10 Quick (& FREE) Hacks to Rank Your Cannabis or CBD Brand on Google

Money can’t buy Google rank, but with a little time, and killer content & strategy, you can improve your position on the search engine results page (SERP) without spending a dime. Here are 10 free ways to improve your Google search rank. Improve your website’s user experience. According to a study on ranking factors by SEMrush, the […]

Elements of Successful Branding in the Cannabis Industry

Where a lot of confusion comes from in the minds of business owners is that they mistake brand to mean having a logo. If that were true every company under the sun would be a brand. Sadly that is not the case. To belong to the exclusive club of being a ‘brand’ you have to […]

Open a Dispensary in Guam – Guam Cannabis Consultants

SUMMARY OF MARIJUANA LAWS In 2014 the US island territory of Guam passed Proposal 14A, a medical marijuana law referred by the legislature to voters. The law, known as the “Joaquin (KC) Concepcion II Compassionate Cannabis Use Act”, allows qualifying patients to cultivate and possess a three-month supply of cannabis. In 2016 and 2018, additional […]

Last year, I read 100 books on marketing and business. Here are my Top 10.

So last year (2018), I read 100 books, 95% of them on marketing, business, or self-development (as related to business). I found some gems, some that were NOT as good as advertised, and then some all-around cool, informative texts. Anyhow, I wanted to list my Top 10 here for you. These 10 gave me the […]

CBD Infused Food Products Ruled Illegal in Washington State

Washington state Ag Department officials recently clarified that hemp-derived CBD is not allowed as a food additive. In a rules update posted this month to the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) website, state officials have clarified that hemp-derived CBD is not allowed as a food ingredient or additive. The clarification comes as hemp entrepreneurs […]

What Does the Future of the CBD Industry Look Like?

Following the passage of the Farm Bill and its legalization of hemp cultivation, the market for CBD products in the United States is growing at a breakneck pace. The huge expansion that the industry has seen in recent months, though, can make it easy to forget that the Farm Bill wasn’t the end of the […]

FDA Warns CBD Companies: Stop Making Health Claims

America’s booming CBD market received a cold splash of reality this week when the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a letter to Curaleaf, a major US cannabis and CBD brand, warning that some of its product marketing violates the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. Reaction from vendors and investors was swift and harsh. Within 24 hours […]