The folks at Pinterest have been busy! Since the beginning of 2016, they’ve altered their algorithm, changed their affiliate link policy, overhauled their mobile platform and instituted a new design format.
One impact of February’s algorithm change is that what we see on our feed has become less up-to-date based on our recent searches. It also results in our seeing only high-performing pins from the boards we follow, rather than all pins. Australian digital marketer Kate Cook says, “People use Pinterest to ‘save’ aspirational, inspirational and motivational content to review later. But the things that I found inspirational and motivational two years ago, simply are no longer relevant to me.” [Read more…]