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Where Can I Discuss Electronic Cigarettes?

Discussion Forums have become a huge success online, and now days there is a forum for almost every niche that interests you. That said, when you want to discuss electronic cigarettes, you'll want to visit an electronic cigarette forum. There are plenty of e-cig forums that have sprouted throughout the years, and one place vapers have flocked to is the Ecig Advanced Forums. There are forums of all different types for discussions as well as providing some awesome opportunities to win free e-cig gear, such as the "Contests…

The Difference Between An Advanced Personal Vaporizer and A Stick Ecig

As you continue on your journey with electronic cigarettes, you'll likely want to explore other ways of receiving your nicotine, such as using advanced personal vaporizers. A stick ecig is the basics electronic cigarette. They require almost no maintenance and the kits you purchase them in usually comes with extra cartridges, allowing you to spend less refilling with e-liquid, and more time vaping. A stick ecig typically looks just like a real traditional cigarette; though many have slight changes in appearance. They tend to…

Can You Use Electronic Cigarettes At Work?

Electronic cigarette companies and the media portray electronic cigarettes as if they can literally be used 'anywhere', but in reality that's not always the case. Though some employers may let you use your electronic cigarette in the workplace, that doesn't mean all of them will. E-cigarettes are being put under the tobacco product classification, so some retail stores have included them in bans, such as the more upsetting Starbucks ban that took place on June 1. Even with such bans, many stores, bars, lounges and…

Where Can I Find Menthol Electronic Cigarettes?

Menthol cigarettes are quite popular among smokers, and luckily, electronic cigarettes have many menthol flavors. Being that it is so common, finding menthol electronic cigarettes is quite easy. Most e-cigarette companies offer a choice in flavor selection. Many of them have menthol flavors, tobacco flavors, and even flavors you're not used to, like cherries. Flavors have played a huge role in the growth of electronic cigarettes. While some users try to get away from the traditional taste of cigarettes, others are exploring…

Where To Buy E-Cig Mods?

Though stick style ecigs cover the majority of the market, ecig mods are becoming more common at vape shops and ecig websites. Where to buy e-cig mods? Well, there are plenty of sites that offer high quality devices, with many features that will suit every need. However, there is one website that is known for its selection of mods. The site has been around for quite a while and has made an outstanding impression among the online vaping community. AltSmoke created the "Silver Bullet" mod more than two years ago. This mod…

Do Electronic Cigarettes Work?

Yes, electronic cigarettes work. In fact, sales of electronic cigarettes are expected to double to $1 billion this year (2013). They work so well that all 3 of the US's leading tobacco companies have entered the industry- Altria Group, Reynolds American and Lorillard. It's simple to understand why electronic cigarettes work as well. You get to continue the act of smoking, hand to mouth movements, the inhale/exhale, the throat hit and the actual act of holding a cigarette. The difference is, you're holding an e-cigarette and…

Can I Use Electronic Cigarettes To Quit Smoking?

Electronic cigarettes were actually designed as an alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes. Meaning, you are receiving the same benefits from smoking, but without the 4,000 chemicals that are known to cause harm to the body. Rather than smoking, you'll be vaping (so named because of the 'vapor' emitted). That said, using electronic cigarettes to quit smoking may be possible. In fact, millions of people have already quit smoking and permanently switched to electronic cigarettes. It's so easy with electronic cigarettes,…

How To Use An E-Cig?

Using an E-Cig is very easy. Though it may take a bit more work to maintain your electronic cigarette, that little bit of maintenance is worth keeping your device in perfect condition. If you've finally decided to quit smoking and have ordered your first e-cig or even if you're just interested in how to use an e-cig, we're here to help. Charging The Battery Your electronic cigarette is just like many of the electronic devices you use today. They all have to stay charged in order to work. Most electronic cigarette starter…

What Should Come In A E-Cig Starter Kit?

The e-cig starter kit is possibly one of the most purchased items in this electronic cigarette industry. Just about every company offers them and these days, but it can be hard to find them in retail locations. So, what should come in one of these e-cig starter kits? A starter kit should come with everything you need to get started with electronic cigarettes. Most e-cig starter kits consist of 2 batteries, which power your cartomizers. A kit comes with about 5 pre-filled cartomizers, typically. The cartomizer screws onto the…

Which Electronic Cigarettes Use Liquid?

All electronic cigarettes use a liquid solution, also known as E-Liquid. However, not all e-liquid contains nicotine. In order for you to receive vapor from the electronic cigarette, you must have e-liquid. Here's how it works, the e-liquid is inside of a cartridge wicks to a coil that is also known as the 'atomizer'. Once the e-cigarette battery is activated, it heats the atomizer and turns it into a vapor. The user then inhales the vapor from the mouth piece. The e-liquid solution used in electronic cigarettes consists of…

What Is A Clearomizer?

What is a Clearomizer? Simply put, a clear Cartomizer. Though very similar to a cartomizer, the clearomizer does have a difference. When the clearomizer first appeared in the e-cigarette market, it was very similar to a cartomizer. In fact, it had the filler (with the addition of a long wick) and coil assembly as well. Since then, the clearomizer has evolved and electronic cigarette manufactures have improved the earlier design. The clearomizer has moved on from its standard cartomizer look, to a now more easily refillable…

Where To Buy Electronic Cigarettes With No Nicotine?

Finding and purchasing an electronic cigarette with no nicotine is quite easy. Most e-cigarette companies will offer a selection of strengths with your e-liquid. Though the majority of ecig users do use nicotine, there are those that do not. Many e-cig users don't use nicotine because they're trying to wean themselves from the act of smoking or simply because they enjoy using electronic cigarettes, but do not want the nicotine along with it. This is why electronic cigarettes have become so popular. They're the perfect…

Are Electronic Cigarettes Unsafe?

Believe it or not, but electronic cigarettes have not posed any risk for the public's safety. Though we can't tell you that they are totally safe (because they're not yet FDA approved), we can say that they are less harmful than traditional cigarettes. Those who are opposed to this new miracle cigarette will create a facade of lies to distract you. They spout unproven claims just to keep you smoking tobacco cigarettes. Luckily for the electronic cigarette industry, millions that have tried electronic cigarettes have stood…

What Is Variable Wattage?

Variable Wattage is one of the more advanced features that you can find on modified devices today. Many prefer this over Variable Voltage, because no matter what atomizer, cartomizer or tank you put on your device, the variable wattage will adjust to the Ohm's they are and you'll receive the same vape each time. (With variable voltage, depending on the Ohm's of your atomizer/cartomizer, the wattage may fluctuate.) With Variable Voltage or VW for short; the user chooses a watt level (for vaping it means heat), generally by a…

What Is A Stick Style E-Cig?

Though electronic cigarettes come in many shapes, sizes and colors; the Stick Style E-Cig was first introduced in this particular form and is still to this day the largest selling type of E-Cigarette. (Other types/sizes of e-cigs are: eGo (cigar sized), and modified devices such as the Provari and Gripper.) The stick style e-cig is also known as a look-a-like; it mimics the look, feel and performance of a typical tobacco cigarette. These type of e-cigarettes have a battery similar in size to a real cigarette. At the end, it…

What Is A Cartomizer?

Blank cartridges are a thing of the past and with the electronic cigarette industry moving quickly, hardware designs are continuously improving. That said, cartomizers have replaced them, becoming the standard of electronic cigarettes you see today. A cartomizer is a metal tube, open on one end and has a threading on the opposite end that screws into your e-cigarette battery. There are many types of threading patterns that come on cartomizers, such as 901, 801, 401, and the most common 510 threading. These threading patterns…

What’s A Drip Tip?

The Drip Tip is probably the most basic piece of hardware when it comes to electronic cigarettes, but surprisingly it has also been one of the most popular as well. It comes in many shapes, sizes, and colors. They're super simple, in fact, they're only used as a mouth piece. But this small and uniquely shaped product has been one of the most purchased products for electronic cigarettes. Though a drip tip is small and it serves just one purpose, there is a history behind them that many didn't know existed. See, drip tips…

What Is Variable Voltage?

Variable Voltage, what many refer to as "VV", is a feature found in some advanced personal vaporizers that allow the user to manually adjust the voltage being provided to the atomizer (or cartomizer) heating coils. Typically, the voltage circuit will allow for a range of voltages typically starting at 3.0 volts all the way up to 6.0 volts – this being the output for different variants in battery types and sizes. Some APV's (advanced personal vaporizers) may have a boost circuit that will allow for higher voltages. The…

What Is an eGo Style E-Cig?

Check out our review of the top rated ego on the market: The Volcano Inferno. Use the code volcodeAFecs to save 10% Though there are many styles, shapes and sizes that make up the electronic cigarette market, the eGo style e-cig has become one of the more common choices among users who want longer battery life. The eGo style e-cig can be placed in a certain category, kind of an intermediate level, but what's so great about the eGo is that any user, no matter the level of experience, will find this style of…

How Long Do E-Cig Batteries Last?

This question may seem simple, but there's actually more to it. It varies on which e-cig brand you use and the kind of vaper (e-cig user) you are. Most e-cigs will last around a days time, while others may not last even that long. It all comes down to how often you use your e-cig. You'll find yourself in a position where a fully charged battery in the morning has run down by the end of the day. This is why most electronic cigarette users prefer to purchase a starter kit, which typically comes with an extra battery. Another…

What Are Electronic Cigarettes Pros and Cons?

Electronic Cigarettes have become a huge hit among tobacco users and that's because they're finding out that the many pros outweigh the cons. Let's break it down so that you can judge for yourself... The Pros Smoking Cessation: The great thing about electronic cigarettes is that you can get the same smoking cessation from that of a tobacco cigarette, but without the harmful chemicals. You get the hand to mouth movement you've become so used to, the nicotine you enjoy, and the ability to exhale smoke (or in this case, vapor)…

Are Electronic Cigarettes Legal Indoors?

A tough question with mixed results. The answer is yes, and no. Let me explain... While an electronic cigarette may be illegal to use indoors in some states, in other states it isn't. The cause of course is smoking bans which include electronic cigarettes. See, many states are already classifying electronic cigarettes as a tobacco product. Being that they've been put in this class, they're also being included in bans that prohibit tobacco smokers from smoking indoors, such as restaurants, retail stores and like the most…

Where Can I Find Answers To Electronic Cigarette Questions?

At Ecig Advanced!  Sorry to toot our own horn, but... toot toot! We've built this site around helping and influencing smokers and electronic cigarette users alike. Though it started off with reviews of electronic cigarettes, it quickly changed as we learned more about them ourselves. We've set a new path to become more, well.... advanced, while at the same time continuing to offer information on every level of experience. Staying organized and keeping a clean, easy to navigate  site is something that were focusing on here at…

Are Electronic Cigarettes FDA Approved?

An age old question for many, are electronic cigarettes FDA approved yet? In fact, the FDA has announced that they plan to regulate the vapor emitting products, but have taken no action as of yet. Many products are under review, but with electronic cigarettes they are currently biding their time. There's quite a lot that goes into approving a product millions of Americans will be using each day. It isn't just a case of 'ok, they work, approved!'. "As the safety and efficacy of e-cigarettes have not been fully studied,…

What is E-Liquid?

E-Liquid or E-Juice is a liquid mixture that's heated and inhaled from electronic cigarettes. It produces the delicious vapor that makes e-smoking or "vaping" so great. The flavor and amount of vapor produced is determined by the ingredients of the e-liquid being used, as well as the electrical components of the e-cig itself. The ingredients also determine nicotine content and throat hit, which is the mild burning sensation produced by some e-liquid that emulates the feel of smoke. E-Liquid Ingredients E-Liquid is comprised…

Which E-Cigarette Is The Best?

What is the Best E-Cig / Electronic Cigarette? (Video Guide) That's a really good question. A great place to start is by watching the above video. If you want to know more about a particular brand, take a look at our reviews. When you feel like you've found the right one, head over to our e-cig coupon page to save on all the top brands. Depending on your preferences as a new user or former smoker, the best electronic cigarette can vary widely. For some, the best e-cig is a good mix of performance and size, you might call…

Can I Smoke My E-cig In Public?

Considering that e cigs produce a harmless vapor that leaves no lingering odor or residue (as confirmed by the recent IVAQS study), smoking your e-cigarette in public should be completely fine, although this is not always the case. Many cities as well as college campuses and businesses have included e-cigarettes in their already existing smoking ban, clearly ignoring the massive difference between a normal cigarette (analogue) and electronic cigarettes. And this is becoming the case all too often. Part of our mission…