Pinterest

Does a Call to Action in a Pinterest Pin Earn You More Engagement? (New and Updated Pinterest Stats)

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One of the most elusive US social networks to get a decent amount of data out of these days is Pinterest. They obviously aren’t publicly traded so they don’t have to release much, and they generally don’t. Thankfully, there have been a few good studies on Pinterest lately that have provided me with enough new data to make updating my Pinterest stat post worth the effort.

Here are a few of the most recent Pinterest stat updates and additions.

Newsflash: Pinterest is Very Popular on Phones (New and Updated Stats)

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Today, I updated a post that I haven’t done much with in a little while. Pinterest isn’t a publicly-traded company so they aren’t required to share any data quarterly like some of their social network peers. For a while, Pinterest stats were popping up so quickly that it was tough to keep up with them. Things have quieted down considerably up until recently.

Below are a few of the new and updated Pinterest stats that I posted today. Please visit the full posts, listed below, for many, many more stats.

How To: Maximize Your Facebook Post Reach Through Proper Timing

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It is no secret that Facebook has been putting the squeeze on businesses for quite some time now. Like just about every other online property that is trying to survive financially, Facebook is increasingly becoming a “pay to play” platform for businesses looking to reach its users. Organic page post reach has been dramatically reduced and even the largest of brands are finding it difficult to reach their own likes, let alone new audiences, without advertising it.

So how do you combat this shift and keep Facebook a viable digital channel for your business. The obvious answer is start investing in advertising you posts. Almost as important is to be smart about your Facebook posting to ensure you maximize your free reach.

New and Updated Pinterest Stats

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Pinterest is notoriously tight-lipped with their usage tallies and as a successful private company, they can get away with it. Thankfully, with the recent introduction of new promoted pin advertising offerings and the increasing attention that Pinterest is getting from brands, research groups and pollsters are starting to focus more on the visual social network.

It has been a while since I updated the Pinterest stat post, so here are a few of the additions/updates I have been able to come up with: