Even though Pinterest is the fastest growing content sharing platform, some people still assume that it’s only women using the service, and that they’re just focusing on cupcake pictures and wedding planning.
Via Kelly Lieberman
Pinterest for Business
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Instead of pushing its users to upload videos, Pinterest says it plans to work with top tier publishers and media companies to bring content to its platform
"Promoted Videos on Pinterest are currently only available to larger advertisers who work directly with Pinterest's account teams"
We know you juggle a lot of different platforms for your marketing, and we want to make it easier for you to understand what makes Pinterest stand out and how you should use it to drive business results.That’s why we’re rolling out a series of educational videos that dive deep into our products and how Pinners use it. You’ll learn all about:
Learn to use Pinterest for business by watching these short videos.
Earlier this month, we announced Buyable Pins—the simple, secure way to sell your products on Pinterest. Today, we’re excited to start rolling them out to U.S.
Pinterest Pins on mobile that are blue are "buyable." Learn more about promoted mobile pins.
Pinterest retargeting tools are in the process of being updated with customer list targeting, visitor retargeting, and lookalike audiences.
Ad retargeting on Pinterest to engage already engaged visitors.
Could your Pinterest marketing use a jumpstart? Discover 26 tips to improve your Pinterest marketing.
Rev up your Pinterest Marketing with these tips. For example, "add text overlay directly onto your images to make them stand out."
Targeting your ads is important—it’s how you can effectively get your leather tote noticed by a new grad searching for a work-ready bag, or how you get an aspiring home chef to try your dumpling recipe. And starting today, targeting on Pinterest is even more powerful.
Now target Pinterest Promoted Pins using customer lists, website visitor retargeting and lookalike audiences. Wow!
Have you considered running a Pinterest contest? Discover how to easily host and manage a winning contest on Pinterest.
While mostly for businesses with larger budgets, Pinterest Contests can rev up engagement in a big way.
How to Drive Traffic to Your Website With Pinterest
A Pinterest User? Take advantage of psychological insights to create Pins that drive clicks to your site. For example, hint at missing out.
Do you have something to sell? Do you have a website? Do you want to grow your online audience? Here's how you can use Pinterest for all that and more!
Should your biz be on Pinterest? Yes, says this post. You can find topics like tractors and tax tips there. It's growing fast, and you can sell too.
Rivalfox analyzed a total of 29,144 pins from October through November 2015 and analyzed which of the companies actively use Pinterest, how followers engage with these brands, and what are the most successful types of posts and publishing times.
How are Fortune 500 companies using Pinterest? Here's your answer.
Looking for a faster way to create promoted pins on Pinterest? Discover how to create promoted pins in less time with Pinterest's bulk editor tool.
Have you tried paid promotions on Pinterest yet? Especially if you have consumer products to market, you should. Learn how to upload yours to Pinterest and advertise them.
It's the fastest-growing social media channel by overall member growth. Its popularity is totally surpassing Twitter and it brings in 3X the traffic of Google
Comprehensive information on Pinterest best practices.
Social Media Marketing Podcast 194. In this episode Jeff Sieh will explore proven tactics to grow your following and your website traffic with Pinterest.
See Social Media Examiner’s Pinterest plan for third-party content, and learn their step by step processes for pinning content from both others and their own site.
Advertising is different from SEO. While SEO is almost identical no matter which search engine you’re talking about (and there aren’t to
Comprehensive guide to setting up that paid Pinterest campaign.
One of the main reasons people come to Pinterest is to find ideas they’re excited to try for the first time. In fact, 75% of people say Pinterest is the best place to find new interests, and 67% said it’s the place they come to express creativity.
With special coding, you can create How To Pins with details on each step in Pinterest. If you want to try for your business, register here. https://business.pinterest.com/en/how-to-form
Want to get your pins in front of customers? Discover how to create promoted pins on Pinterest.
Learn why you should promote selected Pinterest Pins, how to do it and how to track results. Screenshots and steps spelled out.
Wondering how to drive foot traffic with Pinterest? Discover how to use Pinterest to market a local business.
Basic suggestions for using Pinterest to get exposure for your local business.
Over the last year and a half, tens of thousands of businesses have used the Pinterest Ads Manager to create, manage and track the success of their Promoted Pins—and they’re seeing great results!
Now all small businesses can promote their Pinterest pins.
Pinterest's new visual search tool has the potential to revolutionize the way people use Pinterest.
Learn how the Pinterest Visual Search works and what businesses benefit.
How to use Pinterest to gain valuable information about both customers and competitors for your business.
55 minute Video - Pinterest drives traffic to your site, traffic that converts well to email subscribers, says Danielle Miller. She created a worksheet to give away in return for email subscriptions and a Promoted Pin to promote that offer. Years later, she still gets traffic to her page (with good content and the opt in form). It delivers over 100 email subscribers per month.
Pinterest users interact differently than users on other social networks. The team at Wishpond explores which pins receive the best treatment overall.
Do you have a Food-related business? Was interested to see that 57% of Pinners interact with food-related pins. It's their top category.
Every time it seems you have something figured out, it changes. How do the latest Pinterest algorithm changes affect you?
If you are using Group Boards on Pinterest, read this.
"that means that you no longer can count on large group boards carrying your pin to the masses. More than ever, building your following and own personal boards is critical for success."
Improve your strategy for marketing on Pinterest. Get tips on how to format rich pins, promote paid pins, interpret Pinterest Analytics, and more.
Very comprehensive post, with sections for both beginning and advanced Pinterest marketers.
Do you want more from Pinterest? Discover five ways to use Pinterest analytics and improve your Pinterest marketing.
Use Pinterest Analytics to ID your competition, discover preferred devices of your customers, find out how people organize your content (my fav), discover your audiences' main interests, and to reveal your most engaging pins, to promote them.
A detailed guide to Pinterest Promoted Pins including set up and best practices, along with early results from the paid advertising social program.
Meaty post on using Promoted Pins on Pinterest.