DENVER, Nov. 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Social Life Network, Inc. (OTC: WDLF), a business social network and digital marketplace company with media properties in the rapidly expanding legal cannabis industry, is pleased to report steady growth in traffic numbers for The WeedLife Network's website and mobile app, WeedElect.com, since its debut in late 2015. Site traffic has risen precipitously over the past few months – to over 900,000 page views per month -- as voters in a record nine states consider cannabis legalization next month.
"We've watched as traffic for WeedElect.com and our other, generalized marijuana and hemp news site, WeedWorthy.com, have increased significantly over the past year," says Shawn Tapp, CEO and co-founder of The WeedLife Network and a 21-year veteran of digital marketing. "This surge in interest regarding the political side of cannabis underscores how widespread the marijuana legalization movement has become, and how cannabis has become an important topic in America's political dialogue."
WeedElect.com features daily updates on news regarding the politics of cannabis in the U.S. and Canada. It also has a breakdown of marijuana laws in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as information regarding local elected officials, cannabis policies and political races; including news on where the presidential candidates stand when it comes to marijuana legalization.
WeedElect is just one of the more than 40 websites that are part of The WeedLife Network; a network devoted to legal cannabis organizations, businesses and consumers.
The WeedLife Network is a wholly-owned property of Social Life Network, Inc. which trades on OTC Markets under the symbol: WDLF. Social Life Networks, Inc. is a group of free-to-use and subscription based social websites and marketing apps specifically designed to accelerate the growth of the cannabis industry and shorten the business learning curve for new companies entering the marketplace.
The network provides an online social platform of connected websites and applications that target the many consumer and business demographics in the cannabis industry, in effort to bring them together for easier collaboration. More information can be found at http://www.social-life-network.com.
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