Pinterest’s Tim Kendall On Buyable And Promoted Pins

Matthew Lynley talks to Pinterest’s GM of Monetization, Tim Kendall, about the retail tools for partners and how casual browsing can convert to sales. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling … Read More

Pinterest brings on a new head of corporate and business development

Pinterest today said it is hiring a new head of corporate and business development, bringing on former Facebooker Gary Johnson as it looks to continue to expand. The hiring comes at a time when Pinterest recently saw its president, Tim … Read More

Pinterest integrates deeper with Facebook with a new bot and messenger extension

As Pinterest looks to further expand beyond just the audience you’d expect to use it, it’s going to have to start chasing down users and meet them on different territories — and that includes messaging apps. So today Pinterest is … Read More

Pinterest Lens now gives users a way to figure out their outfits with the clothes in their closet

Looking for outfits and what to wear is one of the bigger use cases on Pinterest, but as the company looks to try to make the process of getting the right content to users more seamlessly it’s been increasingly focusing … Read More

Pinterest rolls out its own version of QR codes

If you are walking around a retailer, you might have seen a sign or something along those lines posted to check out its Pinterest account for additional content or products – but there was not really a seamless way to … Read More

Pinterest now lets you create sections within your boards to further tidy up ideas

Pinterest serves as a pretty good place for users that are looking to plan large-scale projects, like outfits for big events, home design, or even life moments like a wedding or a 50th birthday party — and now the company … Read More

Facebook attacks Pinterest with “Sets” of posts

Identity is prismatic. You show different sides of yourself to different friends in your life. Now Facebook wants to let you share the niches of your interests while stealing thunder from Pinterest’s boards. Facebook is now testing a feature called … Read More

Pinterest opens up search advertising in its Ads Manager

Pinterest began rolling out targeted ads based on searches for its partners earlier this year, giving it another moment in time to catch potential customers as they try to sniff out new things they might buy — and now everyone … Read More

Can inspiration be monetized with Tim Kendall of Pinterest | Disrupt NY 2017

Matthew Lynley chats with Pinterest’s Tim Kendall about why people use Pinterest and the future of advertising and product discovery there. Subscribe to TechCrunch today: http://bit.ly/18J0X2e TechCrunch Disrupt is the world’s leading authority in debuting revolutionary startups, introducing game-changing technologies … Read More

Pinterest opens up more than 5,000 interests for advertiser targeting through its Taste Graph

Pinterest builds itself around visual discovery — the idea that you can come to the site or app, see something you like, and immediately dive down a rabbit hole. The company has built an extensive suite of tools internally to … Read More