Pinterest Tips – How To Use Pinterest Powerfully


We LOVE Melanie Duncan’s
Power Of Pinning.

Pinterest is revolutionizing blogging.

It brings archives back to life. It breaks down cliques and levels the playing field. It will reignite your passion for online community and information sharing.

If you are a blogger, joining and participating in Pinterest is the most powerful thing you can do to grow your audience, your traffic and your love of social media.

Janice and I resisted the Pinterest pull for months, worried that we didn’t have time to add another social media channel into our already crazy busy lives.

But we gave in. And we’re glad we did. If you haven’t yet, you should.

Follow Us on Pinterest

Here’s Why You Should Join Pinterest

Mom Bloggers Pick Pinterest Over Google+

To Pin or Not to Pin — Does a Blogger Need to be on Pinterest?

Here’s How To Get Started

Our wonderful friend Kelby Carr will get you going with 5 Pinterest Tips for Beginners.

If you want an extremely effective course on how to use pinterest successfully including pinterest marketing, we highly recommend Power Of Pinning.

Melanie Duncan is an award winning speaker on the topic of Pinterest Marketing and successfully uses Pinterest to drive thousands of visitors and thousands of dollars in sales to her online businesses each month. Melanie now teaches business owners all across the world how they too can use Pinterest to gain exposure, traffic and sales and you can get the same information here at Power Of Pinning.

Get Power Of Pinning Here.

Disclosure: We love Melanie’s Power of Pinning product so much, we have become affiliates of hers.

Add Your Pinterest Profile

To get the most out of Pinterest you have to follow a bunch of active pinning friends and you want to have others follow you. You’ll find Janice and I at

Add your profile link to the Linky List below for Pinterest Profiles so that we can all find each other.

(Note: You may remember we previously had a list of over 300 profiles here, but it was a shared list owned by another site and that list is no longer active.

The good news is you can now get your link at the top of the new list!)

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1 Jessi August 24, 2013 at 1:01 pm

I resisted for a while, too, thinking it was “just another fad social media site.” And then after I joined, I realized how addictive it was, so I had to back off to find a middle ground instead of one extreme or the other, ha!


2 April August 24, 2013 at 6:19 pm

It’s amazing how addictive Pinterest is, but I also find it to be a really effective social media tool! Thank you for providing some great tips and the linky. I’ve followed everyone up to number 11, and will pop back to catch up when there are more to follow :-)


3 Brittany August 24, 2013 at 6:59 pm

Pinterest is so powerful, I love it!!! Added myself to the linky. Thanks for all the great tips!


4 Henrietta August 28, 2013 at 8:34 am

I love Pinterest and use it on a daily basis for both personal bookmarking and blog promotion, it’s a wonderful tool and a fun place to spend time on! Added myself and off to follow some more!


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6 Margo Deetjen October 11, 2013 at 8:58 pm

Hello, I made an oops, my url for pinterest is I too pondered about Pinterest for months. Joined as a business, and having too much fun! Easy to load up my own videos, but wasted a lot of time trying to figure out how to do Amazon affiliate link. The answer I came up with was to go to the A site & copy the product into my pictures. Put it on my website so it has a URL but don’t link it to anything, post it to Pinterest, then go to board and in edit, give it the url of my webpage. I’ve grouped several pictures on one page with the A product next to it so they can buy it. I know you can put your affiliate link in edit but I didn’t feel comfortable with that. I’d rather they go to my site.


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Pinterest is amazing! I could spend all day there! I’ll be pinning my latest game review and MUST READ on there (


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