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Great content is at the heart of the Pinterest experience. We want every Pinner to find the right ideas for them, no matter what they need or what they’re interested in. Since every Pin represents a discoverable idea, Pin quality is one of our biggest priorities. We’re committed to top-notch content, whether it comes from Pinners or from the businesses that use Pinterest to reach their audience.
Looking to market on Pinterest? "The Pin Collective is comprised of a hand-selected group of 'publishers, production shops and independent creators who know the nuances of what makes content successful on Pinterest.' Their role is to provide 'end-to-end production for everything from Pins to videos to larger creative initiatives'.”
Targeting on Pinterest creates a unique opportunity for your business to reach new and existing customers because Pinners aren’t simply here browsing for ideas, they’re looking to act on them, too. People come to Pinterest ready to plan, buy, and then do something with the inspiring ideas they’re finding—87% of them have made a purchase after finding a product they liked! With these latest updates, we’re making it easier for you to get your ideas in front of the right audience at just the right time.Create campaigns based on interactions with your Pins
Pinterest marketers, great news! You can now take advantage of retargeting, both of those who have visited your pins and also of your website visitors on Pinterest.
Fall is officially here, so please pass me a very large turmeric latte. The change in seasons means a new crop of trends to test drive, and we don’t want to miss a thing. Here’s a rundown of the rising ideas on Pinterest right now.This will be the tattoo of the year
Can you hook your brand to one of these hot Pinterest trends?
Looking for ways to reach local customers on Pinterest? Discover four tips to connect with locals via Pinterest without using promoted pins.
Local businesses can reach local customers on Pinterest with local keywords, local group boards, local place pins and/or a contest tool called Shortstack. Learn more.
Vincent says when you do a cost-per-click campaign or engagement campaign, Pinterest will give you a cost estimate based on the keywords and interests you target. You should expect to pay a minimum of $1 per click.
Pinterest marketers, video Promoted Pins now available. "Vincent says when you do a cost-per-click campaign or engagement campaign, Pinterest will give you a cost estimate based on the keywords and interests you target. You should expect to pay a minimum of $1 per click."
"On TV And Video" is a column exploring opportunities and challenges in programmatic TV and video. Today’s column is written by Alex Bornyakov, CEO at VertaMedia. Pinterest is the latest social media giant to embrace video, but as it pins its fortunes on the format, can it succeed where others have failed? While Pinterest has... Continue reading »
"Pinterest appears to have taken this on board by rejecting autoplay videos for an in-feed preview that will only load once users indicate they are happy to view it – a great example of how it is considering its relationship with users. Brands will also be able to display pins alongside their ad, enabling a customer to buy into the look shown on the ad, playing well into what made the platform successful in the first place."
Want to get more out of your videos? Find 3 tips to pin video from YouTube, Facebook Live, Snapchat, or your website, and drive traffic from Pinterest.
Pinterest Marketer? Video pinning tips are: Pin videos from YouTube, edit website URL and drive traffic to your other social channels.
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.