Creating an Editorial Calendar for Summer Content on Pinterest

Setting up your editorial calendar for Summer Content on your Pinterest Account should be a HIGH priority for your summer marketing plan. Pinning LIVE needs to be a part of your summer plan too. Here’s why…. 

Many bloggers go on a lighter schedule during the summer time. They acknowledge their readers are busy offline with their families at home and traveling on summer vacations. Should you? 

Summer Pinning Strategies

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Summer Pinning Schedule for Success

The ironic part is that your online community is probably searching for your content during the summer.  Life’s a little hectic during summer so people have less time to find what they are looking for.  You need to know you’re there as the answer.  So what pinners do is to quickly jump to Pinterest to find the things they are looking for.  

It’s one of the top search engines!  

Be a Pinner’s Answer in Search this Summer

I want your pins to be their answer.  So before our busy schedule of summer, I want you to spend time creating your editorial calendar for Pinterest and have it all scheduled out using Tailwind’s Scheduling tool.  Click here if you haven’t signed up yet. Continue reading

What 150 Million Users Have Taught us About Pinterest

Pinterest is showing it’s in the game, are your pins there to play? See the latest updates and how to optimize your pinning efforts on this popular platform.

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Did you see the latest Pinterest updates for October 2016?

150 Million Active Users on Pinterest

There are so many new updates to Pinterest in the past few weeks! Have you been following along in our PinChat Facebook group? Here’s a peek at some of the articles that have been shared by Kelly and myself and several PinChat Community Members. The biggest news focuses on the growth of Pinterest this past year… it’s up to 150 Million Active Monthly Users! Here’s a few of the recent article about Pinterest and it’s growth…  Continue reading

Discover Tools and Tips for Scheduling Pins at PinChat

Happy Wednesday! It’s PinChat Day! Tonight we’re talking about tools and tips for scheduling pins on Pinterest.

There are lots of things going on in the world of Pinterest the past few weeks. Have you been keeping up in the PinChat Facebook Group?

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Plus the kids are all heading back to school, it’s TIME to gear up for the Fall and Holiday Season on our Pinterest boards. I know many of us, including myself, must confess that pins and boards did not our full attention over the summer. Tonight’s chat is all about getting back into the routine of things by talking about Pinterest SCHEDULING.

I’ll be sharing my post this week about Pinterest Scheduling after our chat.  Can’t wait to share with you the secrets behind our schedule for building up our Pinterest account to 1.6 Million followers!


Tools and Tips for Scheduling on Pinterest

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Summer Topics to Pin on Pinterest

Tips for Pinning this Summer on Pinterest. With the start of summer what are some things you are focusing on pinning for July? Some of the topics might surprise you what you should be pinning this time of year.  Here are some suggested topics to pin.  

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Summer can potentially be a great time to attract new followers to your Pinterest account. Especially if your target are teachers. They are at home enjoying their well deserved break from the school and truthfully on Pinterest searching for ideas for their classroom for next year.  After 10 years in the classroom, trust me now is the time to capture their eyes with your pins. Why do you think the Target dollar spot carries adorable classroom supplies starting in June and July? It’s a huge market to address. Plus there are many Moms taking moments on Pinterest to search for fun ideas for their kids this summer there too.

Do you have a Summer Pinterest board?


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Pinterest Trends to Watch for at SMMW16

At SMMW16 there will be quite a few trends to take note on focused on Pinterest.  With over 100 million active users Pinterest is definitely  HOT topic in Marketing but do you know why and where to start? Pinterest has been around for quite a few years and it seems that many brands both big and small are realizing they need to up their marketing game plan.

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In growing my Pinterest account to 1.5 Million followers I learned quite a bit about Pinterest that I enjoy sharing with others to help them succeed.  Each week I have the chance to connect and interview many brands and business owners who focus on Pinterest as I host #PinChat with Kelly on twitter and a facebook community I am truly amazed at some of the case studies that they are able to share about with their results on Pinterest.  They are driving traffic, awareness and more importantly revenue to their businesses using pins with various trends on Pinterest.

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Can Pinterest Work for Your Business? Here's How

This week is packed full of Pinterest Chat Adventures for me.  I thought I’d share with you all that is happening this week focused on Pinterest.  These chats provide several opportunities for  free learning about Pinterest.  This is information that I often share with my Pinterest Clients as a consultant.  Many of these upcoming chats will answer the question….

Can Pinterest work for your online Business?

I’m pretty sure the answer is YES and here’s why…

  • Pinterest has the ability to help you build your influence and authority online.
  • Pinterest provides you with opportunities to highlight your story with visual marketing.
  • Even as a small business on a low marketing budget, there are a variety of ways to manage it including using Pinterest schedulers.

Here’s where I’ll be sharing Pinterest Tips this week!

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10+ Visual Social Media Marketing Experts You Should be Following

Are you finding it a challenge to stand out as your build your business on social media? You only have so many hours in a day and your want to make those moments count.  In the past few years I’m had the chance to connect with many social media experts both online and in real life at the conferences when I present. I learn so much from hearing them share about what works for them and the clients the represent.  I’m excited to share with you that a few of these experts are coming together for a one of a kind online conference for you…. Visual Social Media Conference!

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The organizers of Visual Social Media Conference have hand-picked speakers who “walk the walk” and live their success.  These are people who, through their content, including books, blogs, videos, classes, and other offerings, have helped countless others use visuals to grow their own businesses and ignite their own content and lead generation programs.

So thankful to have connected with the organizers Jeff Sieh, Vincent Ng and Alisa Meredith!   If you are are not following them be sure to add them to a twitter list of Pinterest Experts to follow!

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