Pinterest Expands Promoted Pins Internationally

Pinterest announced the launch of Promoted Pins in the UK, its first international expansion of the product. According to the company, this is a major market for Pinterest with Pinners in the UK having grown 50% over the past year.…

Pinterest Reportedly Testing Video Ads

We heard two months ago that Pinterest was preparing to launch video ads, but haven’t heard much about it since then. While the company has yet to make a related announcement, DigiDay is now reporting that they are now being…

Pinterest Opens Ads Manager to All U.S. Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

Pinterest just announced that it is opening the Pinterest Ads Manager to all small and medium-sized businesses int he U.S. Until now, it’s been waitlist-only. “Over the past year and a half, tens of thousands of small and medium sized…

Video Ads Reportedly Coming to Pinterest

Pinterest is planning on launching video ads. That’s the word from a new report from Digiday, which cites agencies briefed on the plans. The report says a video format is on the way, but that what that will look like…

Next Month, You’ll Finally Be Able To Take Advantage Of These Ads

Pinterest has offered Promoted Pins to advertisers throughout the year, but it has so far only been on a limited basis. They have expanded that limitation over that time, but the offering is still not available to everyone. Next month,…

Pinterest Says Its Ads Have Very Low Opt-Out Rate

Pinterest is hard at work convincing businesses to advertise using its Promoted Pins. It’s been emailing profile admins suggesting pins to promote and it’s been selling itself as another option for marketers to spend money from their search budgets on.…

Does Pinterest Have A Place In Your Search Budget?

Pinterest is often thought of as a social network, and it is to an extent. You can follow people (including friends), and they can follow you back. You can interact with them and even send them direct messages. In these…

Pinterest Promotes Promoted Pins With Email

I always find it interesting to see how the big social platforms use email to drive their own goals. Perhaps it’s having lived through all that time when people were saying social media was going to kill email only to…

Jennifer Lawrence Gets An Erroneous Tattoo, Calls Her New Ink ‘Watered Down Rebellion’

Jennifer Lawrence revealed her new tattoo while at the Comic-con annual convention last Thursday to promote her movie, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2. In a video interview with HitFix, the 24-year-old actress showed an obscure scar-colored tattoo on…

Pinterest Gives Businesses a Way to Get in Front of More People

When it comes to advertising, Pinterest says it’s about “mapping your business goals to the steps Pinners take to plan their futures.” With that in mind, Pinterest is now offering some new types of ad solutions to “give businesses a…