This is a great introductory whip because it's fairly simple to learn. In my opinion, it's even easier than Plastic Whip. And besides that, it's also a pretty cool-looking trick with quite a few things you can do with it.
Some people say that before you do the whip, you should twist your throwhand in towards yourself around the string. I don't really notice very much difference this makes, which is why I didn't put it in the actual tutorial, but you can still try it if