Pinterest: How it can help grow your business

Brides to be have embraced the site, graphic designers, hand made artists, fashion designers and really anyone with goods and services that show well visually have found new sources of traffic via the site. Word is Pinterest has become the #1 source of traffic to Etsy.com.

There’s something very compelling about the visual aspect that has turned Pinterest browsing into somewhat of an addiction for brides, designers, foodies, students, and those in search of the latest trends.

Pinterest has enabled self-expression in a way that few other social networks have captured and in return has become one of the biggest sources of traffic to businesses that deal in visually oriented goods.

It is time for your business to start paying more attention to Pinterest.

Why? 

Engage Users: Pinterst users are keenly interested in what’s hot and what’s cool –  actions that transform well into the kind of influences marketers want to attract.

Link Building: images are some of the best links you can acquire when it comes to actual engagement. Pinterest images automatically link back to the page of the originating site so they create visual links.

SEO: Local links can be a gold mine. Smart marketers are embedding links into comments and descriptions.

 

Pinterest isn’t for everyone, but with the amount of users the site has… makes it pretty hard to ignore.