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How to Use Pinterest to Build Trust and Loyalty

How to Use Pinterest to Build Trust and Loyalty
Do your customers trust you? The key to building a successful business is the ability to create loyal relationships with your clients or customers. In the ‘How Content Can Help You Build a Loyal Following’ episode of the Social Media Marketing podcast, Michael Stelzner interviewed Pat Flynn of Smart Passive Income. They discuss how to build loyalty by providing valuable content and making a connection on a personal level through social media. A great way to do this is to use Pinterest. Here’s a look at 4 simple ways you can use Pinterest to make connections and provide value. #1: Tell Your Company’s Story Every company has a personality and a story to tell. A good place to start is to look into your company’s history. General Electric has done a great job of this on its “The Archives” Pinterest board. Products form GE's past show you the company's longevity and their products' evolution. If you share your company’s story with your audience, you: Mr. These pins display the many ways Mr. Related:  Pinterest for Biz

How to Leverage Social Reviews The first step you need to take in order to increase your presence in public is to increase your influence by leaps and bounds. A greater influence means that you will have a better chance of spreading your material in addition to attracting more viewers. There are several ways through which you can do this. For example, you can opt to maintain a blog or create a product site which will enable prospective clients locate you with relative ease. The social media is the best way through which you can attract more attention. Facebook Image Credit: Depositphotos.com You can use Facebook to boost your career and get online reviews. Twitter With around two hundred and twenty five millions operators, doing 65 million tweets a day and managing over 800,000 hunt requests per day (as of May 2011), Twitter is the best tool to utilize when looking for a means to increase your presence online. Blogs How about a way of boosting your career where your opinions and thoughts matter a lot?

How to Use the New Pinterest, What Marketers Need to Know Are you up to date with all of the latest changes on Pinterest? Pinterest recently made several changes to their site. They modified some features, added new ones and even got rid of a few. In this article I’ll share what you need to know about these changes and the impact on your marketing strategies to make sure you continue to generate sales and leads through Pinterest. How to Switch to the New Look To get the new look, scroll over your business/profile name on the top right corner of your account. Click on Switch to the New Look to get the updated version. A pop-up will open up asking you if you are “Ready to switch for good?” Click on the red Get It Now button that appears. Another pop-up message will appear on your screen welcoming you to the new look. Accept the changes by clicking on the red Okay button. What Has Changed: Modifications, New Additions and Removals 1. The pins are bigger in the new look. 2. Categories used to be located in the center at the top. 3. 4. 5. 6. 1.

Pinterest, How to Use Pinterest to Drive More Traffic Do you use Pinterest for business? Are you wondering how Pinterest can help your business drive more traffic to your website or blog? To learn about Pinterest marketing, I interview Melanie Duncan for this episode of the Social Media Marketing podcast. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is a show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with social media marketing. The show format is on-demand talk radio (also known as podcasting). In this episode, I interview Melanie Duncan, owner of Luxury Monograms and CustomGreekThreads. Melanie shares how Pinterest is a different social media platform and why marketers should use it. You’ll learn how to create clickable images and calls to action that will lead to increased visibility and sales. Share your feedback, read the show notes and get the links mentioned in this episode below! Listen Now Podcast: Play in new window | Download | Embed Pinterest Marketing

Twitter: 6 astuces qui vous aideront à développer votre réseau Twitter c’est plus de 284 millions d’utilisateurs actifs par mois. Au cours des dernières années, Twitter est devenu un média social grand public. Si vous débutez sur Twitter, voici quelques astuces qui vous aideront développer votre réseau. Twitter n’est plus un truc de Geek! Comment développer votre réseau sur Twitter? Quelques conseils lorsque vous débutez sur Twitter Ajoutez une photo de profil (très important).Complétez la section bio et ajoutez un lien URL qui pointe vers votre site Web.Publiez quelques messages avant de débuter la recherche de contacts (environ 10).Suivez des comptes qui ont une valeur ajoutée pour votre secteur d’activité.Retwittez les autres lorsque le contenu vous semble pertinent.Répondez lorsqu’un utilisateur vous interpelle.Réduisez les adresses URL avant de publier votre message (bit.ly).Signez vos messages lorsque vous publiez depuis un compte corporatif (^bd).Un message devrait contenir entre 115 et 125 caractères. #1 Soyez vous-même!

Play 5 Strategies for eCommerce Sites to Leverage the potential of Pinterest Pinterest was one of the big success stories last year. Just when nobody thought another social media site could take the online world by storm, the photo-sharing, “virtual scrap board” managed to do just that. Online sites quickly realized that it was sending even more referral traffic than Twitter, and that it was bringing a new look to the web itself. So what can today’s eCommerce sites do to learn from and take advantage of Pinterest in the year ahead? Look Like Pinterest Apart from using Pinterest as a channel for referrals and customer retention, eCommerce sites can learn a lot from its user interface and design. Few things are more shareable than photos and images, unless of course we are talking about videos. Pinterest’s “infinite scrolling” capability also keeps users engaged, never getting that feeling that they have reached the end of the page and should move on to something else. Hire a Professional Photographer Cash In On Keywords Give Consumers Projects Use a Price Banner

Which Social Sites Are Best for Which Marketing Outcomes? [INFOGRAPHIC] Is Flickr good for SEO? Can Tumblr drive traffic? If these questions are part of your day-to-day work, hold onto your hats; here's an infographic that's actually useful for a change. If you're doing any social media marketing, here's something for your to print out and hang up near your desk as a handy point of reference. CMO.com, together with SEO firm 97th Floor, have created this chart showing which social networks are best for various organizational, CRM and marketing goals. For example, if you need massive pageviews for your site or a client's site, Facebook and Twitter are just so-so for referring their users to your content. When you think about best-in-class social media campaigns and true leaders in social media marketing, you realize that most of the time, creative and successful marketing teams pick a specific platform for a specific reason; this chart gives you the tip of the iceburg when it comes to making the right choice for your own company's or clients' campaigns.

16 Ways Teachers Use Pinterest Pinterest is growing in popularity in such a way that it presumably will be the top social bookmarking platform of choice for internet users in 2013. The visual concept Pinterest is built on is behind its popularity because the human mind is constructed in such a way to allow for easy and quicker processing of visual cues better than it does with the written code. To help teachers better leverage the educational potential of this social media outlet, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning created a separate section where we post tutorials, guides, and tips on how Pinterest can be used for educational purposes. Today I am sharing with you an awesome infographic on the 16 ways educators can use Pinterest. Check it out below and as always share with us your comments and don't forget to follow the Pinterest board of this blog .

Pinterest Tops Facebook in Driving Ecommerce If you can't stop yourself from buying accessories, clothes, handbags, apartment decor and recipe ingredients after seeing them all in pins, you're not alone. A recent survey of 7,431 online shoppers, conducted by BizRate Insights, reveals Pinterest motivates more online purchases than Facebook. SEE ALSO: Zappos Recommends Products That Match Pinterest Boards More than 70% of Pinterest's 10 million users told BizRate that they turn to the social pinboard for shopping inspiration and to keep up with trends. 27 Ways to Increase Engagement on Your Facebook Page x 0inShare 27 Ways to Increase Engagement on Your Facebook Page How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success. -Elbert Hubbard

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