A Simple Guide to Using Pinterest for Your Business

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A Simple Guide to Using Pinterest for Your Business

Here is a simple guide to use the popular social networking site Pinterest to work for your businesses’ advantage. Having already attracted 10 million users in just 10 months and being used by more than 100 brands, Pinterest is sure to become every business’s need for social media marketing in 2014. Make a Pinterest Business Page If you do not have one already, be sure to make one quickly. Pinterest launched business pages last year. If you have a personal Pinterest page you can easily convert it to your...

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Attract Customers With Pinterest Descriptions

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Attract Customers With Pinterest Descriptions

Karen Leland, author of Ultimate Guide to Pinterest for Business, gives advice to help you drive website traffic, build your brand, and increase business on the Pinterest platform.  To optimize your appearance in search and attract more traffic, give each pin a perfect description and include relevant keywords.  You can be deliberate with what you write, because there is a 500 character limit for descriptions.  Following are guidelines to make your descriptions count: Provide context If you pin images without...

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New Pinterest Features & Marketing Tips

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New Pinterest Features & Marketing Tips

Pinterest has made a number of changes and upgrades over the last few months.  If you use Pinterest daily, a couple of these will make a significant change in your usage.  We’ve also put together a few marketing tips for this platform. Sending pins to your friends If you come across something on Pinterest that you know a friend or colleague might like, you now have a send option to share it with Pinterest users, Facebook friends, or your email contacts. Duplicate pin notification If you’re managing multiple...

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Pinterest Announces Web Analytics

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Pinterest Announces Web Analytics

Pinterest’s Web Analytics is a new set of tools that will help brands analyze the effectiveness of their content and social engagement.  Cat Lee, Pinterest product manager said, “The goal is really to help websites understand what content is resonating with people on Pinterest.” Businesses and marketers have been trying to figure out how to approach the fast-growing social network to achieve the best results.  This new tool will help them determine what content strategy works best. A large percentage of...

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How to add Pinterest to your Facebook Page

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How to add Pinterest to your Facebook Page

I stumbled across this easy-to-do way to add your Pinterest feed to your Facebook page – and – you don’t have to know any code – and – it’s FREE! Here are the easy-to-do steps: First, when you’re logged in as the admin of your Facebook Page, add the static iFrame tab and allow it to access to your Page. When you have the app installed, go back to your Facebook Page and you’ll see that you have a tab titled ‘Welcome’ on the left-hand side of your page. You might have to click on “see more”...

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