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Philly Launches Guest Pinterest Program, Proves We Are Stylish

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One of Hays' pins, an image of PrintFresh Studio, a textile design studio in Kensington.

Interior decorator and AphroChic founder Jeanine Hays knows the power of the Pin: The most popular topic on the social website that allows users to post photos on their bulletin boards and share them with friends is home decor and design. Hays already has more than 9,0000 Pinterest followers who monitor her Pinterest boards to see what she puts up–after all, a woman who’s a regular expert on HGTV, DIYNetwork, Houzz and who served as an online guest judge for the 2010 season of HGTV’s Design Star.

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GPTMC Picks 14 Philadelphia Neighborhoods for Its New Tourism Campaign

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Image: Screen shot of the new GPTMC website, with some of the neighborhood crests.

There are 14 neighborhoods surrounding Center City that don’t feature a Liberty Bell or an Independence Hall. Starting today, the Greater Philadelphia Tourism and Marketing Corporation (GPTMC) is turning its considerable marketing machine toward encouraging tourists and residents alike to start exploring them.

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