Pinterest’s New “Tried It” Button

Posted in Pinterest on November 14th, 2016 by

Historically, Pinterest has been more of an idea board- a place to find ideas or things you wish to buy or try. The company has released a new feature aimed at encouraging people to share and track things they’ve actually done, too. With this new “tried it” checkmark on Pinterest, users can share the ideas they’ve…

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5 Brands That Are Killing It on Pinterest

Posted in Social Media Marketing, Case Studies, How To, Pinterest on August 7th, 2015 by
5 Brands to Follow on Pinterest

If you thought Pinterest was mostly a tool for making people feel inspired about things from hairstyles to crafts, that’s a little short-sighted. It can also be a powerful marketing machine, as long as you have a thorough understanding of your product and audience. Here are five brands that are making Pinterest work wonders for…

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Pinterest Now Allows You to Schedule Pins Via Buffer

Posted in Social Media Marketing, Pinterest on April 30th, 2015 by

  According to Buffer, Pinterest is now making it possible for businesses to build or increase their presence on social via the introduction of scheduling and measuring pins. Pinning is a strategy that has been known for a while to increase web traffic and general exposure for brands. In order to increase the odds of reaching a bigger…

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Social Shopping and Fashion Networking: Where eCommerce Meets Social Media

Posted in Social Media Marketing, Case Studies, Pinterest on January 7th, 2014 by

Fashion, Shopping and Social Media Nothing is driving eCommerce and fashion quite like social shopping and fashion networking. It’s quite a natural evolution. We live in a world inundated with social media. It is part of the way we build relationships and express ourselves. At the same time (and at a comparable rate), eCommerce and…

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4 Steps to Running a Successful Pinterest Contest

Posted in How To, Pinterest on December 9th, 2013 by

‘Tis the season for sponsoring holiday-themed marketing campaigns. Undoubtedly your company has run such things before on Facebook and Twitter, but Twitter is also a great place for holiday-themed promotions, especially in the form of a contest. Pinterest has a very active, engaged audience, and during the holidays they’re in hyper pin mode, looking for…

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How to Use Pinterest to Create an Awesome Resume That Stands Out

Posted in How To, Pinterest on September 24th, 2013 by

Brittany Berger is a 20-something blogger  with a crazy obsession with social media and and is currently the Content Coordinator at During the few minutes of each day she’s offline, she’s probably glued to the TV or her Kindle instead. To learn more about her, find her on Twitter, LinkedIn, or Google+. . For some reason, a lot of people…

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Future Planning: Pinterest Contemplates Promoted Pins

Posted in Social Media Advertising, Pinterest on September 24th, 2013 by

You may have noticed how social media can be quite a useful business tool. It’s only fitting that social media companies are businesses as well. As we all know, businesses have to make money, and one social media outlet has decided to take that to the next level. Pinterest has decided to unveil “promoted pins”…

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Pinterest Reveals New Look, Discovery Features

Posted in Social Media Marketing, Pinterest on March 18th, 2013 by

According to a post on the third-biggest social media platform’s blog, the redesign will feature “new discovery features” such as pinning from the same board, pinning from the same source and what people also pinned.

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6 Ways to Optimize Pinterest for eCommerce This Holiday Season

Posted in How To, Pinterest on December 17th, 2012 by

Shane Jones is a Senior Social Outreach Specialist at WebpageFX. He also is the founder of Local Soccer News, a League Soccer News blog. He is also a traveling fanatic, and writes about his bucket list on his personal blog, Shane Patrick Jones. . The holidays are coming, and the rush of Christmas shopping is already upon us….

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5 Steps to Business Success at Pinterest

Posted in How To, Pinterest on November 19th, 2012 by

Jessica Kornfeind is the Marketing Coordinator at MycroBurst. You can tweet her at @JesKorn!     With the introduction of Pinterest for businesses, companies are trying to find their place. Many companies are using the platform successfully to tell the story of their company, while others are still learning. If you’re still trying to learn how…

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