Pinterest: User Interface

  • Pinterest now lets people zoom in on pins, has redesigned visual search icon

    … browser extension earlier this year to enable visual search on any image across the web, Pinterest is now removing the requirement that people be logged in to Pinterest to use the extension’s visual search feature. About The Author Tim Peterson, Third Door Media's Social Media Reporter, has been covering the digital marketing industry since 2011…

    Marketing Landin Social- 22 readers -
  • Pinterest’s object-recognizing Lens feature now scans QR codes, too

    … Holy #@!%$, QR codes are a thing again. Snapchat’s spin on the QR code has popularized the bar code’s ugly offspring to the point that Facebook’s Messenger, Kik, Spotify and others have adopted their own versions. Now Pinterest is making its in-app, object-recognizing Lens feature able to scan QR codes. Because apparently, in 2017, being able…

    Marketing Land- 23 readers -
  • Pinterest queues up autoplay video ads for new Explore tab

    … A few months after introducing click-to-play video ads, Pinterest is catching up with the times — and competitors like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat — and testing video ads that play automatically. American Express, The Home Depot, Macy’s and Sony Pictures are among the first brands to test Pinterest’s autoplay video ads, which…

    Marketing Landin Social- 22 readers -
  • Pinterest’s “Pin it” button changes its name internationally

    … necessarily have the most positive (or appropriate) meanings in other countries. Using the universal word, “save” and its various translations made more sense. So far, so good. The change has truly helped driven user adoption. In fact, when testing the Save button worldwide, Pinterest reported higher usage across the board, especially outside…

    Marketing Land- 11 readers -