Pinterest Lead Generation 101: Best Practices and Hacks That'll Make You a Pro In marketing, there's still a huge misconception about Pinterest. Some marketers think that it's useless -- just another fad network that people are getting in a tizzy about. But that's not quite accurate any longer. Pinterest for Churches and Ministries: Why it Matters - Two Plus Media Last night was the latest version of the weekly Church Social Media Chat on Twitter. It happens every Tuesday at 9:00pm EST (visit the chsocm blog for more info). If you are on twitter and interested at all in technology, social media, and their impact on church, I highly recommend either participating in the chat, or at least following the #chsocm hashtag on twitter.
7 Examples of Brands That Pop on Pinterest I’m sitting here next to an empty pan of mini red velvet donuts, and all I want to do is find another recipe to bake this weekend. No, my first stop won’t be the Food Network, Gourmet, or Cooking Light. What I am dying to do is head over to my new obsession -- Pinterest -- to discover the next pastry to tackle. Currently, I'm using Pinterest to save links to just about everything: recipes I love, clothes I want to buy, or furniture I want to furnish my house with someday. As a 25-year-old graduate student, someday is a little farther off than I’d like, but it’s best to be prepared. Since you already know how to use Pinterest for marketing, now you're probably craving some inspirational real-life examples of brands using it effectively.
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How to Track Traffic From Pinterest in Google Analytics Jim Gianoglio is the manager of insight: social & mobile at Lunametrics, a Google Analytics certified partner that also specializes in social media, SEO, and PPC. You can follow him on Twitter @LunaMetrics or @jgianoglio. It's hard to ignore Pinterest's explosive growth over the past year. In a very short period of time, the social network has gone from relative obscurity to a top 100 site, with 11.7 million unique monthly U.S. visitors. But how many referrals does Pinterest generate?
10 Must-Know Tips to Leverage Pinterest for Your Business Pinterest offers perhaps the most unique benefits among all social media platforms. And if your businesses’ content marketing strategy has not factored Pinterest in the mix you are missing out on a huge chunk of traffic from a site that sends more visitors to web properties than the much-vaunted Twitter and has more than 70 million users. Here are ten must-know tips to generate views, leads, and sales through Pinterest. 1. Pinterest for Brands: 5 Hot Tips This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business. We've all been hearing a lot about Pinterest lately, so you're probably wondering whether you should take the plunge and create a profile for your company. We say you go for it, especially if women are your target consumers — 70% of pinners are female. Pinterest has a highly engaged audience — a reported 3.3 million users logging more than 421 million pageviews — so there's plenty of opportunity for brands to flesh out pinboards and catch pinners' eyes. First, let's go through a quick explanation of how it works. Pinterest is a visual social discovery network.
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30 Tips On How To Promote A Blog [Infographic] A good friend of mine Emmanuel Fonte emails me Infographics when he thinks that I may want to add them to my blog, and this is one of those. A How To Promote a Blog Infographic, that is done well and I agree with, yes please. Thanks Manny. One of my favorite lines when teaching Internet Marketing has always been, 5 More Creative Ways to Use Pinterest for Business May 23, 2012 5 More Creative Ways to Use Pinterest for Business By Juliet McEwen Johnson in Pinterest With Pinterest as the new #3 social network and oodles of sales credited as coming from there, it is only natural that more and more businesses would want to find creative ways to interact with customers on that platform.