Pinterest Marketing Tips from Nell of Me Marketing Group

Now, Pinterest marketing is still very much an emerging field. But what advice would marketing … Continue reading...

Pinterest Rolling Out French Version

Pinterest in French

Pinterest appear to be rolling out the French-language translation of their site. We've seen the … Continue reading...

Pinterest Expert Interview: Dr. Dave Chaffey of SmartInsights

What would you want to know from a leading Pinterest marketing expert? In a bit of  a change from our usual articles, we are running a series of interviews with marketing experts who are using Pinterest as one of their platforms. For our first such interview, we speak with Dr. Dave Chaffey of SmartInsights. Dr. […]

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Want a Job at Pinterest? Here’s What They’re Hiring For

Jobs at Pinterest

Pinterest have just updated their ‘careers’ page with a number of new roles. Here are the extra roles they’re now hiring for: Software Engineer (Intern) Software Engineer (New Grad) Software Engineer (Intern) Software Engineer (New Grad) Partner Engineer Head of Partner Marketing Partner Manager Head of Community Marketing Head of Community Operations Country Manager, Japan […]

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Pinterest Team Update their Official Pinterest Page

Pinterest on Pinterest

Pinterest’s Pinterest page is back. As just announced on the official Pinterest blog, the Pinterest team has resurrected their own Pinterest account to share goings-on in their office and relating to Pinterest. Makes sense. But what do I like best about this? What I like best is their nifty use of colour for their board covers. It […]

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Pinterest Error: “You have exceeded the maximum rate of users followed”

You have exceeded the maximum rate of users followed

Are you seeing a Pinterest error saying “You have exceeded the maximum rate of users followed. Slow down a little. (error code fl1)?” Some readers are reporting seeing this error message when they try to follow someone new. This happens despite them not doing anything excessive. Unfortunately, in these cases it tends to be very […]

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How to Run a Pinterest Contest


One way in which Pinterest can be used as part of a social media strategy is through contests for things such as “who can make the best pins and pinboards.” If you would like to run such a contest to promote your own businesses as part of your own social media strategy, here are three […]

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How to Track When Your Brand is Mentioned on Pinterest

Need an easy way to monitor mentions of a brand on Pinterest and other social networks? Then ViralHeat could be the tool for you. ViralHeat lets you see all pins that have mentioned your brand in their descriptions or see graphs of the number of mentions over time… Pinterest is just one of the services that […]

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Pinterest Add German and Dutch Language Options

European Flag

Pinterest have just added German and Dutch language options to the site. The new options (“Deutch” and “Nederlands”) bring Pinterest’s language option tally to 7, though that number includes two variants of both Spanish and Portuguese. Photo by rockcohen

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It’s Official: You No Longer Need an Invitation to Join Pinterest


It’s official: You no longer need an invitation to join Pinterest. Pinterest announced the change with a post on their blog yesterday afternoon. Some people are speculating that the change is something Pinterest have wanted to do for a long while, but were holding off on until they felt confident their systems could manage a […]

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