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The company will reportedly allow anyone, regardless of whether he or she is in the Explorer program, to cough up $1,500 for a pair of its smart glasses as part of a one-day promotion, The Verge reports. The promotion could run as soon... Real Simple: Pinterest Drives More Traffic For Us Than Facebook. Pinterest is quietly generating revenue by modifying user submitted pins. Additional Update (2/15): Pinterest adds disclosure about how they (might) make money, my error about Skimlinks and a conversation with the Pinterest CEO.

Pinterest is quietly generating revenue by modifying user submitted pins

Update (2/9): Based on the considerable converge that this blog post received, I have published a new post that shares what I learned. I swore I wasn’t going to write about Pinterest again for a while after finishing a six part series of blog posts, but major developments keeping coming and no major news organizations seems to be covering them. If you post a pin to Pinterest, and it links to an ecommerce site that happens to have an affiliate program, Pinterest modifies the link to add their own affiliate tracking code. If someone clicks through the picture from Pinterest and makes a purchase, Pinterest gets paid. They don’t have any disclosure of this link modification on their site, and so far, while it has been written about, no major news outlet has picked up on the practice or its implications.

Pinterest: How does Pinterest generate revenue. I don't know how Pinterest is generating revenue today, but here are some potential monetization opportunities, several of which I think are generalizable for other digital media / consumer internet apps.

Pinterest: How does Pinterest generate revenue

Taking a broad view, Internet monetization is ultimately about the constituencies you can collect money from, and generally it’s advertisers, e-commerce partners, users, and other B2B partners. Charging Advertisers 1. Branded pins. Pinterest could potentially place one-off, sponsored pins in the stream that are paid for by advertisers. 2. 3. 4. Charging E-commerce Partners 5. 6. 7. Update: In fact, Pinterest pseudo-competitor Fancy just announced that they're doing this very thing. Pinterest Becomes the 3rd Largest Social Network in the U.S. Apr 09 Hello everyone, my name is Jarrett and I am a new intern at SEO, Inc. in Carlsbad, CA.

Pinterest Becomes the 3rd Largest Social Network in the U.S.

Today, I will be sharing with you some new and interesting statistics about Pinterest. Enjoy! Pinterest, the upstart that focuses on letting users “pin” things that interest them, has been growing by leaps and bounds in traffic and new users. This has allowed Pinterest to snatch the 3rd spot for the largest social network in the United States, boasting 104 million visitors in the month of March alone. So what is the future like for Pinterest? Interesting statistics from Comparing the similar time in history with Twitter, Pinterest is attracting users as much as two to three times as effectively. If you are indecisive about creating a Pinterest profile, we say go for it. References 1: References 2: Social Page Sharing. Sign Up Login Save & Share web pages forever. Connect w/ Facebook Connect w/ Twitter What will you Bolt?

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