Cannabis Sector Apps Social Media Traction – September 2015


This month we initiated coverage of BlazeNow, Cashinbis, WebJoint, WeedDepot and WeedEverWorld.

Dave, DispensaryWeed, IMarijuanaAuctions, Kush World and Sesh App were eliminated from our list because their accounts could not be found in most social media we cover or have insignificant metrics.   We continue to monitor them for signs of life.


Budfolio updated its app on August 4, 2015.

HighThere updated its app on August 21, 2015.

MassRoots updated its app on August 13, 2015.

Green2Go website now operates under AskMJane.

WeedEverWorld website says it will be back on October 1, 2015.


Weedmaps leads in YouTube subscribers, Visitor Time on Website and AppStore number of reviews.

MassRoots leads in Instagram and Twitter followers.

Leafly leads on Google+, and PlayStore number of reviews.

THCFinder leads on Facebook likes.

SpeedWeed leads on Website page views per visitor.


Upside: MassRoots and Leafly.  MassRoots had more than 1,000% growth in Google+ views, 11,647 views total.

Leafly had 141% more AppStore reviews, 176 reviews in total.

Downside: JointBuds and Budfolio. Both were off in Website Views (JointBuds -30%, now 2.8 page views per visitor and Budfolio -40%, now 3.1) and Time on Site (JointBuds -32%, now 3.44 minutes per visitor, and Budfolio -19%, 4.33).

All data are from September 1, 2015.

37 user-side software apps in the cannabis sector are covered in this report.  8 platforms form the source of the data.  Our metrics include: Instagram Followers vs. Posts, Facebook Likes vs. Chatter, Twitter Followers vs. Posts, YouTube Subscribers vs Views, Google+ Subscribers vs. Views, iOS Reviews vs. Ratings, Android Reviews vs. Ratings, Android Downloads, Website Views vs Time on Site and Number of Websites Linking in.  Click on link below to view PDF with full table, charts and graphs.

September 2015 Traction Report

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