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Pinterest Snags Monetization Product Manager From Twitter

It seems that Pinterest is really ramping things up when it comes to monetization.  Back in January, Pinterest officially launched Promoted Pins.  In May, a flurry of new ad formats came about.  In July, the company introduced Buyable Pins.  From this, we can take in the fact that Pinterest is really pushing to try making more money with …

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How to Get Your First 1,000 Followers on Pinterest

When you think of social media, it seems that the networks that we tend to think of first is Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and yes, sometimes even Google+.  After those, the other networks we think about include the likes of Pinterest.  Sure, Pinterest isn’t the biggest thing for online marketing, at least when compared to Facebook …

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Pinterest Streamlines & Simplifies Its Search Interface

Don’t you hate it when you are using a really popular website/app, and you know you love it, but yet it is frustrating at the same time because of the lackluster search experience?  This was the case with Pinterest.  When it first launched, the search experience sucked.  Luckily, the people over at Pinterest have heard …

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Pinterest Makes Major E-Commerce Push With “Buyable Pins”

Yesterday, Pinterest has made an announcement that they will be giving users in the United States the ability to buy directly from the Pinterest network with “Buyable Pins.” Today, we’re announcing Buyable Pins: http://t.co/lu0xDU5Efm. #PinItBuyIt — Pinterest (@Pinterest) June 2, 2015 Later this month, they’ll begin appearing on iPhone and iPad for Pinners in the …

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Pinterest Will Set Ads In Motion With Cinematic Pins

Businesses are always trying to find ways to capture consumer attention.  After all, they want your money, and that makes sense.  They need money to survive long enough to offer you the products and services that you’re looking for.  Pinterest believes that they have found a way to get capture the consumer’s attention.  The idea …

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Pinterest Marks 5th Birthday With New Stat: 50 Billion Pins Served

For the lovers of Pinterest, can you believe it’s been five years since the pinning network was launched?  Pinterest has gotten popular by allowing people to collect a variety of their favorite things on the web onto a single place online.  Today, the company released a new figure for how big the collection has gotten.  We’re …

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Pinterest Ups Its Spam Fighting Efforts: Cuts Number Of “Spam Clicks” In Half

On February 20th, Pinterest has upped its game against spam, announcing that they have cut the number of Pinners who click on spam in half during the last six months.  The company says that the amount of spam reported has “nose dived” so low that the metric is practicably nil. Pinterest says that the system …

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Report: Pinterest Is Working On A “Buy” Button

Pinterest is quite the social network.  Being the most commercial of the lot, the company is planning on introducing a “Buy” button as soon as this year, according to Re/code today. According to the  Re/code story, the button could be rolled out as soon as three to six months.  Like with many tested options in …

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App Pins Have Arrived On Pinterest For iPhone & iPad

Many of you already know what Pinterest is.  According to Wikipedia, Pinterest is “a web and mobile application company that offers a visual discovery, collection, sharing, and storage tool. Users create and share the collections of visual bookmarks (boards). Boards are created through a user selecting an item, page, website, etc. and pinning it to …

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