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Do you have a question about Tailwind for Instagram? Well, we have an answer. Since the launch of our Instagram scheduling tool, we’ve heard a lot of excitement and a lot of questions. In this post we go over the 10 most commonly asked questions about Tailwind for Instagram. If your question is still unanswered just let us know in the comments! 1.
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last February to help you understand what you should be Pinning this month. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from February of last year and Pinned the ones that received the most Repins to our 11 “trends” boards – one board for each of the 11 most popular Pinterest categories.
Here at Tailwind we’re big proponents of using our tools, or as it’s known in software development, “eating our own dog food”. For us this means knowing exactly how our tools work, what could be improved, where pain points are, and how to use Tailwind most effectively. The recent launch of Tailwind for Instagram is no exception.
In this post, we look at the Pinterest Pins that performed best last January to help you understand what you should be Pinning in the New Year. We analyzed all of the Pins from Tailwind members from January of last year and Pinned the ones that received the most Repins to our 11 “trends” boards – one board for each of the 11 most popular Pinterest categories.
It’s no secret that Pinterest is one of the biggest sources of referral traffic on the Internet. While increased traffic can help bloggers and media companies to sell more advertising, many businesses (especially e-commerce) use Pinterest to sell their products directly. For these businesses the goal is to convert traffic into paying customers. That means making the sale.
Instagram has long been a haven for showing off products. Whether it’s the glamorous new bag from Kate Spade or the high-horsepower new car from Chevy, fans have spent 6 years double tapping on products without a clear path to purchase… until now. Instagram just announced Shoppable Instagram, a way for brands to turn their feeds into retail space.
Verifying your site on Pinterest. Sounds like an overly-complicated, code heavy process and who really needs that, right? Well Pinterest site verification has many amazing benefits and doesn’t have to be hard at all! Adding your account to Pinterest gives you access to valuable business features. For example, you gain access to deeper analytics both on Pinterest and through Tai ...
If you’ve been on Pinterest recently, you might have noticed something a little different about your account: Messages from Pinterest group boards You’re getting a lot more messages. This is due to a change in how Pinterest alerts users to new Pins on their group boards. 'What's Up With Pinterest's New Group Board Messages?'Click To Tweet What’s Happening? With this change, ...
TThis post is based on a Facebook Live event I did with my co-worker, Madison, based on different Pinterest rumors we were hearing. Watch the first 10 minutes below and the full video for free on our education platform, Launchpad. We’ve all heard them. The whispers in the social media blogosphere outlining theories to gain Pinterest followers fast or tips to increase engagement today.
This post is based on a live video I recorded with our CEO about Instagram Marketing. Watch the first 10 minutes below and the full video for free on our education platform, Launchpad. Yes, you read that title right. We are talking about Instagram marketing! You’re probably double-checking to confirm you are on the Tailwind blog right now. Don’t worry.
This post is based on a Facebook Live Q&A about Pinterest advertising and Promoted Pins. You can find the replay on our education platform, Launchpad. Tired of hearing all the hype about Pinterest’s advertising platform, Promoted Pins? Maybe you’ve even considered launching your own campaign but held off to see if it’s worth the investment. Pinterest advertising is gaining steam.
What’s the cornerstone of any great Pinterest strategy effort? Great Pins. However, there’s more to a great Pin than you may realize, and an effective, engaging Pin doesn’t happen by accident. In this post, I’ll talk about how images, descriptions and source links combine to create engaging and effective content for reaching your audience.
Have you noticed anything weird with your Pinterest account lately? No descriptions? Pins that suddenly have 1,000s of repins? You’re not alone and don’t worry – there isn’t anything wrong with your account. Pinterest is just rolling out some new changes. Here’s what Pinterest’s Help Center says on the matter: “If you’re on the web or the Android app, you may notice that Pins ...
What are Pinterest boards? Most people will tell you that Pinterest boards are simply groups of Pins arranged by a topic. That’s true, but boards can also be so much more. Boards allow you to organize your content in different ways, enabling you to use your pins to tell the story of your brand. Pinterest boards allow you to organize your content in different ways, enabling ...
We’ll admit it: Search Engine Optimization (SEO) isn’t the friendliest phrase in the marketing world. Somehow it doesn’t quite roll off the tongue as well as other terms, say for example “Pinterest”, or “avatar”, or even “Blab”. Those are just flat out fun to say. SEO doesn’t quite have the same flow. Despite the phonetics, SEO is crucial to any online marketing strategy.
In 2012, Becca Ludlum saw an opportunity to change her life. With her blog, My Crazy Good Life, taking off Becca took the jump and left her day job as a speech therapist to become a full-time lifestyle blogger. After digging into Pinterest, Becca decided to give Tailwind’s pin scheduling and analytics tool a shot. Since then, she’s seen a 566% increase in reven ...
Everyone has something they want to accomplish in the new year. Some want to improve their health, some want to take up a new hobby, and some want to up their visual marketing game. With these free printable Instagram and Pinterest content calendars from Tailwind, 2016 will be the year you make the most of your visual marketing strategy.
The world of e-commerce has been ever-changing since the dawn of the internet, and right now we’re stepping into uncharted territory. Purchasing is no longer limited to e-commerce sites. You can now purchase products directly from social platforms, like Facebook and Twitter. However, the real heavy hitter in this new age of e-commerce is Pinterest’s Buyable Pins, launched in June 2015.
Instagram has quickly become the darling of the visual marketing space. The platform, focused on sharing moments of your life as they happen, is known for it’s simple, singular focus on images. In fact, Instagram was so focused on images that up until the release of Instagram advertising, clickable links were only allowed in an accounts profile.