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FEATURED ARTICLE — February 24th, 2017

Using Pinterest to Power Your Online Marketing

Today, one of the biggest challenges marketers face is finding the right social media channel for their companies.

With dozens of options to choose from, finding the one that resonates with your audience and drives results can be tough.

And it’s only made worse by the fact that modern wisdom seems to tell us we should be everywhere, all at once.

Fortunately, this isn’t true. To be successful, you’ve got to find the handful of social sites that appeal to your users and provide the right platform for your content.

And if you’re an eCommerce site, there’s a good possibility that one of those platforms is Pinterest.

A powerful, highly visual site with more than 150 million active monthly users, Pinterest is a promising channel for anyone looking to
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