Earlier Print Media then Electronics Media and now Social Media is on Boom. According to survey by siteanalytics, Pinterest got 155% unique visitors in a month, there are lots of surveys regarding growing rate of Pinterest. Pinterest presently stands on number# 5 but it’ll soon hit big social networking sites like LinkedIn and Google +. A truth regarding Pinterest is that Blogger Kate Bryan got 10 million page views with 16,000 blog subscribers simply by pinning her work on Pinterest. In last few months, lots of surveys have been done regarding Pinterest and the result came as it is the fastest growing social network on World Wide Web, and it helps us in various manners to boost our online business.
Let’s have a look on Pinterest and its Benefits:
What is Pinterest?
Pinterest is a social network that allows pinners (users) to share and discover new things of your interest simply by pinning (posting) images or videos to own or others pinboards. Here Pinboards stands for a place where pinners (users) collect their pins, usually with a common theme.
Pinners can easily upload images from their computer or they can pin things that find on internet by using Pinterest bookmarklet or by clicking on Pin it Button or simply by URL.
Here are 7 Addictive Pinterest Tips to grow your Business:
1.Boost traffic to your site through Pinterest
Pinterest helps you to drive more traffic to your blog or website. When you pin images on Pinboard then your image contains, link of source (your website), user profile, user profile- those who re-pinned your image and likes and comments by user as usual you see in every social networking sites.
Initially as I have told, according to survey it drives more traffic than LinkedIn, Google +, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. Survey says only 32% male uses Pinterest so you can make Women to visit your website as Pinterest is more popular among Women.
2.Start Graphics Campaign
You can start your graphics campaign by sketching layout of your blog and other pinners to comment and re-pin it. It will help you to get exposure of your blog as brand. I think- It is Forward thinking.
3.Create Catalogs of your product
You can create catalogs of your product which you sell on your site. Just place pricing of your product with pinned image as catalogs and give a link that directly points where customers can purchase items.
4.Organize competition and get popularity
You can host image competition with blog’s or site’s link and ask your fans to share it more and you can decide winner as pinners who got maximum shares.
5.Pin others content and build social relationship
Pinning is not all about sharing own content; you can pin other pinners content which is related to your niche, similar to commenting on same niche blog. It will help you to grow more on pinterest by helping others and you can get more following.
6.Believe in Originality
Try to use original image and get popularity for genuineness and you will also get respect for this and your image (personality) will be different among people and also you can drive good traffic for this.
7.Search Engine Optimization
You can get good search engine ranking by creating boards titles, image and your profile description by using relevant keywords and you will get your different impact in online community.
Hope!!! You liked these 7 Pinterest tips. If you know more about Pinterest tips; don’t forget to share with us as comment below.