How to Use Pinterest
How to use Pinterest to increase your SEO
Pinterest like any social networking sites biggest appeal is your ability to marketing and to share new content with the world.
Pinterest is becoming one of the fastest-growing social networking sites on the web. It is fast becoming very popular for internet marketers. Pinterest is still very new, but it already has a large user base. More and more people are joining Pinterest because of its unique layout and content sharing system each day.
Like the more established social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter, Pinterest also allows you to post and share content of all types. By creating a profile page you are free to share whatever images and captions you choose. By sharing your content and photos it allowing other Pinterest users to view your content and then if they like it they can “pin it” to their own profiles where even more people will see it.
As a marketer there are huge SEO (search engine optimization) gains to be made by using pinterest. It offers many unique tools to boost your SEO.
How to use Pinterest to build SEO and branding yourself.
#1: Build Followers
Pinterest just like a most social media sites like Facebook and Tweeter, users can follow other people on Pinterest. By following someone it notifies them whenever you posts new content for quicker re-sharing. By building up your number of followers the content you share will spread further and faster, greatly increasing your linked pages SEO. Make sure when someone follows your pinterest account that you follow them back. This will increase your chances of being recommended to others and your follower’s base will continue to grow. It really helps to communicate with other pinterests that you follow and by engaging with them on their pins. By liking their pins it will encourage them to like your pins as well.
#2: Share Unique Content
By posting unique content and images you will increase your following. Whether it’s product information, your newest blog posts or a images of your family or an inspirational quote you like, it is a great way to get your stuff exposed to a massive audience and grow that viewership with little effort.
#3: How to use Pinterest, “use the “Pin It” Button”
Pinterest is all about sharing content. With Pinterest you have the ability to add a special button to any anything on your own website. This is especially useful on blog posts. The “Pin It” button allows your website visitors to post an article or photo automatically to their own Pinterest wall. It’s a great way to generate web traffic and get more mileage out of everything on your website whether you pin it to Pinterest or not.
#4: Keyword Targeting on Pinterest
Many people think Pinterest is only for pinning images. It is NOT. Use Pinterest to pin your latest blog post. Use Pinterest to further enhance your keyword targeting. By pinning your blog post to your Pinterest wall and using the same keywords it’s just another vitally important part of SEO with any website, with your website link of course. Use the same keywords to descriptions everything you pin along with a website link of course. This will bring your Pinterest page up in the rankings for those keywords. This will provid you with another way for people to find your content and your website. With good keywords it will give you a higher ranking Pinterest page and that will greaten the value of the backlinks, in turn boosting your SEO even further. Keyword target marketing with pinterest will greatly increase your SEO. By using Pinterest for SEO you can gain links and traffic.
#5: How to use Pinterest to Build Backlinks
Pinterest allows for exponentially growing views of your images and content it also creates a huge amount of backlinks for your website. With pinterest you can insert your links into the image captions or the information of your Pinterest posts. This means that every time someone “pins” or shares your pins a new backlink is created. It provides a new chance for someone to find your site and gives a boost to SEO rankings.
Backlinks are an important part of SEO. All search engines set page rankings by taking into account how many outside links will lead people to your site. With proper pinning of your posts and images Pinterest can create many useful backlinks.
Additionally, as your content gains exposure, so does your ability of marketing with pinterest and it can lead to viral links if people like the content and link to it from their own sites or social channels. Pinterest is a new ways of having your content found and shared.
By learning how to use Pinterest it can improve your rankings in the search engines.
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