Monthly Archives: February 2019

What You Need to Know Before Starting a CBD Business

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This article is sponsored by NF Skin, which helps provide new and growing brands with CBD-infused skin care, wellness, and beauty products. CBD products are a booming industry right now, as regulations evolve and new research suggests new health benefits for this non-psychoactive cannabinoid. But increasing consumer awareness of—and demand for—CBD products can be a […]

Local SEO for Dispensaries: How to show up in local search as a cannabis business

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DISPENSARY SEO AND WEB DESIGN No market can thrive without a strong ecommerce presence. It is incumbent on any businessto optimize the buying experience. To succeed, the product, price and purchase ability mustbe placed in front of the customer so that the decision to buy is both swift and actionable. Simply put, the success of […]

How to Use Social Media to Market Your Dispensary

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It’s crazy to think of a world without social media, but the truth is that it’s a very, very new phenomenon in the world of business.  Words like “facebook”, “twitter”, “instsagram”, and “pinterest” didn’t even exist when most of us were in college, or even high school.  And cell phone technology is exploding at unprecedented […]

The Ultimate Dispensary Marketing Guide

Build your business’ Dispensary Marketing Strategy. 01. Attract Market Your Dispensary Getting Started: Make Sure Your Dispensary Is Market-Ready You’re no doubt familiar with the adage popularized by “Field of Dreams,” the classic baseball film starring Kevin Costner: “Build it, and they will come.” While that advice may work for building a baseball field, it doesn’t […]

West Hollywood Approves Cannabis Cafes And Consumption Lounges To Open In 2019.

And you know that the IRS will surely be interested in auditing these businesses! After spending more than seven months screening over 300 applicants, the city of West Hollywood, California released the names of businesses approved to have actual eateries, lounges, and cafes that allow smoking, vaping, and/or munching on edibles and weed-infused food. There […]

CANNABIS AND FACEBOOK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

HOW TO GET ‘FRIENDLY’ WITH THE SOCIAL NETWORK Facebook recently lifted its extensive and heavily criticized ban on cannabis-related pages, opening a floodgate of opportunities for previously pigeon-held companies. This new policy is an encouraging direction for the cannabis industry, but remains a labyrinth to navigate when each state has its own regulations on packaging, […]