Jon at 420list.org answered a few questions for Toke of the Town.
Toke: How long has 420list.org been operating?
Jon: The official launch was on 4/20/10.
Toke: How many dispensaries are listed?
Jon: Currently there are 1,191 dispensaries (including delivery services), and 98 doctors listed.
Toke: How many states do you have listings for?
Jon: All 15 medical marijuana states, plus other states for news, etc.
Toke: While the dispensary section of the site seems the busiest, the classifieds -- including listings from patients looking to buy, sell or trade medicine and equipment -- also get some hits. Have you gotten much feedback from users of the clasifieds?
Jon: This category has been growing in popularity and is designed for use by both patients and dispensaries.
Toke: What is the most common misperception people have regarding 420list.org?
Jon: That is is just classifieds. It is a platform for patients to share not only classified ads, but also listings, events, news, and more.
Toke: What is the most important thing for patients to know regarding 420list.org?
Jon: There is no central hub for medical marijuana information. 420list.org serves to facilitate communication between patients and dispensaries with local and real-time ads. It is free to view and post ads.
Toke: What are some ways people can use 420list.org?
Jon: Get your message out the community -- organize events, promote sales and specials, and find and communicate with other members and activists in the community. You can find real-time news, events, and ads for your area.