Day: October 11, 2021

Pinterest to launch new ad features for brands to promote products and ideas

Online shopping is in boom these days and with every social media platform introducing new exciting and enhanced features in this domain, Pinterest is also trying to step up its game.

With that being said, the social media platform will soon be rolling out new ad features for the brands to promote their products and ideas to users on Pinterest, the company announced. The launch marks the company’s latest initiative to grow online shopping and advertising on its platform.

Pinterest said that brands can now upload their product catalogues and the platform will automatically pull items into a slideshow advertisement. These slideshows will be tailored to users based on their interests.

 

Julie Towns, global head of ads product marketing at Pinterest, said that the feature will make it easier for advertisers to have video ads, which can be time-consuming to produce, adding that “we want to drive that attention-grabbing aspect

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‘I’ve been hiding this for too long’

The designer of fashion house Balmain is revealing he was involved in a fireplace explosion a year ago that left him with severe burn scars – and opening up about why he decided to keep it a secret until now.

Olivier Rousteing, who recently celebrated 10 years at the helm of the Paris-based fashion company, decided he “finally (felt) ready to share” that he had been privately recovering over the past year after the fireplace in his Paris home exploded, leaving his face and body bandaged and covered in scars.

“I’ve been hiding this for too long and it’s time for you to know,” he detailed in an Instagram post Saturday. “I did everything to hide this story from as many people as possible and trying to keep the secret with my teams and friends for too long. To be honest I am not really sure why I was

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