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Rachel Feintzeig / Wall Street Journal:
Tech firms competing for talent spawn “workplace coordinators” to manage lavish employee perks   —  Lavish Perks Spawn New Job Category  —  At Tech Companies, Aim-to-Please Specialists Provide Yoga Classes, Jell-O Shots  —  From Muay Thai classes to Zen meditation rooms …
Nov 23, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Martin Beck / Marketing Land:
Forrester: brands should invest more on their own websites, and Instagram or Pinterest, instead of Facebook and Twitter   —  Forrester Says Marketers Are Wasting Resources on Facebook, Twitter  —  Because of low reach and engagement on the major social networks, report suggests that brands …
Nov 20, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Jeff Bercovici / Forbes:
Inside Pinterest: The Coming Ad Colossus That Could Dwarf Twitter And Facebook   —  The Cannes Lions advertising festival has become as big among the Madison Avenue crowd as the Riviera town's iconic film event is for Hollywood.  So as Steve Stoute nursed a drink with a friend …
Oct 18, 2014, 8:45 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
How marketing firms scan logos and emotions on services like Instagram for research and targeting customers   —  Smile!  Marketing Firms Are Mining Your Selfies  —  Photo-Sharing Sites Are Being Scanned to Find Brands, Target Ads  —  Most users of popular photo-sharing sites like Instagram …
Oct 10, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Seth Fiegerman / Mashable:
Facebook, Pinterest, Box launch WEST, a one-on-one mentorship program for women in tech   —  Facebook, Pinterest, Box Team Up on Mentorship Program for Women in Tech  —  Facebook, Pinterest and Box announced a new pilot program on Wednesday that will provide one-on-one mentorship …
Oct 8, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Pinterest To Launch New Ad Targeting And Conversion Tracking Features   —  Pinterest may still be a relatively young social network, compared to rivals like Facebook and Twitter, but its advertising products are quickly catching up to the rest of the market.  The company recently quietly announced …
Sep 26, 2014, 1:35 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
DWNLD Gives Web Publishers A Platform For Building Affordable, Customizable Native Apps   —  Last week, we reported that Pinterest investor Fritz Lanman was pursuing the company builder model for creating startups and working on two different companies simultaneously.
Sep 3, 2014, 7:15 PMIn context
Kurt Wagner / Re/code:
Pinterest Adds New Analytics Dashboard to Entice Future Advertisers   —  Pinterest has a new strategy for getting brands on its service: Show, don't tell.  —  The online inspiration and discovery company unveiled a new, free analytics dashboard for businesses on Tuesday …
Aug 26, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
After YouTube And Vimeo, Pinterest Now Adds Vevo Music Videos To Its Site   —  Make way for more content coming to Pinterest: today the platform is adding Vevo music videos, which you can search for, share, and watch on Pinterest itself, on your own Pinboards, those of your friends, or on Vevo's.
Aug 13, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Pinterest Rolls Out Messaging So Pinners Can Have Conversations Around Shared Pins   —  Pinterest today is unveiling a new way users can communicate, collaborate and share with one another.  With the launch of a new messaging feature, users will be able to keep discussions going on Pinterest around …
Aug 6, 2014, 7:10 PMIn context

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