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Tips for Your Cannabusiness on Social Media

As always, I am prompted to write something when I see something done so poorly and unprofessionally on LinkedIn. Many times, I ask myself how some of these places are still in business. I get it. Not everyone has been a heavy social media user like me and doesn’t understand there are nuances and etiquette…

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Never Trust a Skinny Chef…or a Social Media “Manager” Who Has 37 Followers

Another message from another cannabis Facebook friend who hired another inept “social media” person. Remember that saying “Never trust a skinny chef!”? The same goes for social media. Before you hire someone, especially in the cannabis industry, there are some key things to know and look for. 1. Check out their social media. If their…

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Your Cannabis Social Media Sucks!

Yep, I said it. In fact, I say it almost every day as I interact with other brands on behalf of my clients. It’s so disheartening, because I believe in this industry. I want it to be professional, and LOOK professional to those who aren’t in the industry. We have states with medical programs on…

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Facebook, Hashtags, and Cannabis

Social media in the cannabis industry is hard as it is. Why make it harder by using hashtags on your company Page posts? We can’t boost or buy ads for a lot of industry Pages. WHY would you want engagement to go down? Another reason why hashtags aren’t great on Facebook is that marketers can’t…

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My worst nightmare as a Cannabis Social Media Consultant happened.

My worst nightmare as a social media consultant happened last week. A client’s Facebook Page was unpublished. The worst part? I never, ever post anything that is selling product. I keep the content clean, with a medical slant on what I post to educate our patients. Several other cannabis industry pages were lost, but thankfully,…

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LinkedIn Tips for Your Cannabusiness on Social Media

As always, I am prompted to write something when I see something done so poorly and unprofessionally on LinkedIn. Many times, I ask myself how some of these places are still in business. I get it. Not everyone has been a heavy social media user like me and doesn’t understand there are nuances and etiquette…

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MJBizCon 2017

I am here in Vegas for MJBizCon! This is my second year coming up, and it has more than doubled in size in the last year. Seeing the growth of this industry in just a year’s time is that cliche “awe-inspiring,” but it’s true! When the show opened in 2016, the expectation was 7500 attendees. By…

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Your Cannabis Social Media Sucks!

Yep, I said it. In fact, I say it almost every day as I interact with other brands on behalf of my clients. It’s so disheartening, because I believe in this industry. I want it to be professional, and LOOK professional to those who aren’t in the industry. We have states with medical programs on…

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#420 Social Media Webinar

You all know what Black Friday is, but how about Green Weednesday? Have you thought about what you will do for your brand for 4/20? Get the most out of your social media during the 4/20 wave. Learn strategies to increase reach, gain followers, and engage in the #420 social media chatter that occurs before,…

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