Spend about 10 minutes in a group of bloggers discussing social media strategy (it's not as boring as it sounds, I promise) and you'll probably hear quite a few folks RAVING about Pinterest. I'll be one of them, because I credit Pinterest with … [Read more...] about Pinterest for Bloggers 101: Creating a Pinterest Strategy
So you wrote a blog post. Congratulations. Uh, now what? Other than sending it to your mom, your BFF, and maybe your high school English teacher (this isn't lame, my husband is a high school teacher and he would shed happy tears if one of his … [Read more...] about 8 Things You MUST Do Before Sharing Your Blog Post on Pinterest
As a blogger who attributes most of my early success to Pinterest, I'm often asked about how to replicate the 20k monthly traffic from Pinterest that I achieved in my first 6 months of blogging. One of the first questions I'm asked is usually … [Read more...] about How to Grow Your Followers on Pinterest … & Why You Shouldn’t Bother
Let’s get this out of the way: Pinterest is not really a social media platform. It’s actually a visual search engine masquerading as a social media platform. Very clever, Pinterest. What this means is that although your search results … [Read more...] about 8 Guidelines to Follow When Choosing an Image for a Pinterest Pin
I started Practical Wanderlust in June 2016. One year later, we averaged 50k page views monthly. I'm often asked the secret to that early success. And I've love to just be like "~follow your dreams and believe in yourself~" or whatever, but let's be … [Read more...] about Pinterest for Bloggers FAQ: What Should You Do on Pinterest?
Having a kickass Pinterest profile is a crucial foundation for a Pinterest account that drives traffic to your blog. I had only been blogging for 6 months when I hit 20k monthly visitors from Pinterest to my blog for the first … [Read more...] about 5 Steps to a Kickass Pinterest Profile