Pinterest is quickly becoming a staple amongst social media marketers as they wrestle their ways through the complex (and often convoluted) world of content marketing. With recent studies depicting the popularity of visual content over plain, conventional copy, opting to use a variety of social media platforms is a great way to increase engagement and drive site traffic.
In this article we discuss the best ways to use the social giant to gain more exposure for your business.
1. Be Smart with Your Pins
Like all aspects of content marketing, it’s important to deliver high quality, original images that will spark a reaction from the audience. Information can be processed quickly when it’s seen as an image or infographic and that’s why Pinterest works so well for retaining interested followers.
One of the biggest mistakes that marketers make on Pinterest is neglecting to redirect the source of a pin back to their own site. Something as simple as editing the URL on the pin will give you the opportunity to grow not only your main homepage but your blog. Don’t forget to edit other aspects of your pin such as the description and if your source if applicable. A pin …