Pinterest is really bhot now. We all know that Facebook still reigns the social media world but here comes the challenger; Pinterest. There are 30 reasons why you should start pinning today.
Beyond the stats that have been quoted everywhere, there is some good info in this infographic. I particularly like the "Top categories of activity by network" section. It's great to see how these fields are doing on several platforms.
There are quite a few Pinterest plugins that allow you to share your Pinterest work on your WordPress site. We've plucked 20 out of the ether for you.
Joshua Sophy scoured the Internet to uncover a really cool list of WordPress plugins for Pinterest. A lot of them are free, as well.
Which plugins do you use?
At this point you should not be asking if you should join social media, you should be asking: which social media platform should I use? There a lot of soci
A good overview of the difference between Twitter and Pinterest.
Ultimately, though, you should start with where your audience likes hanging out...
Gaining momentum on Pinterest isn't easy. It takes time, patience, and a well thought out strategy. This post is not about tips that will get you there, though. We've been through those before. To get good results, you need to see things for yourself, not jut read theoretical tips. The brands below are doing everything…
Looking for tips to leverage Pinterest? Here are three interesting case studies for you!
According to a recent Piqora study, an item shared on Pinterest generates 78 cents in sales. Half of orders also happen after 2 and a half months of pinning. Another interesting number: On average, pins are 100 times more viral than Tweets! Pretty incredible, right?
Just a quick list of Pinterest tools to help you with your marketing. :-)
Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Facebook Facebook announced the upcoming launch of its new iPhone app. With Paper, you will be able to keep an eye on your News Feed, while also checking out content from emerging voices and well-known publications in more than 12 categories.
Facebook, Google, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Yahoo, and more...
You've got a new Pinterest business account set up and you created boards and have pinned some great content. Now what? Here are 10 ways to gain followers.
An excellent article from Dorien Morin-van Dam. The tips are bang on. My personal favorite is #8: "Mention other businesses by name in your comments, making sure not to spam them while doing so. Make it relevant!"
Pinterest has snagged the bronze from email. New data from social sharing service ShareThis shows that for the first time, Pinterest outpaced email to become the third most popular sharing channel in the fourth quarter of 2013.
The results of the report do not surprise me at all. What about you?
Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Flipboard Users can now curate products into their magazines: "When flipped into your magazine, most pr...
For the first time ever, no major Facebook news!
Otherwise, the usual suspects are there, plus Flipboard, Quora, and WordPress...
Personally, I'm in love with the redesigned Google+ cover photo layout. And custom columns on TweetDeck are genius!
If you are looking for creative ideas to leverage Pinterest and attract targeted traffic to your brand, products, or services, stop what you are doing and check out the guide below. The author, Mal...
I don't think I have read a better guide on creative ideas for Pinterest. Really well done!
H/T Robin Good for sharing this gem.
Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world.
Pinterest may be primarily focused on pictures and videos, but use
Busy day today!
- Pinterest is giving articles more prominence
- Twitter is rolling out a personalized recommendation system for Android and iPhone users
- YouTube is introducing a new commenting system powered by Google+
What's your favorite piece of news? I'm personally all for the new commenting system on YouTube!
We’ve collected the nine best ones we came across which drew us right into the pinboards and one page that made us step back several paces. Here’s the list:
How do you learn to do things right as a business? You observe what competitors are up to. And what’s the best platform to do some “spying”? Pinterest, of course!
Head over Search Engine Journal. Noman Ali has written a great post that highlights 9 examples to follow — and one to absolutely not copy. Companies include DC Comics, The New York Times, HTC Mobile, and Walt Disney World.
Did you know: 69% of online consumers who visit Pinterest have found an item they’ve purchased or wanted to purchase? Why Pinterest is good for business.
Do you know that 90% of the information transmitted to the brain is visual? Actually, visual content is processed 60,000 times faster than text!
No wonder, then, that Pinterest is huge. In fact, last year, it even became the fastest social network in history to reach 10 million unique visitors in the US alone!
Not impressed by these numbers? Read Rebekah Radice’s article for more. I’m pretty sure you will get pinning after that, especially if you own a business.