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10 Funny Pinterest Images For May ’12

As Pinterest starts to go crazy across the globe, the jokes start to come out of the woodwork. It a vain attempt to be light hearted, here’s our top 10 Pinterest joke images for May 2012.

Threadsence Pinterest Competition

Competition: Win A $150 Threadsence Gift Card

The team at Threadsence are offering a $150 gift card in a new Pinterest Competition entitled “Desires Of A Modern Day Goddess”. If you blink an eye, you’ll miss it….

Kentucky Monthly Pinterest Competition

Competition: Seasoned Cooking Of Kentucky Book

Our friends at Kentucky Monthly are offering a free copy of their Seasoned Cooking of Kentucky book with their latest Pinterest Competition. Simply create a Pinterest board called “My Kentucky Eats” and pin your favorite pictures to win.

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Infographic: 16 Ways Educators Can Use Pinterest

The students of today are no strangers to modern technology, and the younger people of today know more about computers than many of their parents. This infographic by onlineuniversities.com takes a deeper look into how our teachers and students can use Pinterest in the educational system

Electrolux Design Lab Pinterest Competition

Competition: Electrolux Design Lab Mini Blender

The Electrolux Design Lab “work in progress” competition encourages you budding designers to come up with some creative ideas to stand a chance of winning one of 5 Powermix Mini Compact Blenders

Pinerly Tool Suite Coming Soon

Pinerly Inc is working hard to provide a full dashboard of Pinterest tools to “help you market your visual content”. Their product is making noise in the Pinterest world and here’s 5 tools to tell us why they can help your brand, business or project

HSN Gift Card Competition

Competition: HSN Offer $500 Gift Card

Multichannnel retailer HSN are offering you the chance to win a $500 gift card for creating your dream room on Pinterest. If that’s not enough incentive for you, they are throwing in a 1 year subscription to House Beautiful magazine for the first 50 competition entries.

American Airlines Pinterest Competition

Competition: American Airlines Trip To Asia

Our friends at American Airlines are pushing the social media boundaries once again with a new competition to win a trip to Asia, offering business class air travel for two to Tokyo and a three night stay in the Shangri-La hotel.

Huge Brands Offer Competitions And Deals

As Social Media marketeers scratch their heads on how best to market themselves and their clients on Pinterest, one thing is for sure. There is definitely an increase in the number of competitions, prize giveaways, and bargain deals on the site.

5 Tips For Getting More Pinterest Followers

Here’s 5 great handy tips to help you get more Pinterest followers and help you share and pin all your favorite images with more friends.

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Pinteresting News On Twitter

Today sees the launch of the Pinterest News Twitter feed which we hope will be a fantastic source of interesting information on Pinterest, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Check us out and follow us for all the latest information on the Pinterest site

First Sony Pinterest Competition

Competition: Pin For Exclusive SONY Discounts

It doesn’t get much bigger than Sony does it? Even better still, Sony states that “we are big fans of Pinterest”, giving followers the chance to share the featured product and obtain a set amount of pins to unlock a special discount code.

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Infographic: Women Adopt Pinterest First

Have you ever wanted to know who is using Pinterest? What kind of person are they, what do they do for a living? This interesting infographic from revmediamarketing shows us everything that we need to know about your favorite pinning platform

Pinterest Funding Could Value Company At $1.5B

Reports are this week confirming that Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten have injected $100million into Pinterest, valuing the company at approximately $1.5billion – an impressive growth from the estimated $200million valuation last year.

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Infographic: How Pinterest Drives Online Sales

The facts are there for all to see, and there is proven evidence that suggests that the latest ‘kid to the social media block’ is going to be extremely effective in increasing sales for online businesses.

Best Western Pinterest Competition

Competition: $500 Best Western Vouchers

Best Western are offering a $500 Travel Card under the caption “How to enjoy the traveling of travel”. Simply pin something to their boards giving it the name of the competition, and then paste the link back to Best Western

Pinterest Just Keeps Getting Bigger!

Pinterest is, without doubt, the hottest social network around at the moment. Pinterest is ranked number 3 in the social networking world behind only Facebook and Twitter and is currently taking the world by storm in 2012

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Infographic: Pinterest Best Practice Guide

As many of you will know, there are some “unwritten rules” for using social networks correctly. As with most of the other networks, there is some etiquette and best practices you should follow on Pinterest, in order to expand your network and share your content effectively.

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Infographic: Comparing Pinterest And Facebook

Unique jewelry and fashion accessories boutique Botica analysed a sample of visitors from both Pinterest and Facebook and produced an excellent and informative infographic on the five key insights they discovered from the data.