Pinterest shares drop as company misses on user growth…again – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes Pinterest’s shares had popped last week when Snap posted its best quarter in four years, as investors were betting Pinterest’s image-based social app would also see a return in advertiser spending. Those expectations now appear to be correct, as Pinterest beat on earnings with second-quarter revenue of $613.2 million and earnings per share of 25 … Read more

Pinterest Users Can Make Money With Affiliate Links

Reading Time: 6 minutes Pinterest is rolling out new ways for users to earn money on the site, including the ability to earn commission through affiliate links. Now, Pinterest users can turn idea pins into shoppable pins. When other users buy a tagged product after clicking a link in an idea pin, the user who posted it will earn … Read more

Four social commerce innovations in 2021

Reading Time: 7 minutes Over the past year, online shopping has become more popular than ever before, with the influence of the pandemic leaving an everlasting effect on how we choose to shop. With this in mind, social platforms have had to adjust their technology to meet the high demands of users, trying to make shopping experiences as simple … Read more

Pinterest updates policy to prohibit ads promoting weight loss – TechCrunch

Reading Time: 6 minutes Starting today, Pinterest will prohibit all advertisers from sharing ads that promote weight loss. This includes any language and imagery that encourages weight loss, promotes weight loss products, idealizes certain body types, or references the BMI (which is often a poor indicator of overall health). This makes Pinterest the first major social media platform to … Read more