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10 Quick & Easy Ways to Get More Repins & Followers on Pinterest

 

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words and its true, however success on Pinterest or any...

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Archives: February 2015

10 Quick & Easy Ways to Get More Repins & Followers on Pinterest

 

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words and its true, however success on Pinterest or any other visual content marketing platform is not just about pinning a bunch of pretty pictures. There’s an actual science to it. There are more than 750 million boards with 30 billion pins already on Pinterest. So if you want to get noticed you have to know and play by the Pinterest rules to win. For example, research found that products photographed in an authentic setting gained an average of 159% more Likes and Re-Pins compared to those shot on …


Step-By-Step Pinterest & Social Media Marketing Plan for 2015

 

 

It’s no secret that for most small businesses social media is a constant challenge because there’s simply not enough time to do everything. With Pinterest too many businesses think that pinning a boat load of images will be enough to achieve their marketing goals. Unfortunately if you don’t have a plan that includes a lot more than just pinning product pictures it will ultimately result in total waste of time and you’ll never see the results that you were looking for.

According to our Visual Content Marketing Expert here’s a step-by-step guide for how your small business can maximize its’ …


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Why Pinterest Is Heavenly For Ecommerce

 

You can no longer ignore the power of Pinterest. If you do, you are throwing away sales for sure.

Nordstrom’s, Target, Home Depot, Sephora, and 100’s of thousands of businesses of all shapes and sizes are not. Search Laboratory projects $492 billion in U.S. online retail sales by 2018. Currently, U.S. retailers are selling $304 billion per year.

First let’s understand how Americans use the internet today. According to Search Laboratory

84% of American adults use the internet daily, which is actually lower than the U.K. (84.1%) and Australia (89.8%). 9 in 10 have a mobile phone. 6 in 10 have …


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Pinterest Opens It’s Promoted Pins (Ads) To Small Businesses

Eight months ago Pinterest began making some money by selling ads called Promoted Pins. At that time it was only available to a handful of blue chip companies. On December 28, 2014 Pinterest officially announced that they will extend this advertising tool to all users including new brand ad formats for more advanced targeting.

Bradford head of Partnerships at Pinterest said “This is a huge unmatched opportunity for marketers today — while some platforms look to the past or present, only Pinterest focuses on the future.”

Pinterest has become a marketer’s gold mine. Why? Because people are pinning …


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Do You Want To Drive More Traffic To Your Website From Pinterest? Think Keywords!

Pinterest has proven to be an excellent tool for driving traffic to your blog or website but unfortunately many users don’t yet know how to properly apply SEO tactics within Pinterest to drive the large volumes of traffic they are looking for.

Isn’t the whole point of having a website to attract visitors?

Prospective customers find you during their searches online by typing keywords into their search bars.  You want your Pinterest page and or web page to come up on the first page of the organic search results.

According to Michael Lopp, head of engineering at Pinterest, claimed that the company …


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How To Find Potential Customers On Pinterest For Your Service Business

One of the most frequent questions I hear from B2B sellers is; “I don’t sell products, I sell services, so how can Pinterest work for me? (The thinking is services don’t have the images that products have) Plus… can I actually find customers on Pinterest?”

First I can tell you that absolutely yes, as a seller of services you should be using Pinterest. Why… because Pinterest can drive traffic to your web site regardless of product or service orientation.

Over 5 million articles are being shared on Pinterest on a daily basis. According to CoSchedule who dug through data …


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7 Pinterest Business Tools You Can’t Afford To Ignore

 

If you’ve been on Pinterest for a while and have been frustrated that you’re not getting enough followers, repins, click throughs and so forth the reason could be attributed to not knowing how to fully maximize the business tools that Pinterest offers you.

Many pinners are just focusing on pinning a ton of images when they forget that there is so much more you can do get noticed. You need to roll up your sleeves and have the discipline to work on your account even when it feels like its work.

Bottom line: you have to do the hard work …


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Visual Content Marketing Expert Reveals 5 Pinterest Boards That Every Service Business Must Include In Their Content Strategy

 

Visual Content Marketing Expert Reveals 5 Pinterest Boards That Every Service Business Must Include In Their Content Strategy

Regardless of what type of business you are in, it is important that you find a way to be successful on Pinterest because Pinterest is driving more buying traffic to businesses than any other social media platform including Facebook.

Shoppers for your services are on Pinterest so you need to be there too grabbing their attention and sending them to your website.

Visual and product-oriented, Pinterest is a social platform for e-commerce and its rise in sales attribution is probably correlated to the growth …


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6 Common Mistakes Businesses Make When Creating Their Pinterest Profile

 

Visual Content Marketing Expert Reveals 6 Common Mistakes Businesses Make When Creating Their Pinterest Profile

According to Shareaholic Pinterest is now the second-largest social media network after Facebook. You can’t deny how impressive that is because Facebook was born in February 2004 and Pinterest didn’t officially launch their site until March 2010. What that means is that Pinterest is growing as fast as ever but unfortunately a lot of businesses are making mistakes which limit their Pinterest success.

Before you start pinning away there are a few things you need to do so that you’re Pinterest business account is set-up …


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Visual Content Marketing Expert Reveals Six Proven Pinterest Tactics To Drive Massive Traffic To Your Blog

 

Let me guess. You heard about Pinterest and you’re thinking OMG another social network. You’re barely keeping up with Facebook, Twitter and the other socials, why would you need to even think about another social tool?

You might have also heard that Pinterest is just for chicks who pin all their wish lists, hobbies, crafts all day. Plus many think it’s just for ecommerce site. Oh so wrong bloggers.

Here’s the thing, if you don’t have an ecommerce site full of product images then you need to have a blog. For starters you cannot focus solely on …


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7 Reasons Why Your Blog Must Have Visuals to Increase Engagement

 

7 Reasons Why Your Blog Must Have Visuals to Increase Engagement

(Pinterest Rules the Visual Internet & Other Social Platforms Are Jumping In)

The visual internet is exploding and other social networks are doing everything they can to maximize their use of images to increase engagement.

Sadly many of the bloggers have not caught on yet…

One of the biggest mistakes I often see in blogs and articles is that the writer does not include images.

It’s unfortunate because I come across great articles I want to share on socials but there’s no image! So …


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Six Reasons Why You Receive Annoying Pins & How to Remove Them From Your Pinterest Page

Six Reasons Why You Receive Annoying Pins & How to Remove Them From Your Pinterest Page

One of the reasons why people love Pinterest so much is because the visuals inspire them to discover new things they want to do, create, plan for, buy, and new ways to improve their lives.

According to Bizrate 70% of online consumers go to Pinterest to get inspirations on what to buy and more online consumers agree that Pinterest is a place to “help keep track of or collect things I like,” and “to keep up with the latest trends on things that I …


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