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The 10 steps for effective Pinterest image optimization

Pinterest Image Optimization - ways to maximize your Pinterest Image Optimization.
Pinterest Image Optimization - ways to maximize your Pinterest Image Optimization.
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The pinboard-style picture service, Pinterest, has reinvented on its own the social networking dynamics online. Its place in the marketplace in social media forces users or businesses to implement effective strategies when deciding to use it along with other important platforms. The Data Visualization Group, Visual.ly, released the latest infographic on how to carry useful image optimization steps for the social network.

Pinterest ealier this week moved up in the ranking (38) for most unique visitors to its website, according to comScore. Its success is stellar and its usage is extending to many different business sectors on the web.

In the list below you will find the summary of the ten essential steps to try when optimizing you Pinterest Image Optimization (PIO). In addition, the infographic will also be listed towards the end.

Pinterest logo
Pinterest logo Amazon.com

Pinterest logo

First step after customizing your profile, creating your boards upload your images and Pin away. Do this some of the time. Pinning seems to have more of a viral effect than uploading. choose wisely.

Add Pin, Upload Pin or Create Board
Add Pin, Upload Pin or Create Board Pinterest

Add Pin, Upload Pin or Create Board

After choosing one of the three categories consider simple file names on the visual sharing website. Instead of uploading numeric images select specific terms (chocolate tart, chocolate cake, etc).

Choosing Pinterest File
Choosing Pinterest File Pinterest

Choosing Pinterest File

In this step make sure to organize your files or images accordingly in order to swiftly upload the images. Pin a variety of images along with a different sources. Actions like Re-pinning, Commenting and Liking will ultimately increase the frequency of the image amongst different locations on the platform.

Uploaded Pin Image Facebook Mug
Uploaded Pin Image Facebook Mug Pinterest

Uploaded Pin Image Facebook Mug

Shortly once you completed the successful upload of an image you do have the ability to edit the Pin and add a link, according to Visual.ly.

Pinterest new templates
Pinterest new templates Pinterest

Pinterest new templates

Pinterest visual appeal is one of the many reasons the website is extremely popular. Another important aspect to consider is to be concise and brief when adding a description. Time is limited for most of us, so make the best use of a few popular words.

Pinterest Home Page
Pinterest Home Page Pinterest

Pinterest Home Page

Pinterest activity is driving by the activity or engagement around the images uploaded. So, before going on a upload frenzy look around the images that are generating conversation or buzz on the different boards. This will open the doors to other users to look at the content you are sharing.

List of Boards
List of Boards Pinterest/Anthonycarranza

List of Boards

The nice thing about Pinterest is the ability to change information over time. If you feel the name of your Board is not effective be bold and let your creativity unfold. Create a reasonable number that is manageable, but there are no limits to how many you can use.

Social Media Tip
Social Media Tip Constant Contact Pinterest user

Social Media Tip

The platform is a social networking site and not an advertising platform. It is true that there are a large number of products or services that appear. The users who manage them interact with other users, so do not assume the sales pitch mode.

Love Pinterest
Love Pinterest Emily Morton via Cindy Johnson Pinterest

Love Pinterest

If you have your own blog add the Follow button or the Pin It option. This will indeed increase your exposure and drive significant traffic to the site. Make sure you enjoy what you do and take full advantage of Pinterest's powerful platform.

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