How Pinterest Drives Ecommerce Sales (infographic by Shopify)

Added on: Monday, June 4, 2012 - 10:36

 Pinterest is now the 3rd most popular social network site in the world, and ecommerce stores can leverage its popularity to significantly increase traffic and sales. 

To better understand how Pinterest is effecting the ecommerce industry, we analyzed data from over 25,000 Shopify online stores. Interestingly, referral traffic from Pinterest to Shopify stores is equal to traffic coming from Twitter. Of that traffic, shoppers are 10% more likely to make a purchase compared to those who arrive from other social sites. Furthermore, of those purchases, the average order is $80 which is double the average order from Facebook. Pinterest has already become a huge player in the world of ecommerce.  

Check out all of our findings in the infographic below. Please click on the image to view it in full-screen. 

To get your ecommerce store up and running on Pinterest, check out our Ultimate Pinterest Ecommerce Guide. Also...