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Pinterest rolls out website verification

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Following the news that Pinterest is rolling out their latest feature, web site verification, it seems that many can now put it into effect. This is a good thing because up to now, your profile hid your domain name. Also as a bonus, it has been reported that the link will not be a nofollow link. How long that will last is up to Pinterest.

A blog post by Jeff Bullas, How To Verify Your Pinterest Account and Why You Should! explains all…

Sit tight because over the next few weeks Pinterest is progressively rolling out its brand new verification feature.

Why is this good news? Well up until now your domain name was hidden behind a planet earth icon in the About section on your Pinterest page. Nice. But not really helpful if you want to brand yourself or your business, grow your audience or attract more leads and customers to your website.

About the author, Bob Toovey - I have been active on the Internet since 1998, a blogger/writer since 2006 and started dabbling with programming when I got my first Sinclair ZX81. I love to blog about social media, marketing and food. You can find me on Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter
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