What is a Cola?




In cannabis cultivation, a cola refers to the tight clusters of buds formed at the flowering site of a female cannabis plant.

Our name is a nod to the blossoming, flowering and growing of great things.

We are ColaDigital.

Marijuana and Cannabis Marketing Experts

ColaDigital.ca is the cannabis marketing experts division of VPDM Digital Marketing that focuses solely on cannabis marketing and dispensary marketing strategyexecution, and management.

We provide marijuana and cannabis businesses with expert, data-driven, and results-oriented digital strategies designed to:

  • Increase search engine rankings
  • Amplify social media presence
  • Generate highly qualified leads
  • Expand your customer base
  • Deliver significant ROI and increased revenues

What makes us unique cannabis marketing experts is our years of experience with strategy, implementation, and execution of successful digital marketing strategies since 2004.

Our clients include current cannabis and marijuana companies, as well as hundreds of B2B and B2C companies in a diverse range of business sectors.

We’re based in Canada and work with cannabis companies worldwide.

We’re located at 11 Bond Street, Unit #101 in downtown St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.

Our current clients are in the United States, the United Kingdom (UK), and Canada. We work with CBD companies worldwide!

If you’d like to book an in-person meeting or marijuana marketing consultation, contact us here.

Our Cannabis Marketing Services

We offer data-driven performance marketing solutions for businesses who sell products and services in the medical marijuana and recreational cannabis industries. Our marijuana marketing services include:

  1. Custom Website Development (more info)
  2. eCommerce Website Development (more info)
  3. Search Engine Optimization – SEO (more info)
  4. Social Media Advertising & Retargeting (more info)
  5. Daily Social Media Management (more info)
  6. Content Marketing (more info)
  7. Google Advertising (more info)
  8. Logo Design (more info)

What We Can Do For Your Marijuana Business

Our experienced digital marketers, web developers, and graphic designers have worked on over 65 B2B and B2C companies across North America since 2014.

We’ve recently worked with national businesses in the medical marijuana space including the Alternative Health Association of Canada (AHAOC), and the Canadian Greenhouse Conference 2017 & 2018. View our case studies for more information.

We also currently work with online CBD dispensaries, online marijuana dispensaries, as well as retail cannabis stores. See our clients or our portfolio for more information.

To learn about our approach to cannabis and CBD marketing, please go here.

Founder and Management Team

Vee Popat is the founder of ColaDigital Cannabis Marketing and your main point of contact.

He and the team at ColaDigital.ca and VPDM Digital Marketing are responsible and accountable to execute all of our cannabis and marijuana marketing projects. More.

Cannabis & CBD Content Writer

Sam is a freelance writer specializing in the cannabis industry.

In the last three years, he has covered many topics in the space ranging from news, government regulations, cultivation, vaping, culture, CBD/hemp, health & wellness, etc.

He’s excited to share his knowledge of cannabis, CBD, and hemp, with both consumers and businesses!

Are you ready to amplify your marijuana marketing?

Contact us and let’s start a conversation.

Cannabis Content Writer

Jacob Levine, our cannabis content writer, has spent the last couple of years writing content for cannabis websites.

Recently, he published his first book “Cannabis Discourse” to share his knowledge about today’s discussions, opinions, and perceptions about cannabis. He covers topics such as marijuana prohibition, drug policies, marijuana legalization, cannabis culture, laws and regulations, strain reviews, and more. More.

Are you ready to amplify your marijuana marketing?

Contact us and let’s start a conversation.

What People Say About Our Work

We have used Cola Digital for more than a year, Vee Popat and his team Cola Digital are amazing to deal with and get results for your business.

I would not hesitate to recommend anyone (and have recommended several companies) to Cola Digital if they are looking to grow their business with help of SEO and digital marketing.

Do yourself a favour and hire Cola Digital!

Dhwanit Modi | Owner | The6ixCannabis.ca | Ajax, ON

“Vee is awesome, super honest and a nice guy. He goes above and beyond, I would definitely recommend him to others. Best SEO services for the Cannabis industry. Thank you!”

Daniel Lynes | Co-Owner | TheBakeryCannabis.ca | Toronto, ON

“I wanted to share that we’ve gone with an agency out of Canada that has built a Hemp/CBD/Cannabis client practice.
They don’t do anything else. Price + personality + expertise all line up very well for us.”

Daniel Stoops | Founder & COO | Danodan.com | Portland, OR, USA.

We recently hired Vee and his team at Cola Digital to be in charge of our SEO and blog content services. We wanted a company that was knowledgeable in the cannabis space and could tailor our marketing strategies to coincide with where the industry is and where it is headed. After roughly 5 months of working with ColaDigital, we can confidently say that we made the right choice and we have seen more traffic to the site and more leads coming in.

We highly recommend ColaDigital to anyone looking for a reputable and trusted marketing company who knows what they are doing!

Don Henke | Sales Manager | MMI Agriculture

Thank you very much for being easy to work with, that has been such a help during the crazy past couple of months launching our CBD brand.

Matt Nasca | E-Commerce Manager | Hempulent CBD

“Vee, I want to thank you for following thru on all the things you said you would do.

We have used companies like yours before and it was a bust!

You have been a joy to work with. Thank you!”

Maryann Stanger | Owner | Zatural.com

“Vee and his team at ColaDigital are outstanding!

Vee delivers on everything he says he will- a big plus in this online world with so many flies by night operations.

We have contracted ColaDigital for multiple engagements- all are delivered by the date promised; a very organized and well-planned organization.

Looking forward to working with Vee and his team for the long term!”

Aaron Byers, Co-Owner, cvBotanicals.com

“Vee and his team have been instrumental in growing my conference and expanding our reach to new audiences. They were patient with my learning curve, very accessible, responsible in handling my account budget and thorough in their reporting. I have the utmost confidence in ColaDigital.ca to help us achieve our marketing goals.”

Glenna Cairnie, Canadian Greenhouse Conference

“Vee and his team at ColaDigital.ca bring energy and creativity to everything they do. From community management to web design, to performance marketing, I can trust ColaDigital.ca to bring fresh thinking and strategy to the table.

A huge benefit of working with ColaDigital.ca is their ability to dissect the customer experience, whether it be online or offline.

Through analysis and collaboration ColaDigital can help you accomplish your goals, whether your goal is to acquire new customers or sell more to existing, ColaDigital.ca have the strategic thinking to help you stand out from the crowd.”

Mick Higgins, CMO, Caddle Inc.

“I’ve been around the viral marketing scene for almost 20 years, and what Vee has done with Nightmares is at the top of my list of amazing. So good in fact, that I spotlighted him in one of my books as the example of how to do viral marketing right. Besides being a good guy and smart as a whip, he understands community and viral marketing better than most.”

Scott Stratten, @UnMarketing




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