Lawmaker Cites Satirical Article To Argue Against Legalizing Cannabis

There’s been a lot of discussion about medical marijuana in the Louisiana legislature this year, and not everyone involved is as informed as they should be. Thursday, the reports rolled in: a lawmaker cites satirical article to argue against legalizing cannabis for people with post-traumatic stress disorder, intractable pain, severe […]

6 Tips For Building Up A Dope Weed-Centric Instagram Account

Instagram has become a platform where users can express their interests and hobbies through hundreds of photos. So, what better way to express your love for marijuana than through a dope weed-centric Instagram page? There are thousands of weed-centric pages on Instagram. In fact, some of the best marijuana-related photography […]

The Great Cannabis Branding Conundrum in Europe

Cannabranding is buzzy. In the United States and in Canada, it is a vertical that is developing fast along with the multi-billion dollar legitimizing cannabis market. In both the United States and Canada, digital marketing to promote brands is a hot topic. Social media has firmly rolled over traditional advertising […]

Cops Thought They Found $100K Worth of Weed, But They Were Wrong

A National Guard helicopter hovered overhead as teams from four different Missouri police and sheriffs’ departments bushwhacked through a field of tall green plants. They slashed through the woods to discover what they called “one of the largest marijuana grow seizures in the area.” The raiders chopped down the plants […]

How Public Relations Firms Are Capitalizing On The Marijuana Green Rush

Photo by Javier Hasse.  This article was originally published on Benzinga, and adapted exclusively for HIGH TIMES. It’s not unusual to hear people say public relations firms have no real purpose. “They charge me to get me press coverage, which is ultimately free,” a mid-cap CEO told Benzinga at a recent […]

Is Jenny Wakeandbake Marijuana’s Most Lovable Ambassador?

Jenny Wakeandbake is a photographer, writer, vlogger, medical marijuana (MMJ) patient, cannabis advocate and ambassador for NugTools, makers of the popular Nuggy. Known on Instagram and Youtube as @Jennywakeandbake, Jenny uses both platforms to openly share her patient story while documenting her day-to-day adventures consuming and normalizing cannabis in a […]

Instagram Hackers Target Weed Business Accounts – High Times

Instagram hacking has more than doubled since last year with large accounts falling victim to intruders, especially accounts connected to the weed industry. Why? Because weed-related accounts tend to have a lot of followers and happen to be connected to legit companies that are still forced to deal only in cash. […]