Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Pinterest -- The Hottest New Social Media Network: What can it do to for your brand?

No social media network has grown more in the past year than the social network Pinterest. In a nutshell Pinterest serves as a comprehensive wish list of sorts. Users (a.k.a. Pinners) post Pins to Boards that they organize by topic or theme. For instance, a user who is planning to remodel a house may Pin interior decorating ideas to a Design Board. Or a bride-to-be can post wedding dress inspirations to a Wedding Board. This has led to many businesses using the service to improve the brand on their products.

Read the first blog article here: http://mashable.com/2012/01/08/pinterest-13-tips-and-tricks-for-cutting-edge-users/ to understand all of the unique features that Pinterest has to offer.

Then click on this article: http://mashable.com/2012/01/10/pinterest-business-consumer-engagement/ to see how business owners are using Pinterest to run contests, increase customer engagement, and showcase new products.