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Two new social sites to boost your customer engagment.

Two new social sites to boost your customer engagment.


Is a new comer on the social media scene and its popularity is rising fast. With more than 11.7 unique visitors per month, it is only second to Facebook for providing referral traffic and the amazing thing is, that it is still on the rise.

Pintrest is a pinboard style image site that allows users to group images by topic or theme. Big name brands are now creating innovative ways to use this new social media power player and use it to their advantage.

Check out this great video over at l2 think tank, and see how your business can use the social media marketing power of Pintrest.

You never know, you might be one of the tens of thousands of people that just can’t stop ‘pinning’.


Instagram is another up and comer in the social media realm, and continues to rapidly grow, with a user base of over 15 million. Leading companies such as Starbucks, Red Bull, Tiffany & Co. are starting to see the benefits that these platforms can have for their brands.

Don’t be turned off and think that these new platforms are only for the major players. They’re not. Social media is a great way to improve customer engagement, increase brand awareness and generate referral traffic to your businesses website.

Lead the way and start engaging your customers in new and innovative ways.

Yours in pinning,


Belinda Vesey-Brown About the author