• Huge Cyber Monday Vape Deals at VaporFi! Up to 35% Off!

    By Lindsay Fox Posted November 22, 2016
    vaporfi-cyber-monday-vape-deals

    Cyber Monday is one of the best times to pick up that new vaping gear you’ve had on your wish list. VaporFi has just announced their Cyber Monday vape deals, and with 35% off everything apart from cartridges over this Monday, it’s a great time to stock up.

  • Formaldehyde in E-Cigarettes: The Facts Without the Fearmongering

    By Lee Johnson Posted November 21, 2016
    Vaping Risks - Formaldehyde

    After the release of a new study looking at formaldehyde in e-cig vapor, the media has gone into a predictable frenzy of fearmongering. But what does the evidence really say?

  • Battle of the Boxes 2: Nine E-Juice Subscription Services Compared

    By Lee Johnson Posted November 15, 2016
    Best E-Liquid Subscription Services

    With so many e-liquid companies vying for your custom, e-juice subscription services help you navigate the options and find your new all day vape. If you’re looking to sign up for an e-liquid subscription service, however, the decision is getting progressively more difficult to make, so which is right for your needs? Here’s an updated run-down of the different e-juice subscription services.

  • How to Build an RDA Coil: A Beginner’s Guide

    By Lee Johnson Posted October 28, 2016
    Coil Building Guide

      With vaping, better performance generally comes with increased complexity, and nowhere is this more obvious than with rebuildable atomizers. Vapers enthusiastically recommend rebuildable dripping atomizers (RDAs, for short) to fellow vapers. But when you first pick one up, the unanimous response is a “what the hell am I supposed to do with this thing?”   You may feel out of your depth the first time you see a mod. […]

  • Is High VG E-Juice Right for You? Here Are 6 Things to Consider

    By Lee Johnson Posted August 29, 2016
    Choosing Your PG/VG Ratio

      Back in the cigalike days of e-cigarettes, high VG e-juice was basically unheard of. The most popular mix in those days was 80% PG, with much more PG than VG. But over the past few years, as vaping technology has evolved, vapers have started making different choices. High VG e-liquid seems to be getting more and more popular.   But why? What are the benefits of Vegetable Glycerin e-juice? […]

  • How to Extend the Life of Your Atomizer Heads

    By Lindsay Fox Posted August 5, 2016
    Increase Coil Head Lifespan

    If your brand new atomizer head is only lasting you a few days – rather than the 1 to 2 weeks you can ordinarily get out of one – you’ll end up spending loads of money on vaping. So what’s the problem? Can it be fixed? Here’s a brief guide to getting the most out of your atomizer heads.

  • 9 Ways to Improve Vapor Production from Your E-Cig

    By Lindsay Fox Posted July 15, 2016
    Cloud Chasing 101

    There are tons of ways to improve your vapor production, and although there are certain types of e-cig and atomizer that are better-suited to it, there are many things you can do to improve the vapor production with whatever device you have now. Here are 9 of them.

  • What is Temperature Control Vaping?

    By Lindsay Fox Posted June 30, 2016
    Guide to TC Vaping

    These days you’ll barely ever see a mod released which doesn’t offer temperature control. But what is TC vaping? How does it work? Why would you want to use it? What coils can you use with it? Here’s everything you need to know.

  • The One-Puff “Gateway Effect:” Three Studies, One Fatal Error

    By Lindsay Fox Posted June 15, 2016
    E-Cigs Gateway Effect

    A new study has led to some predictable, tiresome claims that e-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking, but it commits a laughable error also found in two other recent gateway studies: focusing on students who’ve taken a single puff of an e-cigarette rather than anything approaching regular use.

  • Best Sub Ohm Tanks and Vape Tanks

    By Lindsay Fox Posted June 8, 2016
    Best Sub Ohm Tanks Guide

    The competition for the best sub ohm tank is pretty fierce, and choosing the right one for your vaping needs isn’t always easy. To help you find the best vape tank, we surveyed ordinary vapers on their favorite tanks, and we’ve used the results to put together a definitive top 10.

  • The Basics of Vaping: An Introduction to VV/VW Mods

    By Lindsay Fox Posted June 4, 2016
    E-Cigarette Mods Explained

      Although eGo-style or cigalike devices are generally preferred by those first getting started with vaping, it usually doesn’t take too long for newer vapers to make the move towards more advanced mods. Most mods these days are variable voltage / variable wattage (VV/VW) devices, which allow you to choose your own power setting and support a much wider range of atomizers. These represent a big step up when it […]

  • The Basics of Vaping: The Smokers’ Guide to Vaping Technique

    By Lindsay Fox Posted June 1, 2016
    Guide to Vaping for Smokers

    The core appeal of vaping is that it’s very, very similar to smoking. To switch, pretty much all you have to do is vape when you would have smoked and try to resist any cravings. However, it’s really a little more complicated than that. So here’s a brief guide for smokers new to vaping who are looking to get the most they can out of it.

  • The CDC’s Misguided, Dangerous and Dishonest War on Vaping

    By Lindsay Fox Posted May 20, 2016
    CDC E-Cig Studies

    While in the UK, the Royal College of Physicians and Public Health England wholeheartedly endorse vaping and actively refute many of the absurd claims made in opposition of e-cigs, the CDC’s prohibitionist, alarmist mindset continues unabated.

  • The FDA “Protects Public Health” With Antiquated Technology, Big Tobacco and Black Markets

    By Lindsay Fox Posted May 10, 2016
    FDA E-Cig Prohibition

    As everyone has heard by now, the FDA’s disastrous proposal to regulate e-cigarettes as tobacco products has gone ahead with none of the changes vaping advocates may have been hoping for. We wanted continued innovation with improved product standards; we got thinly-veiled prohibition.

  • Best Cheap Vape Mods Under $50

    By Lindsay Fox Posted May 6, 2016
    Best E-Cigs Under $50 for 2015

    Getting started with vaping doesn’t have to be expensive. We conducted several polls asking vapers to vote for their favorite devices, and we’ve used the results to put together a definitive list of the best e-cigarettes under $50. For anybody interested in starting to vape but not wanting to spend too much getting set up, these affordable e-cigarettes are the perfect solution.

  • The Basics of Vaping: Clearomizers and Tanks – Changing Coils and Filling Up

    By Lindsay Fox Posted April 28, 2016
    Vaping - Changing Coils and Filling Up

    Two of the most common tasks you’ll have to do as a vaper is filling up a tank or clearomizer and replacing a spent coil for a new one. Thankfully for new vapers, these are both really easy to accomplish, regardless of the type of tank or clearomizer you have. Here’s how to do it.

  • The Basics of Vaping – Types of E-Cig Atomizers and Vape Tanks

    By Lindsay Fox Posted April 23, 2016
    E-Cigarette Atomizers

    The atomizer is what turns your e-juice into delicious, inhalable vapor, but like everything else when it comes to vaping, there are tons of options on the market, and to a beginner, it can seem very overwhelming. Should you get a sub-ohm tank or a basic clearomizer? What are RBAs, RTAs and RDAs? Does it really make a difference what atomizer you use?

  • Monstering: Why Nicotine Replacement Therapies Are a Threat to Public Health

    By Lee Johnson Posted April 20, 2016
    Vaping vs. NRT

    Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) isn’t as benign as Big Pharma wants you to believe. They may have suckered politicians, doctors and scientists into supporting their trade in an addictive drug, but with my powers of cherry-picking, misrepresentation and lies of omission, I can reveal the truth: NRT is a serious threat to public health.

  • Minimum Effort, Maximum Impact: The Anti-Vaping Junk Science of Rebecca Williams

    By Lindsay Fox Posted April 17, 2016
    Bad Science on Vaping

    If you want a constant stream of junk science on a topic, one thing you’ll need is some researchers willing to crank out a shoddy paper in support of your cause, ideally without putting too much work into it. And the University of North Carolina’s Rebecca Williams has mastered the art.

  • 6 Misleading Pro-Vaping Arguments We Should Stop Using

    By Lee Johnson Posted March 27, 2016
    Pro E-Cigarette Myths

    We’ve spent plenty of time tackling anti-vaping myths since the site got started, but it isn’t just those opposed to vaping that often spout mistruths or plain misleading statements. In fact, there are quite a few pro-vaping myths that we should stop repeating if we want to be taken seriously.