Content curation is something that most social media markers say you MUST do in order not to be spammy or too self promotional. Many say it would be rude to only post your own content and never share anyone else’s. But, is your social media content curation just noise, is it really the best way to approach social media marketing?
Have you taken a close look at your Pinterest feed in the past couple of days? There have been some big changes to what is appearing in the Pinterest feed. Each of the changes could be in preparation for the launch of the long anticipated promoted pins or paid advertising on Pinterest. Yes!!!!
If your blog or business caters to a specialized market or as they say in the Internet world, a narrow niche, does that mean that Pinterest can’t work for you? Do you need to appeal to a huge audience to gain followers and get referral traffic to your site from Pinterest?
If you post recipes on your blog, wouldn’t you like to boost your Pinterest visibility? It’s easy to install recipe pins on your website.
Pinterest continues to receive funding and its valuation continues to skyrocket, as of June 2014 it is reported to be $5 BILLION. This meteoric rise brings additional attention which is causing the platform to rival Twitter in popularity and the developing of new features such as the much anticipated advertising on Pinterest through sponsored pins.
Where in the world is Cynthia?
Summer has gotten off to an adventurous start for my family and me. An unexpected but irresistible job offer came my husband’s way. Rob and I decided to pack up the kids, the dog and the cat and make a cross-country move from Texas to Charleston, South Carolina. Yes, I’m finally near a beach!
The incredibly talented Margot of Margo Madison Creative is a graphic designer who has been creating gorgeous invitations for special events for over 15 years. This experienced business owner saw how Pinterest could help her business be even more successful. Margot shares with us how she uses Pinterest to attract new clients and to it helps her to work with work with existing ones.