First of all the main misconception about pinterest is that it is social media, But actually pinterest is not counted in social media.
It is a SEARCH ENGINE. Pinterest is one of the underrated platforms on the internet. People just think that pinterest is a bunch of fancy photos but NO. Pinterest is a lot more than you think. Pinterest is the main and biggest source of driving traffic to your blog. For bigger traffic you need bigger audience and that means you need a lot of followers. Following are top 3 rules to follow for gaining pinterest followers:
1.Using Key words and hashtags
Using famous keywords is the best way to drive organic traffic to your blog and gain followers. If you do not know how to use keywords so then no problem check out our post on How to use keywords in pinterest.
2.Post Original Images
More than 75% of images on pinterest are repins and there few original pics on the platform. If you do not know how to make free images and cannot afford photoshop so then you can use www.canva.com to make superb free images. it is the best tool and clevertechguru uses it personally on their pinterest account(clevertechguru.com). Canva is really easy to use and you can have fun while using it.
3.Join Collaborative Boards
Once you have started using pinterest so then you will automatically know what are collaborative boards. if someone invite you to a collaborative board so before accepting it always check the board`s performance on Tailwind. Tailwind is the best tool for all pinterest users to keep a brief check on your analytics. Remember if you join a board which has overall poor performance(less followers,visitors) so then it can directly affect your personal rankings and analytics.
Follow other people so in return they follow you back but the secret tip here is that do not follow those profiles which already has thousands of followers instead follow their followers who have 20-200 followers and they need followers so in return 100% they will follow you back.