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9 Pinterest boards to follow for home design inspiration

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Decorating your home to perfection is a laborious process, and finding the inspiration for everything can be like pulling teeth. Fortunately for us in the modern age, we have the Internet to turn to, and there aren’t many better places to turn to on the web than online catalog social platform Pinterest. Here are 9 Pinterest accounts… Read More →

Phoenix area home to social media influencers

social media influencers

The best way to become a social influencer? Don’t try to be one. That’s the advice of official “Pinfluencer” Alex Evjen, a Chandler resident known for her fashion blog, Ave Styles. When the recession hit, Evjen decided to transform her side blog into a serious job – one she could live off of. So she… Read More →

Mix-and-Match Point: How to Get a Pinterest-Perfect Home

Mix and Match
by in Design | DIY | Handcrafted | Home | Interior Design | Trending

We have all seen those adorable Pinterest-perfect rooms. A lot of the decor doesn’t match, but somehow everything looks perfect together. Owner of Adobe Fine Living Catherine Crandall has the secret to mixing and matching the latest home trends. “I think one of the dangers when you try to start mixing and matching things is… Read More →

Leveraging visual storytelling tools can boost business

Kristin Bloomquist is executive vice president and general manager of the Phoenix office of independent marketing and communications agency Cramer-Krasselt.

According to the old adage, a picture is worth 1,000 words. But what about a six-second video? Or an impeccably curated pinboard? A host of new photo and video-sharing platforms—and the evolving universe of digital devices that enable them—are opening up new opportunities for marketers to engage consumers. But like many forms of “new media”… Read More →

Mom Caves Provide Women A Place Of Refuge

Mom Caves, Scottsdale Living Magazine Summer 2012

From special spaces to Pinterest parlors, “mom caves” provide women a place of refuge. In France from the 17th to early 19th century, like-minded individuals gathered to engage in enlightened conversation, exchanging ideas and thoughts in art, literature music and philosophy. These gatherings, called salons, were hosted by French women and wives with means within… Read More →

Pinterest For Business: Avoiding Copyright Issues

Pinterest Copyright Issues
by in Legal | Marketing | Small Biz

Pinterest copyright issues can prove problematic for business proprietors. Since its inception in 2010, social networking website Pinterest has become the third most-popular social network in the U.S. Only social-media giants Facebook and Twitter surpass it in total monthly visits, according to Experian Hitwise. With more than 100 million visits each month, Pinterest has created… Read More →

Pinterest Party: A New Type Of Girls Night

Pinterest party
by in DIY | Trending

Thanks to Pinterest’s surging popularity, women around the country are enjoying a new, exciting pastime — the Pinterest party. Pinterest party guests pool their creative juices to complete creative projects, discuss various pins from their own personal sites and much more. For those of you sitting there scratching your heads, allow us to introduce you;… Read More →