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Three Innovative Ways to Market Your Product on Pinterest

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Is Pinterest part of your social media marketing strategy? How do you use Pinterest for your business? Emily Connor has some tips to help you master Pinterest marketing. The post Three Innovative Ways to Market Your Product on Pinterest appeared first on Spin Sucks.

5 Things Everyone Should Know About Pinterest


If you’re a parent, you probably recognize Pinterest as the place where overachieving parents go to make the rest of us feel inadequate. No more is this uniqueness demonstrated than in the PepsiCo’s Quaker Oats Pinterest page. Pinterest is engineered for monetization.

Will Facebook Collections Kill Pinterest?

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But I’m not sure how I feel about it because (as most of you know) I LOVE Pinterest. Pinterest Killer? I did a webinar yesterday for Social Media Today with Beth Hayden , where we talked a ton about Pinterest, Instagram, and infographics.

Sixteen Ways to Use Pinterest for PR

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Yesterday I was invited to talk Pinterest for PR at the Public Relations Association of Louisiana in New Orleans. When Abbie Fink asked me how it went, I said, “It’s really fun talking Pinterest with 30 PR girls (and three guys).”

The Pinterest Debate Between Two Friends

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On Facebook just after the first of the year, Paul Sutton posted something about not understanding what the big deal is about Pinterest. And, to me, Pinterest falls into the same over-hyped category as Quora, Diaspora, and Path. There’s no doubt Pinterest is different.

What Facebook and Pinterest Announced This Week


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Updates From Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest


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Three Ways to Use Pinterest for Business

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I’m obsessed with Pinterest. Pinterest feeds that in a big way. Because Pinterest incorporates Facebook and Twitter, the sharing capability is automatic and the viral effect is large. Granted, there aren’t a ton of applications for a business-to-business organization, but if you’re thinking about how to share your products and services visually, you’ll want to consider Pinterest. I’m not going to lie. I blame my sister.

Three Updates from Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat


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Three Little-Known Ways to Use Pinterest to Promote Your Business

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Seemingly everyone is using the wildly popular social network, Pinterest , and blog post after blog post touts the benefits of the latest social media darling. Even though you’ve likely already read several articles about how to use Pinterest for business, hear me out.

Facebook, Pinterest and Snapchat Add More Options


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Pinterest Versus Instagram: Which One is Best For Your Brand?


I recently spoke with the director of marketing for a popular food brand who told me her organization was debating the pros and cons of Pinterest versus Instagram. Pinterest and Instagram are great ways for organizations to connect with customers. Who uses Pinterest?

6 Pinterest PR Secrets To Drive Conversions

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Social media posts that include images generate higher engagement , so it’s not surprising that image-centric platforms such as Pinterest and Instagram are getting the attention of online retailers. They’re also disproportionately using Pinterest to plan for these moments.

Yes, You Need A Pinterest Business Account

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Are you still using a personal Pinterest account to promote your business or profit-earning blog? If so, read on to find out why you need a Pinterest business account. Why Do I Need Pinterest for Business? In the meantime, this is why you need a Pinterest business account: 1.

Pinterest launches 'marketing developer program'

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Pinterest is upping its game for brands with tools aimed at making marketers’ lives easier. Pinterest is also starting to test a way for advertisers in the U.S. The image-based social platform is launching the Marketing Developer Program with 10 social publishing tool providers.

Pinterest or Instagram for Pharmaceutical Marketing? Spoiler: It’s Both.


Especially since Pinterest and Instagram are basically the same: Both are image-driven social media platforms, using visuals in marketing that encourage sharing and engage your target audience. Pinterest and Instagram have distinct purposes and applications, so a better question is: Why would you limit your reach and capabilities by choosing one over the other? A Pinterest user focuses on discovery of other user’s content in common areas of interest.

Pinterest Adds Promoted Video in This Week’s Social Updates


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Boosting your Seasonal Marketing with Pinterest

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Especially if women are your target market, Pinterest is an invaluable tool to add to your marketing toolkit. Below you’ll find three ways to boost your seasonal marketing with Pinterest. Share the Pinterest love. Don’t forget to include a link to your Pinterest board!

Using Pinterest to Grow Your Business

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Pinterest has been around for quite a while now, at least in terms of a social media platform. The post Using Pinterest to Grow Your Business appeared first on Ronn Torossian 5WPR Founder Blog.

Instagram and Pinterest announce targeted ad features

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are an important and growing part of social media, accentuated by recently announced Instagram and Pinterest features. Pinterest is on the visual and mobile marketing bandwagon as well. Pinterest is also testing animated pins, which will move when users scroll.

New Ad Products on YouTube, Facebook and Pinterest


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Pinterest opens to third-party apps

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In an effort to compete for brands’ and fans’ affections, Pinterest has opened its application program interface to all third-party tools. Earlier this summer, Pinterest opened its API to a select group of developers, which led to integrations with companies like Polyvore, IFTTT and Topshop.

Pinterest launches native video, “Explore” feature

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Pinterest has announced a pair of updates that might help the visual social media site catch up to competitors such as Twitter and Facebook. The first is native video offerings that include autoplay features for Pinterest partners (read: advertisers).

Pinterest goes after Google with new search ad product

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Pinterest is making a play to cut into Google’s dominance over the search ad market. It’s a natural progression for Pinterest, which has evolved into an important search tool for consumers seeking ideas on anything from what to have for dinner to which sofa to purchase.

Pinterest bans affiliate links, moves towards 'buy' button

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Pinterest announced Thursday it would shut down affiliate links, a move that has made many bloggers angry and has others wondering what the visual social media site is planning. So #Pinterest is removing all affiliate links from this day forward??? Pinterest bans affiliate links.

Is Pinterest the most underutilized tool in social media?

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Pinterest. After all, Pinterest is still growing at a pretty significant clip. Historically, Pinterest has done a fantastic job of driving traffic, often one of the Holy Grails of measurement for the modern marketer. 75 percent of Pinterest usage takes place on mobile devices.

How to Use a Bullet Journal for Business

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entrepreneur Time Management national clean off your desk day pinterest spin sucks goals wunderlistThere are lots of uses for a bullet journal in our personal lives, but what about for business? Gini Dietrich has some examples and shows you how to use it.

Toon Time: Pinterest to the Rescue

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Toon Time: Pinterest to the Rescue. Erin Feldman Guest Posts Social Media Waxing Off With Sarah and Sheldon clutter organizing pinterest SarahErin Feldman is the marketing communications manager at TouchSystems , a touch screen company based in Hutto, Texas.

Pinterest and Flipboard features focus on visual curation

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Thanks to Pinterest, you can now do even more with your smartphone or tablet. Pinterest also announced two other features: “Instant Ideas” and “Shop the Look.”. Shop the Look enables Pinterest users to find—and buy—products within the pins they find and curate.

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Pinterest opens ads to all brand managers

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Pinterest is about to make a lot more money—theoretically, anyway. That means even the mom-and-pop shops can now reach the more than 100 million users on Pinterest. Pinterest will enable brand managers to upload databases of customer emails—much like Twitter and Facebook currently do.

5 Reasons Why You Should Use Pinterest as a Marketing Tool

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Here’s the case for why you, a savvy marketer/social media manager, should add Pinterest to your company’s online presence. Pinterest = Plenty of People with Purchasing Power. Pinterest just surpassed 100 million users , Pinterest reports, which is a major milestone for the company.

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Pinterest doubles male user base —Any conversation about Pinterest invariably includes reference to the female dominance of the user population. The growth rate for men is higher than women, he said, and more men use Pinterest in the U.S.

Pinterest and Instagram marry social media and shopping

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Pinterest on Tuesday announced the arrival of “buyable pins,” which will enable users to search for pins within a certain price range, choose a color for products such as clothes and buy directly through Pinterest’s app. Rich pins (those that have information such as the ingredients to a recipe or items needed for a project) also have “buy it” buttons, enabling users to buy the list of products without leaving Pinterest. Shopping on your smartphone is about to get easier.

Pinterest debuts video ads

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There’s further proof that video is completely taking over internet content: Now Pinterest supports video advertising. Pinterest was previously the last major social media platform to not allow moving picture advertisements.

Pinterest credits machine learning tactics for rise in pins, repins

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Brand managers who use Pinterest to connect with followers and customers should success depends on machine learning. Pinterest has been improving its platform over the last few years using data science.

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Pinterest on track to make $169 million next year

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Those who are wondering if Pinterest is worth adding to their marketing strategies should know that the platform is growing by leaps and bounds. Pinterest has been the lone holdout in making an initial public offering so far among the major social media networks.

What Pinterest Marketers Must Know About Copyright


So this just happened: One of my more than 3,000 pins on Pinterest was just DELETED! Since its launch in 2010, Pinterest has provided me with a space to collect content from around the Web, such as recipes, quotes, home decorating ideas, life hacks and fashion inspiration. Pinterest

Content creation expands with new Tumblr and Pinterest features

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Tiffany Beveridge turned her Pinterest boards about Quinoa—her “ imaginary well-dressed daughter ”—into a book of the same nature. On Tuesday, Pinterest announced that “ promoted pins ,” or advertisements within users’ home feeds, are now open to all U.S.-based

YouTube and Pinterest seek to stop spam

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YouTube and Pinterest are combating spam and rogue advertising on their respective platforms. Meanwhile, Pinterest seems to have found the secret sauce in combatting spam. percent,” Marty Weiner, Pinterest''s "Black Ops" manager said in a blog post.