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Put a Pin on It: Three Marketing Strategies to Make Pinterest Work for You

Pinterest is a social media platform, visually focused, drawing the attention of consumers seeking not only commercial content but that for artistic and entertainment value as well.  The varieties of occasions for visits make the platform a great marketing vehicle for a number of visually focused product (and service) businesses.

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For example, shoe and clothing distributors use Pinterest to raise awareness and inspire sales regarding new and existing product lines.  In addition, Pinterest is not just for products but service-based companies that know how to draw attention using visual stimuli (Think of a landscaping service providing pictures of special projects.) Read More

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How To Verify Your WordPress Website On Pinterest

How To Verify Your WordPress Website On Pinterest (via Widepulse)

10 Step Guide: How to Verify Your WordPress Website on Pinterest 1. Go to the settings on your Pinterest blog 2. Next to ‘website‘ enter your website URL and click verify.                     3. Click on verify using meta tags 4. Next…


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How To Write Exciting Social Media Posts For Your Business

imagesA daily activity undertaken by vast percentages of the population (when was the last time you glanced at your phone to catch your latest updates?), social media is an easy, accessible way for brands to communicate with, and excite demographics. As a hugely varied platform, going social can boost brand awareness, increase leads, sales, and amplify marketing efforts – so what should you be considering to make the most of its potential for your business? How do you write exciting, engaging social posts? Read More

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How to Get Your Blog Post Shared

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It is a scenario that every blogger knows well: you have come up with a great topic for a post. Gathering the appropriate data, you begin to craft a brilliant article based around it. You rewrite and then edit it, finding the perfect photos to accompany it. This is a labor of love, done with every detail sculpted to the letter with the kind of pride you can only get from working for your own site.

Publishing your masterpiece, you sit and wait for the views, comments and social media shares to begin flooding in. After all, we have been taught over and over again that high quality is the main requisite for making both popular and even viral content. The results should speak for themselves. Read More

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Pinterest: The New Social Network on Everybody’s Lips

Listed in Time Magazine’s “50 Best Websites of 2011” Pinterest is the new social photo sharing website on everyone’s lips. But how can this new social platform help to increase your business?

Although it might look like just a pin board-styled site it is said to have more referral traffic than both Google+ and Linked in combined. Plus with over 10 million registered users already, you can see why many businesses including larger brands such as Gap and Blockbusters are using Pinterest to drive traffic to both their online and physical stores. Read More

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How to Add the Pinterest Pin It Button To Your WordPress Blog

Pinterest is all the rage these days. People just love pinning up pictures and graphics like there is no tomorrow. If you have a WordPress blog, then you can add the Pin It button to your blog pretty quickly. Here is what you need to do:

Copy and paste the following code right before the closing </body> tag in your theme file footer.php:

<script type="text/javascript">
(function() {
window.PinMe = window.PinIt || { loaded:false };
if (window.PinMe.loaded) return;
window.PinMe.loaded = true;
function async_load(){
var s = document.createElement("script");
s.type = "text/javascript";
s.async = true;
s.src = "http://assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit.js";
var x = document.getElementsByTagName("script")[0];
x.parentNode.insertBefore(s, x);
}
if (window.attachEvent)
window.attachEvent("onload", async_load);
else
window.addEventListener("load", async_load, false);
})();
</script>

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Once you have done that, make sure you update the footer.php file, or reupload it if you are editing the footer.php file any other way. Read More

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