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What is Pinterest?

March 1, 2012 1:05 pm Leave your thoughts

It’s a social media site where you collect images and pin them to virtual ‘mood’ boards. What’s all the hype about? It’s gaining in momentum like a storm. Last September there were 1.7 million users worldwide; by December this figure was up to 7 million and almost 14 million by January (ComScore). In the UK a quarter of a million visited in January and stayed on-site for an average of 25 minutes for the month. One American company reported an additional 150 webpage views directly from Pinterest and 2 direct sales – all in 30 days Another reported a 75% increase in web traffic and another, an increase of 446%! How do Mymarketing AID see it working for business? You pin images that link directly back to your website – good for getting customers there and for SEO Follow other pinners – look for the most popular or those with…