Pinterest has been gaining a lot of interest over the last few months, with nearly every other tweet being about the new social site.
One of the main claims is that it is a great site for driving traffic to your website. However, these claims cannot be taken at face value.
Just like any other social site Pinterest can be a beneficial platform for your social media campaign, but it is unlikely to improve traffic and here’s why.
View Twitter as a Network: The Correct Strategy to Entice Followers
Ok, so I was thinking that I should go back to slideshare and create a new presentation. From that thought blossomed an examination of Twitter and how best to view the relationships between users.
Although the theory outlined here is not complete, it does clearly outline the relationships between “king pins” and grass roots followers. By gaining an understanding of this relationship you can significantly enhance your Twitter behaviour and ultimately attract new followers.
The proposed strategy does need some finesse and some personality when it is implemented but hopefully you’ll find this useful when developing your next social media campaign.
Pinterest – I can see the appeal
Ok, so I’m on Pinterest. To see some of the infographics I’ve “pinned” go to pinterest.com/tudordavies.
Here’s a screenshot of my link building board – any comments are welcome.