You've finally done it. You are in possession of the hottest video the internet has ever seen. It combines the incomprehensibly viral nature of Rebecca Black's vocals with the undeniable epicness of the latest Game of Thr...
Pinterest is all the rage, as of this writing... People are motivated to visit blogs from Pinterest by one thing: image quality --
Let's remember, every action in liking, re-pinning and sharing in Pinterest is visually-driven. Recipes, kittens in coffee cups, hot infographics, and inebriated people removing themselves from the gene pool - along with brilliant photographic and video work will get seen, shared (read: lifted and repinned to others' boards) and make you the cat's meow in Pinterest.
Content marketing is an increasingly hot topic these days. More and more people are starting to realize the potent role that high quality content plays in creating visibility for your brand on the Internet.
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If you think about what you can do in 60 seconds in your life, it is probably not very much. Yet, if we look at all people using Social Media for just 60 seconds, the amount of messages being sent is quite incredible.
Every 60 seconds, there are over 700,000 messages being delivered on Facebook, 2,000 000 videos are being watched and 175,000 Tweets are sent on Twitter.
And the companies that are using them to their advantage. (Pinterest drives more visitors to 3rd party websites than Google+, YouTube and LinkedIn combined!
Via Rami Kantari, roberto toppi, Jose H. Flores
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With 500 million registered users and 33 billion Tweets flying across the Twitterverse every day, Twitter has become a fabric of our digital culture. Twitter is now ingrained in our digital DNA and is reflected in our lifestyle and how we connect and communicate with one another.
While many struggle to understand its utility or its significance in the greater world of media, it is the most efficient global information network in existence today.
News no longer breaks, it Tweets.
People have demonstrated the speed and efficacy of social networking by connecting to one another based on interests (interest graph) rather then limiting connections to relationships (social graph). Twitter represents a promising intersection of new media, relationships, traditional media and information to form one highly human network.
A well done Infographic created by Infographic Labs - http://bit.ly/AnikXE - to communicate the state of of the Twitterverse.
It’s quite grand in its design.
So, to help get the most out of it, I’ve dissected it into smaller byte-sized portions:
With more and more people joining Pinterest every day, it’s becoming impossible for marketers to ignore the Pinterest phenomenon.
But how can marketers get in on this?
So, as a marketer, why should you be on Pinterest?
Pinterest has become an online phenomenon as a visually driven social network where users create virtual pinboards that they fill with images from around the web.
The Infographic explains, plainly, that you should be on the site because it’s making history. “According to comScore, Pinterest hit 11.7 million unique monthly U.S. visitors in January, making it the fastest standalone site in history to cross the 10 million mark.”
For a closer look at how Pinterest has become a major marketing tool, MDG Advertising - http://bit.ly/x2ii4t - created this insightful Infographic that illustrates the demographics, unique visitors, and companies jumping to get in on Pinterest’s popularity.