Tag Archives: pinterest
Posted on 30. Apr, 2012 by Jenna Mc.
After Facebook bought Instagram and Pinterest became one of the biggest drivers of referral traffic, there has been an enormous amount of discussion around image sharing recently. Image content has been pitched as the future of social networking. It provides an extremely effective way to engage with a brand’s audience and make that brand’s online [...]
Posted on 17. Apr, 2012 by kirstythomson.
The hot topic over the past couple of weeks has been the purchase of Instagram by Facebook for $1billion. Photo sharing app Instagram was launched in October 2010 exclusivity for iPhone users, only launching its Android version of the app into the Android Market in the first week of April this year. As most will [...]
Posted on 21. Mar, 2012 by Michael Thomson.
BBC One’s The Apprentice is back for its eighth series and we cannot wait. We’re getting involved in the drama socially with a ‘pin it to win it’ Pinterest board. Using your apprentice and business acumen, study the candidates, their attributes, and decide who you think will win the chance to be Lord Sugar’s apprentice. [...]
Posted on 03. Feb, 2012 by Darcie Tanner.
The newest name merge to enter the social media arena hit my radar about six months ago. The platform is called Pinterest, and allegedly drives more traffic than Google+, LinkedIn and YouTube combined. Pinterest comes from combining Pin and Interests, with the idea being that you ‘pin’ and ‘repin’ visual things you find interesting, or that [...]
Posted on 06. Jan, 2012 by Charlotte Ward.
Last month we talked about Pinterest and potential opportunities for SEO and link building. These kinds of image sharing and bookmarking websites are rapidly becoming extremely popular and authoritative. There are websites that offer a similar service with a more tailored approach. Websites such as Foodgawker and Tastespotting offer users the opportunity to upload images [...]
Posted on 12. Dec, 2011 by Dave Coates.
Pinterest is a very cool idea. It could very easily challenge Tumblr as a platform for image-centred blogging, with its ease of use and flexibility. What’s more, in the past six months the volume of traffic reaching the site has increased exponentially, having more than doubled since August. It makes bookmarking a broad range of [...]