The Pinterest Buy Button Might Rock Your Ecommerce

Convince & Convert

Image via Last Thursday, Re/code revealed that Pinterest is laying the groundwork for an eCommerce “buy” button. The very nature of the platform means users are in a product-oriented, maybe-even-buying mindset, which is key for driving eCommerce.

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What TV Is And What Will Never Be

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These are the same celebrities that are being paid to tweet as auxiliary media to a TV buy from an agency (don''t think that isn''t happening). Still, you can add all of the features, widgets, apps and connectivity of these devices and we may still net out in the same place: people just like to sit back and watch TV. widgets. We like to watch. Don''t forget that. You can plug in all of the Apple TV units that you want, and bump up the number of Netflix subscriptions too.

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How to View Google Offers Near You


It’s also possible to add a Google Offers widget to iGoogle. Google Offers Group Buying Groupon

Have You Been A Victim Of Grouponitude?

Jason Yormark

I’m as guilty as anyone for being sucked into the group buying frenzy. a negative or hostile state of mind in response to the use of a group buying deal. A Grouponitude encounter usually goes something like this: Store Owner: Welcome to Old Franny’s Widgets & Stuff! I’ll just take these 2 widgets, and some of this stuff! I think a lot of business owners are not approaching group buying opportunities from the right perspective.

Boosting Opt-Ins with Selz


Before we dive into numbers, let’s compare the two widgets I was using for opt-ins. Next is the Selz widget. Buy this on Selz. The difference in number of opt-ins I received using my standard opt-in box vs. the Selz widget is pretty dramatic.

How to Build a Billion Dollar SEO Empire

Viper Chill

He showed that back in 2010, Retail Me Not were basically paying people to put the Retail Me Not widget on their websites (a widget which came with a dozen internal links to different pages of RMN – do-followed, of course). More Proof that Widget Spam Works.

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8 Marketing Trends to Implement in Your 2012 Marketing Plan


Remember to make all your content, on all your marketing touch points, sharable with plugins and widgets to help spread your content wide and deep on the Web. It’s a fact: People buy from people they know, like and trust. What a year was 2011 for social media and marketing!

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9 Simple & Powerful Copywriting Tips

Writtent Blog

I’m going to give you some great copywriting tips in the form of a checklist that will help you catch my eye and make me buy. Sure, there are a million other widgets out there, but your widget is one-of-a-kind, because __. Image source. My name is Karri, and I am a consumer.

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The State of Link Building 2016: What I Learned Manually Analysing 1,000 Search Results

Viper Chill

Billion Dollar Houzz Prove Widget Links Still Work. To summarise much longer commentary, I revealed that Houzz were using their widget to unsuspectingly embed dozens of hard-coded links in the websites of those who used it. You Can Buy Your Way Onto Forbes or the Huffington Post.

How to Drive Traffic from Twitter using @Anywhere


I have been using twitter for a long time and it is just now that I have known about this type of widget or plugins.


7 Conversion Rate Optimization Tips for Publishers

Adam Sherk

The majority of the functionality of your site should not require a login (including buying a subscription!). You have to show social-proof to your readers which can be in the form of a widget displaying “1267 people liked it&# or “900 people tweeted about it.&#

Social marketing - Brand Ripples That Expose Your Weakness

Engaging Brand

It doesn''t matter whether you make widgets or wodgets or wudgets!!! You need someone to buy them. If you need someone to buy from you, then you have to think like them, you have to value them. Do people think about what you are selling rather than what the market is buying? .

BrainDump: 101+ Things You MUST Know About Social Media For Business

SocMed Sean

25) Never, ever, ever buy Facebook fans. 36) Never, ever, ever buy Twitter followers. 50) Spend time learning about plugins, themes and widgets. Don’t buy inbound links. Don’t buy traffic. I’ve been meaning to do this braindump for a while now.

So you've got a blog, now what? How to promote your bloggo

Gemma Went

You’ve got all the whistles, bells and widgets added to it. Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe So you’ve got a blog, now what?

The Case for Building a Fiercely Loyal Community


Think they’ll want to buy it? When your members are engaged in your community and feel like it plays a vital role in their lives and/ or their organizations, they aren’t likely to leave you for the latest and greatest widget.

The Convergence of Search and Social Part 7 – A Strategy Framework

Josh S Peters

GOAL: Increase awareness of blue widgets and increase the sale of blue widgets by 10%. If applicable build your content calendar around buying cycles and yearly / monthly events pertinent to your customers.

Search Engine Optimization: Anchor Text Flows Just Like PageRank

Bill Hartzer

And they are even buying text links in an effort to increase their web site’s search engine rankings. Let’s say that I have a regular anchor text link, something like “red widgets&# , and that links to a page about red widgets (redwidgets.html): “red widgets&# link on page 2 ==> links to ==> redwidgets.html.

101 Marketing Tools and Technology Tips for 2017

Razor Social

Imagine if you could automatically create an audience of people who visited your checkout page but didn’t buy so you can target them with the right advertisements. When someone is ready to buy one item from you, they’re much more likely to make an additional purchase.

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iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

And yes, FREE, I’m pretty sure I’ve reached 10,000 companies in Australia in the last few years and convinced them NOT to buy Radian6 etc until they’ve started with a free service! It can’t be a purely RSS play as we need gadgets/widgets for API only based services.

RSS 37 As Social Networking

Small Business Mavericks

Buy books, read books, download Kindle files? You can designate a Wish List on Amazon and display your wish list with a widget on your website or blog. Are you a big reader? Do you use a lot? Did you know you can use as a social networking tool? This is truly a useful tool for writers, musicians, artists, other crafts persons, and people in the publishing industries. can be your niche networking space.

Pinterest for Business: How to Get Started & Be Successful

Sprout Social

Pinners are engaged, seeking content and products to interact with and buy. Where do you think viewers are likely to buy the materials needed? The Pinterest widget builder tool allows you to add Pinterest widgets inside your blog posts.

How to Get Free Imagery for Your Business on Instagram using Tack

Razor Social

They’ll do their research and see what others have to say about a product or a brand before they make a decision to buy. Tack also has a widget that you can use to pull images from the Tack library and embed them on your website.

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How to Get a Footer Link from (And Why I’m Continuing with “Dark SEO”)

Viper Chill

Within 24 hours of my blog post about how they were abusing their loyal readers by stuffing dozens of links in their widgets, they removed them from their widget code. Otherwise, if they see potential, they buy shares.

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Poor Social Responsiveness Risks Tarnishing a Brand’s Image

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

While the widget you have spent years designing and producing excites you, it may not have the same effect on consumers. Get my Internet Marketing newsletter , buy my book, The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web , and subscribe to the Techipedia RSS feed.

13 Business Goals You Can Achieve Through Email Marketing

Convince & Convert

Buy now!” Without fail, each one of them has a Buy button that takes the user to the business’ website and leads (hopefully) to a sale. An embedded payment widget inside the email makes the process of fund raising even more seamless.

Crowdfunding Tools to Fundraise the Project of Your Dreams


People crowdfund for virtually every situation imaginable — from raising money for college to buying shoes for poor children. It has an easy-to-use dashboard and widgets to help you keep track of your progress.

6 Winning Social Media Promotion Ideas

Sprout Social

Services like Mailchimp make this easy through social media widgets. You can add a follow widget with your links to the sidebar or footer of your newsletter. A tribe that will be thrilled to follow, support and buy from you. Your social media channels are ready. You setup your profile and created some content. But how do you promote your social media profiles to get viewers to follow, like and share?

The Missed Opportunity: How Brands Are Missing Out on Facebook

Jon Loomer

And to build that base, they run contests and poorly targeted ads to people who aren’t all that likely to buy from them. Create an opt-in widget on your site. By now you know about how powerful Facebook can be for brands. Most of the naysayers have been quieted.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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How to Choose a Home Page Layout for Your WordPress Website


If it’s a one-product website, the home page will offer links to more details about the product such as features, comparison charts with competing products and/or buying options (i.e. I love these widget-zone-heavy home pages because it puts layout control in my hands.

2 Million Backlinks and 15 SEO Answers from Google’s Matt Cutts

Viper Chill

” What should we do with embeddable codes in things like widgets and infographics? “My answer is coloured by the fact that we’ve seen a ton of people trying to abuse widgets and abuse infographics. I would recommend putting a no-follow, especially on widgets.

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Email Overload: The Secret to Getting Inbox Zero Every Time

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you need a reply eventually, make a note (I use Remember the Milk ; read about my widget integration here ) to follow up with the person on a designated date. I hit inbox zero for the sixth or seventh time this week in not one but two email accounts which feed in 13 email addresses total.

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Hack Your Email Growth Rate with This List-Building Tool

Convince & Convert

Quiet little sidebar widgets simply aren’t visible enough (by themselves) to generate significant email lists. Foobar by FooPlugins is one of my preferred signup widget tools. Image via Just how valuable is email to online marketers?

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How Commentluv Premium Promotes Your Blog

Ari Herzog

plugin, a trackback validation plugin (to confirm the other site allegedly linking to you is truly doing it), a DoFollow feature to tell search engines to follow readers’ links, the ability to add a Twitter field to the comment form, a feature to eliminate self pings (when you link to another link of yours and you get notified of a new trackback), and a widget sharing the top plugin users. Any questions before you buy the plugin yourself? Photo by Edumigue.

Why I’ll Keep Growing My Private Link Network After Google’s “Crackdown”

Viper Chill

Example #1 : Spamming Your Users Sites with Widget Links Can Still Work Incredibly Well. I’ve already showed that Godaddy are doing very well in Google search results by telling users of their SSL certificates to put a widget link with perfect anchor-text links on their websites.

How to Diversify the Anchor Text of Links to Your Web Site

Bill Hartzer

For example, if your web site is about “red widgets”, then the text part of links to your web site may be “red widgets” when it appears on another web site. For example, there might be an issue with “” ranking for “red widgets” if the site has too many “red widgets” links. buy now.

How to Turn Your Business Blog Readers Into Paying Customers


You have to be able to leverage your blog content in a way that convinces readers to trust you and buy from you. Host a deal with 3-5 other people in your field, and post the info on your blog to entice readers to buy. For example, they might be interested but not ready to buy yet.

7 Awesome eCommerce Platforms For Small Businesses


to make buying decisions, small businesses are starting to realize the need to keep up with online operations to cope with the plunges and peaks of consumer demand. Selz offers simple ways to boost sales with an eCommerce store that offers a beautiful buying experience.

Seven Habits of Highly Effective B2B Websites

PWB Marketing Blog

Inbound marketing provider Hubspot has seen conversion rates improve over 30% by having relevant offers targeted to each stage of the buying cycle. Use a Facebook widget to embed a live feed from your Wall or include Twitter handles next to each employee’s biography on your “Contact Us” page.

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Frustrated? Here’s 3 Steps to Understanding Your Customer

Engaging Brand

To buy what?” This works for widgets, works for food, works for car maintenance or legal services. What if someone asked you “ What do you want? ” You can have anything that you want? Would you specifically know?