Social networking has swept the world, taking along with it best friend and business alike. There is now no better way to communicate effectively with the people around and across the world from you than the use of any of the great social networks. Sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest have all drawn a heavy flow of interactivity to the internet in ways that have never been seen before.
Not only is communication that much easier, but business techniques and means of selling things have now been forever revolutionized. No longer is a storefront necessary to become a successful small business; almost anyone can do it from behind a computer.
Here, you’ll learn 10 best Pinterest business tips for online marketing.
- Plan Properly – Set your log up correctly to allow it to pin the things you want to it properly. Have your follow button prominently displayed on your website to ensure that a high volume of traffic is able to reach your Pinterest blog.
- Research – Know and research what your ideal client or customer is pinning, and set up your boards to get things going!
- Honor The Source – Know the copyrights of everything you post, and keep an eye out for any infractions. Know the sources of the things you re-pin and make sure things you post have your own watermark. These things can save a lot of headache down the line.
- Pin Strategically – Be social when it comes to pinning. Pin across several boards and follow, pin, re-pin, and comment.
- Drive up Traffic – Being social and pinning across several board will see a return on that invest back towards your board. Add appropriate web links to pins as well as time your pins out over time. Don’t just dump them all out at one time!
- Visual Content – The internet is all about instant gratification and seeing things. Use this to post great visuals to your and other boards.
- KISS – Keeping it simple with easy to understand, clear visuals will get you noticed a lot easier.
- Create & Curate – Cultivate the culture of your brand by pinning things not just about you own business but about others in the same niche as well. Finding these people are a great way to ‘buddy-up’ and reach and even larger audience.
- Content, Content, Content – Creating fresh content is another great key to finding and building report in your customer base.
- Learn from the Best – Being a diligent student by learning from other brands and what they have pinned successfully can become very profitable, as well as connect others to you.
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I can agree with you Diane. I really havent spent much time on pintrest but would like to bc it seems there is a large number of ppl using it. I need a "how to pin" or a " pinning 101" class to help me learn more and use it effectively
Hi Tony Ferrara and Diane McGee Wings Pif. I totally understand and I have business owners saying the same stuff. Stay tuned as I have something special coming regarding Pinterest in the next 2 weeks.
Promoting business videos such as Business events, product launch, and business launch videos through online is cheaper and easier comparing to other promotions. People love to watch videos rather than a normal text on online.