Pinterest has become one of the hottest ways to promote products with massive brands getting on board in droves. Whether it's Penguin or Puma, it's clear that Pinterest is impossible for even the big boys to ignore.
ComScore has just reported that Pinterest has penetrated the top 50 list of most visited sites in the USA.. Pinterest is a solid choice for attracting more traffic, leads and customers to your business.
Homes, a website for searching properties for sale or rent, ran a successful contest in May 2012 in order to partner with top bloggers in their industry. With the Spring into the Dream contests, Homes reached out to top bloggers and asked them to create a blog post and Pinterest board that told the story of their “Spring into the Dream” ideas. Blog readers were able to participate in the contests as well. One blogger was selected by Homes, and the winning blogger was able to pick one of his or her readers as a winner too.
For the design test, I developed a Pinterest-style theme to incorporate more images in the email. From previous email sends, I've found that images are more likely to be clicked on than hyperlinked text.
For the newly engaged, Pinterest is a mecca of wedding planning. The social media site allows anyone (even those who aren't engaged... you know who you are) to find inspiration for their weddings in photos of gorgeous gowns, decor, cakes and more.