Week in Review: Business Tools From Pinterest, 12 Social Media Tips, Spring Florals and Most Tweeted Words on Black Friday

WWD Spring Floral Trend  1. 2013 is almost here and this means resolutions and new priorities. Check out these 12 social media tips for the new year to strengthen your marketing strategy. (via PR Daily) 2. For spring, designers are showing landscape florals as the latest trend with a varied array of tropical motifs on dresses, pants, shorts and tops. (via WWD)

3. Black Friday had record breaking sales online with social media helping to contribute to the success of the day. Here's an infographic of the most tweeted words on Twitter and check-ins. (via Mashable)

4.  This fall, Pinterest became the fourth largest traffic driver on the web. To continue their reign, they've launched four tools to help strengthen business accounts. (via Inc.)

5. Need some inspiration? These 10 quotes from Zig Ziglar, motivational speaker and trainer will not only lift your spirits, but will help you seize each day. (via Forbes)

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