One thing that is unique to the cannabis industry versus most others when it comes to paid search advertising (SEM) using mediums such as Google and Bing is that this is not an option available for most cannabis content sites of any variety. Bing and Google do not allow paid search ads to run within their networks for dispensaries & other core cannabis brand web sites. This takes away potentially 50% of the search engine advertising opportunities, leaving only one big opportunity available to get found in search, and that is SEO or the process of Search Engine Optimization. You now are left with this question. What is SEO ? -Determining if your site is already optimized for search engines couldn’t be simpler. Select [...]
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