSM enthusiast needs.
BDSM (Bondage, Domination, Sado-Masochism) is a form of alternative sexuality that has garnered increasing media attention and public awareness over the past decade. In 1990, the Kinsey Institute New Report on Sex estimated that "5-10 percent of the US population engages in sadomasochism for sexual pleasure on an at least occasional basis." Since then, other surveys and studies have placed the number as high as 49% (Playboy, November
Allan Landon, author of WebRomance101 (http://www.WebRomance101.com), will serve as editor for BDSM U. Allan's experience with the lifestyle and online community allows him to both write and edit the materials for the site. Landon also co-writes one of the new informative columns that appear in BDSM U. In "Dear Dom," he fields questions from both experienced enthusiasts and novices. He views the addition of BDSM U as a key feature that will cement Bondage.com's position as the preeminent BDSM destination on the web.
In development since January 2001, the completion of BDSM U represents thousands of man-hours in research and development. In conjunction with the BDSM U launch, Bondage.com is also unveiling a completely fresh look. Mark Pace, President of Bondage.com commented, "BDSM U represents one of the largest projects we've taken on in our six-year history online. It both enhances the site aesthetically and further establishes Bondage.com as the leading BDSM community on the Internet." Much of the content in BDSM U is exclusive to Bondage.com. Bondage.com also encourages users to submit material for BDSM U.
San Francisco based Bondage.com is home to the world's largest online adult community catering to the Bondage, Domination & Sado-Masochism lifestyles. Vast technical and community knowledge puts them at the forefront of website design, technology and resources. With over 100,000 logons per week, and an average of over 2,000 members logged on at all times, Bondage.com demonstrates that niche communities can be a resounding success. The Bondage.com website is located at http://www.bondage.com.
Contact: Rob Nay, VP Marketing, Bondage.com - firstname.lastname@example.org