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Pintest case study: Allrecipes boosts engagement with ‘Save’ button

Ahead of the festive season, digital food brand Allrecipes added a Save button on each Pinterest recipe page after noticing a big surge in referral traffic from the site. This case study looks at how the digital food brand boosted clicks by 900% in just 3 months on the social bookmarking site.


07/03/2017  |  Full story...

Pinterest case study: Bank of America engages millennial savers

Bank of America created Better Money Habits (BMH), an online resource to help people understand their money. The site is open to anyone, with a focus on those just starting out – millennials. With the help of Promoted Pins, BMH content reached nearly 6 million people in less than 5 months and generated more than 29,000 saves.


09/06/2016  |  Full story...

Social media case study: How Sweaty Betty built its brand around its fans

Sports and fitness are often very social activities, and UK sports brand for women Sweaty Betty capitalised on this to offer a drastically different shopping experience for consumers compared to the ‘warehouse’ feel from the likes of Sports Direct. So what makes Sweaty Betty stand out in the overcrowded fitness market? This case study looks at how the brand built a social community around fitness challenges to boost brand loyalty.

26/01/2015  |  Full story...

Tumblr case study: Samsung Tumblr blog pushes Galaxy camera content to other social networks

Samsung wanted to create a destination that could show off its GALAXY Camera and generate buzz among photographers and tech fans on four major social networks. This case study looks at how the electronics giant used Tumblr’s API as a central hub to push images to Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest, getting a 70% increase in earned impressions.


17/07/2014  |  Full story...

Cannes Lions social media case study: Oreo’s ‘Daily Twist’ wins Cannes Cyber Lions Grand Prix

Oreo is an iconic biscuit brand with leading edge digital platforms and a highly engaged fan base in Facebook. They developed a brilliant creative idea that combined the best of PR with social media and digital production to win a Cyber Lions Grand Prix, millions of new fans and hundreds of millions of new exposures. In this Cannes Lions social media case study we show you why…

Brand: Oreo | Sector: FMCG, Food and Beverage | Country: US and global | Objective: Brand awareness, brand favourability, brand equity | Format: PR and social media

21/06/2013  |  Full story...

Pinterest creates own ‘pin’ and follow’ buttons on Facebook to boost daily visits 60%


Pinterest attracted new users and re-engage existing users by creating ‘pin’ and ‘follow’ actions on Facebook. Pinterest focused on the most frequent and social things people do on their site - pin and follow - and built Open Graph stories that people could identify with. It prompts people to add the app to their timelines through a clear call out that is integrated into the design of the site. They implemented Pinning, following pinners and comment and liking pins into open-graph. Daily visits have increased by more than 60% since the integrations of open-graph.

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Brand: Pinterest | Sector: Entertainment / Technology | Objective: build brand engagement | Format: Facebook Page


Case study: What Barbie is doing wrong on Pinterest


Toy giant Mattel has been quick to capitalise on the growth of Pinterest, using the online ‘pinboard’ to showcase its flagship Barbie brand. So why has this iconic doll failed to get a single ‘like’ on the site so far? This case study takes a closer look…

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Brand: Mattel, Barbie| Sector: Toys| Format: Social Media

24/04/2012  |  Full story...

Case study: Duck Tape uses Pinterest to market brand via consumer generated content

This case study shows how Duck Tape used Pinterest a social media platform to showcase their stationery products. The brand was a natural fit with existing fans who love to showcase their creations using the product. The duct tape brand has 19 boards with 443 pins showcasing fun way of using their products. The brand has 302 followers, 335 following and 164 likes on Pinterest. They have boards vary from their products which subtly market the various patterns they offer, to craft ideas using the products and craft videos and occasion specific boards.

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Brand: Duck Tape| Sector: Retail, Eccomerce, FMCG | Format: Social Media


Pinterest case study: Mixing Pinterest with Facebook gets 32% increase in followers

cs%20lowes%20pinterest.jpg Social media ‘pinboard’ Pinterest is on the rise, but how can marketers tap into its potential? This case study looks at how US-based home improvement company Lowes combined its Pinterest board with Facebook to boost its follows by 32%.

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Brand: Lowes | Media: Pinterest, Facebook, Social Media | Country: US | Sector: Retail, Ecommerce, FMCG

04/04/2012  |  Full story...

Pinterest case study: Kotex video campaign drives 700,000 impressions

cskotex.jpg Social media ‘pinboard’ Pinterest is on the rise, and this campaign from Kotex is a fine example of how brands can use the popular social media Pinboard to boost their followers and create a lasting brand impact.

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Brand: Kotex | Media: YouTube, Pinterest, Social Media | Agency: Smoyz | Country: Israel | Sector: FMCG / Healthcare

04/04/2012  |  Full story...

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