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Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to The-Vug Frequently Asked Questions page. If you are new to The-Vug here is where you should start. The-Vug contains hundreds of links to websites related to all aspects of the rock and mineral hobby. Below is a list of questions to help you find what you are looking for quickly and easily.

Thank-You for visiting The Vug!

What is The Vug?

The Vug is THE portal to all things rock & mineral on the web. We provide links to mineral websites and The-Vug produced content, including free videos and articles. Our main focus, since inception, is to feature the fresh updates posted online on the front page of the site. That is the main reason people visit our site. Simpler than signing up for every mailing list, you can come to every day and see who has put new minerals online. We also feature news stories and things of note.

How can I get my website listed on The Vug?

It's Easy and Free! To have your website listed on the Vug all you have to do is send an email containing the website name, address and a brief description to We will review the submission and then place the name of the website, a small description, and a link to your website in the correct category. In return all we ask is that you link back to us on your website. You can use one of our banners here or you can use the text below to link to
The Vug: THE portal to everything rock & mineral related on the web!

Please remember to check to make sure your website isn't allready listed before you send us an email. You would be surprised how many times we are asked to add a website that is already linked.

The Vug does offer a variety of very affordable advertising packages. Please refer to our Advertising Page for rates.

Why don't some of the links work when I click them?

If you see a link not working, please send a fixit note to and I will get coding! We make every attmept to make sure everything is nice and tidy on the site, so please let us know what we can do to make your visit satisfying!

So what is this website for??

With around 1,000 unique visitors per day, is simply our way of providing the internet with the newest minerals online, the links to mineral shows and clubs around the united states, articles both new and old and always fresh content telling you what is going on in the mineral world.

What is the contact information for

You can find me online via email at Pu Tzu at

If you want to send a letter/payment please use this address:
110 North Main st.
Sebastopol, CA 95472

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