Top Blogs for Pinterest tips and marketing ideas

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How much active are you on a platform that drives an estimated 47% of the U.S. online shoppers that made a purchase being referred on this social network (Source: BlogHer) ? I guess it’s the right time to pet this wild social beast to harness great revenue from it. Not only sales Pinterest has an average of five million articles pins. This amazing social media platform took one third of time taken by twitter to reach the 10 million user mark. Many blogs have a increased and consistent traffic from old posts all thanks to Pinterest.

Unlike Facebook, where we scribble every second mood swing and still generate user interaction on the post, Pinterest has a negative effect on undecided pins. Pins that are not appealing will turn a readers mood off and he will never bother to visit you again. So with all these you need to have strategies and read the Top 10 blogs on Pinterest tips and guides on increasing revenue from Pinterest . These blogs also publish top tips to increase followers on Pinterest.

top 10 Blogs About Pinterest tips and guides

Here is a list of top ten blogs you must read to Pinterest in no specific order:

1) Oh So Pinteresting by Cynthia Sanchez

Cynthia has been rocking the Pinterest ground since long. Her blog OH So Pinteresting gives quality resources on Pinterest topics that are very valuable. She has been a contributor to Social Media Examiner and this tells us how vast her knowledge is.

Her blog focuses on how to use Pinterest for business, how pod casting can be taken to the next level with Pinterest,and all things Pinterest. Her particular article on how SONY used Pinterest for making business is a must read.

2) The Blog Maven By Jeni Elliot

Okay I may sound stupid while I say I found this blog recently, But that’s true This awesome blog by Jeni focuses on optimizing your blog to leverage Pinterest benefits and is a must read for all bloggers out there who are struggling for Pinterest. Her article on how to optimize empty sidebar by filling it with your epic posts for pinning garnered huge response. She provides guides to get huge traffic from Pinterest to your blog too.

3) Social media writing by Mitt Ray

Mitt Ray has been doing a fabulous job on social media tutorials and his posts are worth reading. His post on how to get more traffic from Pinterest in 14 steps is a very good guide for those starting to explore Pinterest.

4) Buffer Blog By Kevan Lee

Kevan is my go to guide for social media strategies. He never writes a post that is less epic. All his posts on social media are complete guides that are backed up with great statistics. His this particular post on Pinterest marketing tips in the ultimate guide for marketers on Pinterest and has registered nearly 8000 shares (including mine!)

5) the official Pinterest blogs.

Pinterest has two official blogs that you should follow to get latest Pinterest updates and new features from the Pinterest makers. The two blogs are

a) Oh, How Pinteresting! – Official Pinterest blog, it is one blog that everyone should read.

b) Business blog of Pinterest – Official blog for business people on Pinterest.

5) Marketing on Pinterest By Jason Miles.

Jason Miles is the VP of marketing at Northwest University, and let me tell you if you are looking for marketing on Pinterest this is a blog you would not want to miss. He has some of the best and rich resources on the topic. His post 285 marketing tips on Pinterest is an epic post to start on his blog.

6) Pinterest Savvy by Mellisa Tayler

Someone who’s got 1.5 million real followers on Pinterest is definitely worth listening to. Its her graciousness that she decided to share her secrets with us. She is the ultimate resource to gather huge followers on Pinterest, her posts teach us how to use Pinterest for everything.

7) WishPond Blog

The wishpond blog publishes quality guides and social media and man they have a treasure of great infographics too. One of their post on Top 10 amazing Pinterest boards examples critiqued, is something that every reader keen on business on Pinterest will find exciting. This is a must follow blog  if you really want to be popular on Pinterest.

8) Rebekah Radice:

I call her the Queen of Social media (and she rightfully is!). She has been featured in and on reputed platforms like Canva, Steamfeed, Social media examiner, 12 most etc. She definitely shares great tips on social media including Pinterest. Here is a great post of hers describing the top Pinterest marketers to follow.

9) Jeff Bullas

Jeff Bullas is the social media mogul we can say. He has been ranked #8 the Forbes top 40 social media talent 2014 . He has more feathers to his crown read more at his BIO page. You can read must know Pinterest marketing tips from his site here and other Pinterest strategies to draw traffic to blog here.

10) This spot is collectively dedicated to two awesome blogs;

a) Constant contact: Constant contact provides a lot of articles on Pinterest. It is a blog that has simple yet effective Pinterest tips here is one of such articles: 21 things that make you look dumb on Pinterest.

b) Pinnable Business: Its another hugely popular blogs on Pinterest strategies. It provides nice easy to grasp articles, Real life case studies on Pinterest and infographics too.

Bonus: Other worth mentioning blogs include Vertical Response, Tailwind (there post 32 do’s and don’ts of Pinterest marketing strategy is directly pinned 467 times!). These blogs are daily read by many Pinterest rockers who use the tips shared here to get noticed on Pinterest.

So these, were the top Pinterest blogs I follow for Pinterest strategies and drive huge traffic to my blogs. Some of the blogs help to generate huge income from selling online on Pinterest. If I missed any of your favorite sites do let me know on the comment section. Meanwhile, you can follow me on Pinterest (I have some really amazing pins!) HERE :)

About Swadhin Agrawal

Hi, I'm Swadhin Agrawal, founder & MD of Value Intent Media Pvt. Ltd. With DigitalGYD.com we aim at helping bloggers start, grow and scale their blogs to profitable businesses.

15 thoughts on “Top Blogs for Pinterest tips and marketing ideas”

  1. Hi Swadhin,

    An informative post on Pinterest. I have not explored it so far. Now I have to try it.

  2. Hi Swadhin,

    Great post… :)

    Thank you very much for sharing all these details about the blogs which are writing and teaching people about Pinterest…

    Let me check them as Pinterest is over my head… Lol… :)

    Regards..

  3. Hello Swadhin!
    Nice to read your post again and it serves a new information to me. As a newbie, I used the pinterest but I was completely unaware from the aspects that you and harleena ma’am discussing about. Will you please write post in which all aspects can be covered.
    Thanks for the info.

    • Hi Archana, glad you found the post informative.
      I am a bit confused. :( What do you mean by aspects we are discussing. Do you want me to write a topic on how to use Pinterest or you want me to add a post on “how Pinterest can help bloggers and how they can drive traffic from it”.

  4. Well, pinterest is something on which I haven’t tried my hands on but would love to take a glance over the article and its attached info.

    Thanks for this help.

    • Hi Charmie welcome onboard,
      Its great to se you here. You should definitely try your hands on pinterest atleast because it is more converting and engaging than FB. All those blogs are fabulous on Pinterest If you want I am enclosing my previous post link here that will help you get an idea instantly.

      Keep coming. Have a great week. :)

  5. Informative Pinterest tips and marketing ideas.

    Pinterest is one of the powerful platform for blogger.
    Thanks for sharing!

    • Hi Subodh yes pinterest is having great potential. Glad you found the post informative.
      Keep coming.

  6. Hi Swadhin,

    Thanks for highlighting my Pinterest work here – these are all fantastic bloggers; I’m a big fan of Rebekah’s work as well! So glad you’re part of our community over at The Blog Maven.

    Warmly,
    Jeni

    • Hello Jeni, Before replying to your comment let me just say one thing I am completely bowled by your blog design its so clean and elegant. Specially those pin buttons on the sidebar.

      Ah.. Don’t say thatnks you deserve it. Not only Pinterest your blog has some finest tips on blogging better way. I have downloaded your both books and they are marvelous. I have completed the subscriber increase Book and am yet to read the PDF on media Kit (I need one badly!).

      Yes Rebekah is awesome! So is you :)

  7. Hi Swadhin,

    That was an informative post indeed :)

    My goodness! You surely are making the right connections where Pinterest is concerned! Honestly speaking, except for the official blog and those who write about it from the ones I know of are just Jeff and Rebekah – I hardly know any other from this list. So, you have given me lots to take back home and work over the weekend!

    Yes, Pinterest is an awesome platform and I would highly recommend it for all bloggers and others. I have some pins that have been pinned over 1500 times!! And I get daily traffic from Pinterest, sometimes it’s the one that brings in the maximum number of people over, so I know it works – very well for me.

    Thanks for sharing. Have a nice weekend :)

    • Hello Harleena Madam, Thank you I am content that I got a thumbs Up from you.

      yes As far as Pinterest is concerned I am really fascinated towards it,mainly because it is result oriented. I found these blogs for my research for this post. Some like Rebekah’s and Jeff’s were known to me. I knew Ohsopinteresting early when I started using the social site.
      I would also like you to visit Buffer blog Kevan there too writes epic posts that are data driven just like yours :)

      God, getting 1500 repins is fantastic. See that is what inspires me to dive into Pinterest. Hope I get to learn more on it from you and the blogs I mentioned. Thank you for the motivation on using it.

  8. Nicely written post. But one thing i want to be clarified is- some of these sites have very good content and still dont have very good ranking(though good but not very good). So would you tell me why this happens?

    • Hello Swaviman, Glad you liked this post. I didn’t get your question regarding site rankings :( Are you talking of the sites I mentioned here. Then please check them because all of these are authority sites in their respective fields. If you use SEOQuake addon go to the homepage and non of the sites will register a PR less than 3. Do let me know if your question was something else.

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