Tag: Pinterest

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What keeps people coming back to your brand?

BrandChannel recently wrote about the intriguingly one-way relationship between Starbucks and its community of loyal fans. The coffee giant has managed to become one of the world’s most beloved brands despite the fact that, as BrandChannel points out, “they don’t even try that hard.” Take social media, for example. Here, Starbucks seems to break all…

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March 18, 2013

Branding, Marketing, Social media

Detail from Zillow Digs

What makes Zillow Digs more than merely Pinterest-ing

Looks like Zillow, the leading real estate information marketplace, is aiming to become a full-on lifestyle resource for homeowners. The Seattle-based company has just announced the launch of Zillow Digs, a home improvement resource available on Zillow.com and through a free iPad app. According to a company press release, Zillow Digs allows home shoppers and…

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February 7, 2013

Branding, Lifestyle, Social media


Mural.ly: Pinterest for creative pros?

On our watch list is Mural.ly, a social bookmarking and sharing site aimed at creative professionals. Now in beta, it’s been described in various quarters as a cross between Pinterest and Prezi (the presentation tool). That sounds about right. In checking out the site, it seems like Mural.ly gets the process by which ideas really…

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October 2, 2012

Design, Social media, Technology