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Do You Really Know What Drives Your Referral Traffic from Pinterest? There’s a good deal of confusion about what drives traffic from Pinterest to blogs and websites. An individual site will often see ebbs and flows in Pinterest traffic month to month or week to week. When this happens, it’s easy to jump to conclusions as to why traffic from Pinterest increased or declined.
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 ...
Have you been frustrated with your Pins’ recent visibility? Or perhaps overjoyed by a sudden growth in repins and referral traffic from Pinterest? Either way, you are not alone. Over the past year and a half, many Pinners have noticed seemingly unexplained changes in their engagement and referral traffic. And in most cases, the reason behind these changes is the Smart Feed.
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 ...
For many Tailwind members Pinterest is their largest, or second largest, source of traffic. Did you know that clicks from Pinterest often generate more dollars than clicks from Google organic search? We all know someone who could benefit by learning how to market through Pinterest, and if we’re honest with ourselves that someone maybe us.
How far in advance should I Pin my fall content to Pinterest? In the springtime we Repin easter eggs, in the summertime we Repin swimsuits, and in the fall we Repin everything orange-colored and pumpkin-flavored. You’d think it would be pretty simple to answer the question of when to publish your seasonal Pins to Pinterest, unfortunately it can be a lot harder than you’d initially think.
Today, we are announcing the acquisition of two early thought leaders in the Pinterest marketing space. These sites grew to serve tens of thousands of monthly visitors seeking to improve their marketing efforts on Pinterest. We’re honored that they’ve entrusted Tailwind as the new home for their communities.
Writing keyword rich descriptions for your Pins has been of the most important things you can do to attract traffic to your website from Pinterest. But with Pinterest changing the way it displays Pins and cutting off descriptions, is spending time writing descriptions still worth it? Absolutely. Example of Pinterest truncating descriptions.
We just welcomed our 100,000th member to the Tailwind family! Thank you Seat Hoody (makers of sweat-resistant seat covers) for being the 100,00th, and to every one of our members who made this insanely wonderful milestone possible. Get paid to help Tailwind keep growing! To celebrate this milestone, we’re doubling our referral bonus for the next 2 weeks Gift $30 of Tailwin ...
What better excuse for a startup to celebrate than hitting 100,000 members? Yup – you heard that right, Tailwind just reached 100,000 members! If you’re one of those members, thank you, sincerely. We’re running a special double referral bonus for the next two weeks to show our appreciation. Now here’s what you came for – 100 of the Tailwind team’s favorite party-time gifs.
We analyzed every post to Instagram from Tailwind members in the past month and uncovered the five posts with the highest engagement rates. We discussed these five posts with special guest Avery Oden from Staplegun agency to discover why audiences were so engaged with them and what lessons other Instagram marketers can learn from them.
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, ...
It’s not enough anymore to post a photo of your finished product on social media. Sure, audiences appreciate a pretty picture (who doesn’t?), but with the rise of in-the-moment platforms like Instagram and Snapchat, followers are increasingly looking for more realtime engagement. Many makers and creatives are turning to Instagram Stories to give a glimpse behind the scenes, wi ...
We love to see our members grow and succeed on social media, in fact Tailwind’s mission is to make world-class marketing easy for everyone. That’s why we created the Takeoff Awards: annual awards that honor those who have achieved massive growth on Pinterest (next year we’ll include Instagram – did you know we’re about to launch Tailwind for Instagram?) To find our winners w ...
Posting to Instagram from your phone can be really inconvenient. Instagram claims it doesn’t allow you to post content from your desktop computer, but there are work-arounds that could save you hours of time and a good portion of your sanity. There are many different ways to tackle this problem. Below we’re going to discuss some of the most common solutions.
This guide surfaces the best performing Instagram posts from the Tailwind community, based on the engagement rate of the posts. By focusing on engagement rate, rather than simply volume of likes, our goal is to find great content from accounts of all sizes, not just from celebrities and big brands.
“The space you work in is important. Everything in here is something that means something to me. It’s all intentional.” – Eric Kass, Funnel Do you remember the cover art of the records that your father owned? How about the pattern on your grandmother’s linoleum floor? If you do, how useful are these things to your work today? To designing a social media graphic say, or growin ...
The Etsy community boasts some of the most creative entrepreneurs in the world. They’re craftsmen and women, their work is beautiful, and quite honestly, so is some of their social media marketing. An example of the creativity of the Etsy Up audience, this sketch by @macarostudio perfectly encapsulated the mood and palette of the conference.