Any blogger or internet marketers that leverage the power of social networking site will always be a step ahead in traffic generation. We should always make use of early bird opportunity whenever any new social networking site comes on board.
Pinterest is the third largest social networking platform. It started with a unique concept and became popular in no time. According to research, pinterest drives more traffic than YouTube, Google plus reddit and LinkedIn all combine.
If you have been wandering on how to use pinterest to generate more traffic to your blog, today I will be giving you 5 tips to follow to drive massive traffic to your blog.
But before that, if you are not on pinterest already, join from here
Now follow these 5 simple steps and see your traffic grow by the power of pinterest
#1 Make YOUR blog Post Pinnable
This can be achieved in many ways, you can either add pin it button individually to all your blog post to make it possible for each post on your blog to be pinnable or you add pin it button to social sharing widget on your blog. This can be floating, above or below post so that anybody that visits your site will have the opportunity of sharing pinning your post before or after reading it. Another easy way of adding pin it button to your blog is directly from the pinterest site on your dashboard, where you will add all your blog details and other necessary things. I will be sharing this later.
#2 Make Your Pinterest Board Attractive
After you have signed up, spice up your pinterest board with attractive pictures related to your niche, and even unrelated one that will make it look more attractive and professional. Pin as many attractive pictures as possible to your board. Write a little about yourself in your about section, write something about what you do and do not forget to include your blog description in the description box.
#3 Write Your Pin Description
Whenever you pin any post to your pinterest board, make sure you write a description about the pin. This will make it easier for your fans to have an idea about your pin and eventually make it easier to pin. A short description of your pin will go a long way in ranking your pin but do not overdo it.
#4 Pin Your Best Blog Post
You don’t have to pin all your blog post at a time, do it one after the other, but most importantly, pin your best blog post for best result. When you pin your best blog post on the board that has gotten audience already, this will make it go viral and generate more traffic to your blog, this might help you I getting other blog post pinned by this visitors. Always try to give them the best and they will keep coming back.
#5 Get Your Fans involved
Ask your fans and friends to pin interesting pictures to your board, ask them to also pin directly from your board to their own board. When you pin and they re-pin, there is power in that viral process, if their own friend also re-pin your pin see how far it will reach. This is why you must make it attractive and simply the best.
Do not over look the power of pinterest, if you do it right, you will get the right result. In my next post I will be talking about how you can add pinterest button individually to your post and make it pinnable. Stay tunned.
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