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Banned on Facebook: The Cannabis Censorship Crisis on Social Media

It’s 8:00 in the morning. You’re just starting to get into work mode, and like the rest of us, begin by checking social media notifications. Only this time, you try logging into Instagram, when a new notification has popped up. Your account has been disabled. One day in late April, Larry Serbin logged into Facebook […]

More Farmers are Switching to Hemp as the CBD Industry Blooms

Pot’s cousin won’t get you high but is rich in highly sought-after cannabidiol. Mention legal cannabis, and many people think of the weed stores that have sprung up in Boston, Denver, Seattle, and other major U.S. cities. Inside, infused brownies and vape pens are sold next to branded joints and neatly packaged bags of marijuana presented […]

Cannabis Retailers are Ditching Digital, Turning to Traditional Marketing Methods

Cannabis companies, faced with strict regulations from popular social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, & Snapchat are now looking to traditional marketing methods like events and merchandise to market themselves to new audiences. Facebook and Google have approached cannabis companies the way it has the alcohol industry by banning paid promotions, & even going so far […]

Getting starting in the marijuana industry. Everything you need to know to open up a dispensary.

Indoor Marijuana bud under lights. This image shows the warm lights needed to cultivate marijuana.

Interested in starting a business in the cannabis industry? I can’t blame you—business is booming and there’s the potential to make huge profits as this sector continues to grow exponentially. Over half of the United States already have legalized cannabis in some form—that’s 29 states plus the District of Columbia. Many states have only legalized cannabis for […]