Cigar Advisor Magazine Relaunches With New, Free Content

An Enhanced Learning Experience Now Serves Both Cigar Novices & Aficionados

Cigar Advisor Relaunch

Based on the most popular videos at the Cigar Advisor YouTube channel, the two most commonly asked questions the magazine’s editors receive are “How to smoke a cigar” and “How to season a humidor.” Their free advice on these two topics has been viewed over 680,000 times; now, the Cigar Advisors have expanded their multimedia resources to include cigar recommendations for certain occasions, plus drink and cigar pairings. These are just a few of the featured tools offered for free at the newly overhauled Cigar Advisor website, where cigar lovers will now enjoy a faster, more satisfying visit when searching for cigar reviews, recommendations and cigar advice.

"Cigar Advisor started 10 years ago as a simple blog page with a weekly newsletter. Today, it’s evolved into a full, free library of how-to guides and videos, cigar reviews and on-demand info," said Cigar Advisor Managing Editor, John Pullo. "Whether someone is new to cigars, or they’re a seasoned enthusiast – there’s plenty to discover at the new"

Cigar Advisor started 10 years ago as a simple blog page with a weekly newsletter. Today, it's evolved into a full, free library of how-to guides and videos, cigar reviews and on-demand info.

John Pullo, Cigar Advisor Managing Editor

Powered by Famous Smoke Shop’s 79-plus years in the premium cigar business, and based on generations’ worth of knowledge and experience in the tobacco industry – the online magazine’s editors have created a destination “devoted to cigar satisfaction, a place for our cigar community to share our collective smoking experiences we learned by watching the pros and asking questions of the cigar hobby’s elder statesmen. It’s our duty now to pay that forward.” Here’s a sampling of’s easy-browsing sections:

·         Cigar Buying Guidesretooled for a more robust mobile experience, it’s easy to take the’s Buying Guides into any local cigar shop for hassle-free help in choosing the right cigars - affordably.

·         Cigar Humidificationreaders can learn how a humidor works, plus get quick, easy lessons on how to keep cigars fresh and ready-to-smoke.

·         Cigar Makersmore than articles on the people who make cigars, the Master Blenders tell their stories and experience in their own voices, and their own written words.

·         Cigar Reviewsusers can enjoy long and short-form cigar reviews, videos, and in-depth compilations that cover entire cigar brands like Montecristo, Cohiba, La Gloria Cubana and more.

·         Cigars 101 – certified tobacconist-quality advice and answers to common cigar questions, plus the “basics” of cigar smoking: how to cut a cigar, how to light a cigar, and terms every smoker needs to know.

A Food & Drink section supplements the magazine’s Cigar Pairing Guides with more ideas for matching cigars with wine, spirits and beer, while the Cigar Advisor “Must Reads” include tips on spotting fake Cuban cigars. The new site also offers guidance on FDA cigar regulations, plus free downloadable tools to help welcome newcomers to the premium cigar experience.

John added: “Videos are a huge draw for cigar enthusiasts like us, and has plenty to share.” The editors use short videos to teach cigar smoking tips and hacks, while more in-depth Cigar Advisor presentations feature their Review Panel judging new cigars, virtual tours of tobacco growing field operations, and how cigar box guitars are made. “With this new format,” said Pullo, “the topics available to inquisitive cigar lovers – ourselves included - are virtually unlimited.”

About Cigar Advisor 
Cigar Advisor, the nation’s premiere online cigar magazine, proudly serves cigar enthusiasts with a uniquely down-to-earth perspective on the enjoyment of premium cigars. Well-known and highly regarded for providing acclaimed educational cigar content and behind-the-scenes industry articles from some of the business’s top names, the Cigar Advisor editors deliver an array of content that speaks directly to those who enjoy the cigar lifestyle. 

Source: Famous Smoke Shop