Pinterest Secrets Part Two: The Pinutorial

Ready for another Pinterest Secret? We call this one the … “Pin-Utorial” (Yes, I just made that word up, please give me props. But smart marketers in Pinterest have been using this method for months). Here’s the thing – classic direct response copywriters like Joe Sugarman, Gary Halbert, Bob Bly, and my personal favorite, CraigContinue reading “Pinterest Secrets Part Two: The Pinutorial”

12 Tips To A Better Profile

Pinterest is skyrocketing to prominence. Smart marketers everywhere are wondering – how do I position my products or services for maximum exposure & traffic building potential through Pinterest. That’s our goal, I’m guessing it’s your’s too. Let’s start at the beginning. To gain the maximum amount of traction in Pinterest you’ll need to get yourselfContinue reading “12 Tips To A Better Profile”

Pinterest Co-Founder Discusses pins that “Spread Like Wildfire”

In August, (forever ago in Pinterest time, but whatever), Ben Silbermann, co-founder of Pinterest, sat down with HGTV to discuss the rapid growth of Pinterest. Back then the site was still somewhat under the radar. It wasn’t until late in 2011 that Pinterest really exploded onto the mainstream scene. So now, Silbermann’s comments are evenContinue reading “Pinterest Co-Founder Discusses pins that “Spread Like Wildfire””

5 Secrets To Magnetic Pinterest Images

Goal: To gain the maximum amount of traction in Pinterest you’ll need to determine how best to become an artist that uses photography as your medium & your product as your subject. Again, Photography as your medium – your product as your subject.” Basically you want to become a visual curator. How do you doContinue reading “5 Secrets To Magnetic Pinterest Images”

Mashable: Pinterest is Extra Popular In the Pacific Northwest. . .

Mashable’s video report on Pinterest’s recent growth covered an interesting aspect of their user base – Pinterest is big in the Pacific Northwest.  Seattle businesses take note! Watch the full video here. . .

Getting 500,000 Pinterest Followers – Yes You Can…

In case you’re wondering if there are “Pinterest Heavyweights” emerging? The answer is an emphatic YES ” … When we joined Pinterest we had a goal of getting to 1,000 followers, and we’re on our way. (You can check our progress here)… That’s an admirable goal, right? But how about 500,000 followers? Clearly it’s possible.Continue reading “Getting 500,000 Pinterest Followers – Yes You Can…”

5 Lessons From Our Most Popular Pin

So we tried an experiment tonight and it’s clearly working…We found a picture that had a nice Christmas vibe, (it’s December 21st), so it fits. Here’s the pic out of Pinterest (right)… You’ll notice that in just a couple hours it has gotten 21 repins, 3 comments, and 3 likes. For us, that’s pretty good.Continue reading “5 Lessons From Our Most Popular Pin”