How To Use Pinterest To Get More Traffic, Leads and Customers
by Tanya Michelle | on August 26, 2012
Did you know that Pinterest…
grew to 10 million users faster than ANY other independent website in history? You simply cannot afford to ignore the power of utilizing Pintererst’s 12 million monthly unique visitors. Learning how to leverage this traffic can significantly increase you site’s traffic, leads and customers for your business. Daily users on Pinterest have increased by more that 145% since the beginning of 2012 and according to Mashable, users are spending more time on Pinterest than Facebook.
Pinterest is 2012′s HOTTEST website. ~ CNN
Pinterest Gets You Traffic
Pinterest gets traffic to your site.
Pinterest is generating more referral traffic to websites than YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn combined.
“It’s social, visual, and easy to use which is why brands are flocking to it.” ~ Forbes
Here’s What Pinterest Can Do For Your Business
- Drive a massive and consistant stream of quality traffic to your site.
- Send quality traffic that can turn into more sales. In the last six months, the retail deal site ideeli.com has seen a 446% increase in traffic from Pinterest and sales resulting from those visits have increased by 500%.
- Provides a platform to establish your credibility, build relationships with prospective customers, and become a leader in your industry.
“A Pinterest board is a screamingly obvious setup for an online catalog. Click a Photo and Jump to a Page where you can buy it.” ~ New York Times
As with all social media, you want to let your personality shine. It’s you pinning so let it be you and not some computer or robot for your site. This is your chance to be a little more personal… you don’t have to wear a suit and tie. But keep in mind that you should be somewhat professional; once something is on the Internet, it’s not coming off.