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Pinterest Update Expands Your Article Pins

Pinterest is expanding its set of "rich pins" to include more details about pinned articles, the company announced Tuesday. Now, when users pin a story or article to a board, the pin will also contain other relevant information such as the author's name, the article title, a brief description and a …

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Startup Looks to Build Pinterest for Video – Adweek

There is a seemingly a never-ending supply of video online—which means that finding stuff is hard.<p>One startup is looking to solve the Web’s …

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Garden Design 101

Everything You Need to Know About Succulents<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Bloomsbury in Sussex: Garden Visit to Charleston Farmhouse<p>by Kendra Wilson<p>Gardening …

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8 Apps to Beautify Your Pinterest Quotes

Pinterest may be a visual social platform, but words still have a place on most users' boards. Inspirational, thought-provoking or just funny, the Pinterest quote has become an art form all its own.<p>Sadly, boards are often filled with plain, grainy, black and white text images created in Microsoft …

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Pinterest Becomes a Better Place for Discovery With Related Pins

Pinterest has been busy this year adding features to make itself more useful. On Friday it announced a partnership with Getty Images to provide image …

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Confessions of a pinaholic: Discovering Pins

Friends sometimes ask me, “How do you find so many things to pin?” At 9,000+ pins, I’m what you might call a proud pinaholic. I discovered Pinterest …

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We just released an updated version of our iPhone app. We spruced up the look of the app a bit, and we also added a simple way to browse through pins …

Visually Speaking: How to Use Pinterest

Pinterest is growing at an insanely fast rate. If you're ready to start pinning, follow these steps.<p><b>If you're wondering how to use Pinterest</b>, you're not alone. According to comScore, Pinterest received 11.7 million unique visitors from the United States in January 2012, which made it the fastest …

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Pinterest Etiquette: 9 Things Pinners Should Never Do

Pinterest has had an incredible year. In February, it was found to have attracted 10 million unique viewers faster than any other standalone site in history; in May, it became the third most popular social networking site, trumped only by Facebook and Twitter.<p>Seasoned Pinners probably noticed that …

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35+ Pinterest tips from basics to beyond

<i>Updated January 20, 2017</i><p>Pinterest is big deal. If you’ve spent any time on there, you understand the draw. It’s the most gigantic image candy store …

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Make Better Use of Pinterest With These 5 Pinterest Tools

Advertisement<p>Whether you’ve already fallen for Pinterest or not, no one can deny the new network’s popularity. Instead of sharing your thoughts or …

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5 Steps to Launching a Successful Pinterest Group Board

This is a guest post by Vincent Ng, president of MCNG Marketing.<p>Launching a Pinterest group board has many benefits. It can help increase followers, …

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How To Get More Pinterest Followers

<b>1.8K</b> Flares Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pin It Share 1.8K Google+ 0 LinkedIn 7 Filament.io <b>1.8K</b> Flares ×<p>Would you like to grow your Pinterest followers? Of …

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How to Keep Your Pinterest Boards Fresh, Fun and Relevant

The following excerpt is from Karen Tiber Leland’s book Ultimate Guide to Pinterest for Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Pinterest boards aren't static entities, so once they're set up, you can always go back and edit or delete them at any time. Here are a few housekeeping …

12 Awesome Pinterest Tools To Power Up Your Marketing - Jeffbullas's Blog

It’s taken just three years but the image-sharing site Pinterest now boasts 70 million global users. According to Global Web Index, Pinterest has …

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How Your Pinterest Descriptions Can Attract Customers

The following excerpt is from Karen Tiber Leland’s book Ultimate Guide to Pinterest for Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>One surefire way to optimize your pins for search and attract more traffic is by giving each one a spot-on description that includes your relevant …

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Happy Monday, friends! In my opinion, this post is an important one, so please give me a minute to explain myself ;) I had a long to-do list on …

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Pinterest Gets More Personal With Browser Tracking

Pinterest announced on Friday that it is rolling out a few new features, including personalized pin and board recommendations based on the sites you visit.<p>In a blog post Friday, the San Francisco-based social bookmarking platform said it does support a "do not track" browser feature, but otherwise …

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6 Essential Criteria Your Pinterest Pins Should Meet

The following excerpt is from Karen Tiber Leland’s book Ultimate Guide to Pinterest for Business. Buy it now from Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iTunes<p>Just posting any old photo or video won't get visitors to follow your business's Pinterest boards. In general, you want all your pins to meet the …

Pinterest Updates iPhone App With Faster Pinning

Pinterest has updated its iPhone app to version 2.6, adding a faster way to pin and several other improvements.<p>Now, users can simply press and hold any pin to get a three-icon menu, enabling them to quickly pin, like or send it.<p>The iPhone version of the app also enables users to tap Edit Home Feed …

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Pinterest Now Sends Alerts When Items You Pin Go on Sale

Pinterest is getting more serious about shopping: The social network announced Thursday that it will now send users notifications when products they've pinned go on sale.<p>Pinterest will send sale alerts through aggregated emails, so as to prevent users from getting spammed.<p>The alerts should work for …

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Pinterest moves into Pocket and Instapaper territory with new Article Pins

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>It looks as if a lot of people are using Pinterest not just as an image-sharing-and-saving site, but also as a place to save …

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4 Tips And Tricks For Pinterest Addicts

<i>Editor’s note: This post was originally published by our partners at PopSugar Tech.</i><p>Aside from discovering delicious recipes and inspiring quotes, there are several ways your can maximize your Pinterest account both professionally and socially. Here’s what you need to know to take your Pinterest …

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3 UX Lessons from Pinterest

By Jason Shah on<p>2<p>Pinterest has exploded in recent years from obscure project to global phenomenon. Why? And how can Pinterest's user experience …

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Pinterest Secret Boards: 10 Reasons To Use This New App Feature

Just last week, Pinterest announced that they added a new feature which allows users to curate secret boards that aren't visible to the public. Evrhet Milam, software engineer at Pinterest, disclosed on the website's blog that this option has been one of the most requested features, because, let's …

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7 Ideas for Your First Pinterest Secret Board

1. Wedding Planning<p>2. Visual Journal<p>3. Gifts Ideas<p>4. Surprise Parties<p>5. Date Ideas<p>6. Strange Obsessions<p>7. Work Board<p>Even the most social pinners crave some privacy on Pinterest, a dreamy Internet escape for the photo-obsessed.<p>That's why users with a penchant for pinning went crazy on Thursday, when …

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Take a Tour of Kengo Kuma’s Expansion of the Portland Japanese Garden

It’s not surprising that Japanese architect Kengo Kuma's first public commission in the U.S. is unmistakably Japanese.<p>Nestled in an urban forest surrounded by a residential neighborhood in the hills of Portland, Oregon, the Portland Japanese Garden is a beloved cultural attraction that was starting …

Pinterest: 10 Must-Follow Food Boards

"Healthy Foods" by ves151<p>1 of 10<p>You’ll find plenty of delicious healthy food inspiration on this board. In addition to power-packed meals and snacks, …

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