Tagged with Pinterest

3 Creative Ways to Use Pinterest

3 Creative Ways to Use Pinterest

Need some inspiration when it comes to creating Pinterest boards? Check out these examples for ways you can engage with your community, prospects and customers: Holiday Promotion Home improvement retailer Lowe’s has created a board that is timely and creative. It’s called “No More Ties Please” and features pins of gift ideas for Father’s Day. … Continue reading

7 Ways to Get Started with Pinterest

7 Ways to Get Started with Pinterest

Want to start using Pinterest for your business, but not quite sure how to begin? I picked up some great tips from Pinterest marketing expert Melanie Duncan at the recent Social Media Marketing World conference. This visual bookmarking site is a powerful way to drive traffic to your blog. One of my clients has found … Continue reading

Pinterest Adds Analytics in New Design

Pinterest Adds Analytics in New Design

Pinterest is rolling out a new design. You can change now, or wait a few weeks when it will become mandatory. Some of the changes are purely cosmetic – such as moving the category drop down box to the left, underneath the search bar, and increasing the image size when you click on a pin. … Continue reading

How to Use Quora as a Marketing Tool

Anyone who has used LinkedIn Answers is probably disappointed to know that the service has been eliminated. Answering questions submitted by LinkedIn users was a terrific way to demonstrate your authority on a subject. If you’re looking for an alternative, check out Quora. This social networking site has been around for several years, but it … Continue reading

7 Common Pinterest Mistakes

Pinterest can be a very powerful marketing tool for your business, if it’s used correctly. Now that the social networking site is allowing company pages, it’s more important than ever to make sure you’re not making mistakes that could cost you followers and potential leads for your product or service.

Pinterest: Really Useful Tools to Measure Each Pin Impact

Looking for ways to measure your Pinterest efforts? This article Pinterest: Really Useful Tools to Measure Each Pin Impact. has some useful suggestions, including Pinalytics. I tested out their  search feature, and was impressed with the results, as you can see below. Try it out for yourself and let me know what you think!  

5 Ways to Engage Your Pinterest Followers

5 Ways to Engage Your Pinterest Followers

By Gloria Rand A client asked me recently how to thank the people who have been following her or repinning her content on Pinterest. Unfortunately, there is no easy to way to do this. Unlike Facebook, Google+ or Twitter, you can’t send direct messages to your followers on Pinterest. But that doesn’t mean all is … Continue reading

8 Ways to Grow Your Email Marketing List

Small business owners know that email marketing is an effective way to generate leads and sales. But if you’re just starting out in business, and don’t have a big list to market to, it can be a huge challenge. Experts recommend hosting an online webinar and collectjng email addresses at registration. But if you don’t … Continue reading

7 Ways to Use Pinterest to Drive Traffic to Your Blog

Want to drive more traffic to your blog? Start pinning! If you aren’t up on the latest social media craze, let me enlighten you. Pinterest, the image sharing website, has become the third largest social networking site – driving more traffic to websites than YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn, combined. The majority of users are women … Continue reading