Pinterest lures lifestyle influencers with its own version of Stories

Likewise, creator profiles allow influencers to highlight their projects — via Story Pins — not just the content they’ve already pinned. And users who follow creators can comment and react to their stories. 

Pinterest is introducing 'creator profiles' for influencers.


Despite being one of the last social platforms without a dedicated space for vertical video, it makes sense that Pinterest would want to adopt the format. Many of the creative endeavors people most associate with Pinterest — recipes, crafting, decorating — lend themselves to casual, first-person video. For example, a food blogger may want to offer a behind-the-scenes look at their latest recipe, while a fitness buff may want to show off a workout. 

At the same time, it’s difficult to imagine that influencers would choose Pinterest over YouTube (where they can monetize their videos directly), Instagram (where their following is more established) or TikTok (where the right clip can go viral much more quickly with

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Nick Cordero’s widow, Amanda Kloots, on his death from COVID-19

Nick Cordero’s widow, Amanda Kloots, believes her husband’s situation might have had a different outcome if he were to get sick today. She feels the hospital where he was admitted in March, after he fell ill, treated him well, but she notes that health professionals and scientists know so much more about COVID-19 today than they did six months ago.

Nick Cordero and Amanda Kloots married in 2017. (via Instagram)

“It was a different time, and Nick just got trapped,” Kloots told the New York Times in an interview published online late Tuesday. “I think it would be different if he went to the hospital now.”

The 41-year-old Broadway actor died on July 5, after having faced multiple complications in his struggle with COVID-19. He was placed in a medically induced coma, from which he eventually awakened. He also had is leg amputated because of a blood clotting issue.

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Start your yoga journey with this lifetime subscription

Start your yoga journey with this lifetime subscription
Start your yoga journey with this lifetime subscription

TL;DR: A lifetime subscription to Yogaia Interactive Yoga Classes is on sale for £232.73 as of Sept. 23, saving you 25% on list price.

Creating a workout routine at home these days can feel like a lot of pressure — especially when everyone on Instagram seems to be bragging about their amped-up regimens. But here’s the thing: you don’t have to put yourself through intense cardio or HIIT to keep fit. You can get in your daily movement with some yoga. Beyond shedding some calories, it’ll also help you ease your mind during these tumultuous times.

Grab a mat (or towel), a pair of leggings, and sign yourself up for Yogaia Interactive Yoga Classes. 

SEE ALSO: Access hundreds of online yoga classes for less than £30

You’ll get access to more than 1,000 basic-to-advanced mind and body classes and workouts for life,

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Nail salons can reopen, and Joshua trees get protection under state law

Greetings from Palm Desert. I’m Robert Hopwood, an online producer for The Desert Sun, bringing you a daily roundup of the top news from across California.

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Finally, a pedicure? Nail salons get OK to reopen as counties move tiers 

Sunshine Nails Salon owner Anthony Mai gives Lee Rolfe, 63, of Palm Springs a pedicure inside the salon in Palm Springs, Calif., on July 9, 2020.
Sunshine Nails Salon owner Anthony Mai gives Lee Rolfe, 63, of Palm Springs a pedicure inside the salon in Palm Springs, Calif., on July 9, 2020.

Coronavirus is slowing in the Golden State, and that means you might be able to get a manicure soon. On Tuesday, the state announced its weekly revisions to its color-coded COVID-19 reopening rubric, and five more counties moved from the most-restrictive “purple tier” the red tier:  Alameda, Riverside, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo and Solano counties progressed, joining 18

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Peloton and 9 Other Fitness Stocks on a Winning Streak Right Now

The value of fitness company Peloton has more than tripled thus far in 2020. Some of that can likely be attributed to the way that the pandemic has forced more people to stay at home for their workouts. There is also likely a renewed focus on health and wellness being driven by the news. That will have some investors wondering which fitness stocks could give them a chance to hop onto this trend.

To help you understand what the investing landscape looks like in this industry, here’s a glimpse at some of the publicly traded companies that might give you a chance to cash in on a trend toward more fitness and better health among Americans. And with each stock is a review of how it has performed in 2020 and what its highest and lowest prices have been in the last year.

Here are the stocks that make money

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What Is Amazon Prime Day 2020? The Best Deals & Everything to Know

Amazon Prime Day 2020 is slowly approaching—and many of us have questions about what is Prime Day during the coronavirus anyway? There’s a lot of talk about what the shopping event may look like this year (it’s been pushed back several times), but if the bounty of sales and clearance events we’ve shopped this summer is any indication, this year’s Prime Day may be bigger than ever.  

We know, we know, the thought of all those slashed prices can be overwhelming, and that’s because it is. Prime Day is hardly another sale event you can just casually browse, so if you’re looking to prep your wish list ahead of the madness, here’s everything we know so far about Amazon Prime Day 2020.

What is Amazon Prime Day?

In case you’re new to Prime Day, it’s Amazon’s biggest sale of the year. Yes, bigger than its Big Style Sale. And yes,

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Which stores are taking part in the UK?

From fashion and beauty to homeware and tech, these are the brands to watch (The Independent)
From fashion and beauty to homeware and tech, these are the brands to watch (The Independent)

Black Friday is without doubt the biggest shopping event of the year, so mark your calendar with Friday 27 November.

The event originated in the US when brands and retailers marked the start of the festive shopping period the day after Thanksgiving by slashing the prices of many of their products, both in-store and online.

Traditionally, sales occurred just on the Friday, with the following Monday being the online-only part of the event, known as Cyber Monday. However, since the trend took off, it has grown year on year, with many shops even offering Black Friday-themed deals for the entire month.

Most of the deals can be enjoyed from the comforts of your own home, and luckily, we’ll be scouring them all to find you the very best offers on everything from fashion and

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In battleground states, Catholics are a pivotal swing vote

For decades, Roman Catholic voters have been a pivotal swing vote in U.S. presidential elections, with a majority backing the winner — whether Republican or Democrat — nearly every time.

How they vote in the battleground states this year could well decide the outcome, and the rival campaigns are targeting them with fervent appeals to vote based on their faith.

Advocates for President Donald Trump say a faithful Catholic cannot vote for Democratic nominee Joe Biden because of his support for abortion rights. Critics of Trump say he is too divisive and callous to merit the vote of any faithful Catholic. The death Friday of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg brings into clearer focus the chasm between the two sides.

The campaigns are competing to win over people like Jeannie French of Pittsburgh, in battleground Pennsylvania, who has struggled with her decision. She’s a member of Democrats for Life,

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The Apple Watch Series 6 is already discounted at Amazon

Buy Series 6 (44mm gold) at Amazon – $415 Buy Series 6 (44mm silver) at Amazon – $415

Buy Watch SE (GPS + Cellular 40mm) at Amazon – $320

There are two things to keep in mind with these discounts. First, not every model is on sale, so make sure to check the pricing of the specific one you want before adding it to your cart. Second, many Series 6 and SE models will take a couple of weeks to ship due to high demand. However, you can place your order now to lock in the lower price and simply wait a while to get your new smartwatch.

We have yet to fully review the $399 Apple Watch Series 6 and the $279 Apple Watch SE, but both made good first impressions. The former is Apple’s new top-of-the-line wearable, featuring all of the perks that the Series 5 had in

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How to watch Carabao Cup fixture online and on TV tonight

Manchester United head to Luton Town on Tuesday night looking to bounce back from weekend disappointment.

The Red Devils began their 2020/21 season with a poor home defeat to Crystal Palace in the Premier League, and now look to the EFL Cup and a third-round tie as a chance to kick-start their campaign.

Luton have won both their Championship games so far this term and knocked out Reading in the second round of the EFL Cup.

United are likely to rotate to an extent, though have four days until their next league game at Brighton.

Here’s all you need to know ahead of kick-off.

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When is it?

The match kicks off at 8:15pm on Tuesday at Kenilworth Road in Luton.

How can I watch it?

The match will be

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