Pinterest Tips for Your Business Marketing a Q & A Session OSP Episode 018

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As a blogger or business owner Pinterest probably isn’t your main priority, it’s running and growing your business right? However, Pinterest is the focus of my business and I’m here to help you learn how to use it for marketing your business or blog.

Pinterest has proven to be a valuable resource for traffic generation and sales. But, as with other online services it continues to evolve and change. Keeping up with Pinterest’s latest features and best practices can be tough to do and can raise lots of questions.

In this episode of the podcast, you’ll hear some questions I have received about using Pinterest from business owners and bloggers just like you. Some are just getting started on the platform and others have been utilizing it for a while but are looking to get the most out of it.

Pinterest Tips for Your Business Marketing a Q & A Session

Here’s a peek at the questions covered:

Why are embedded pins missing??

How to get influential followers to join your group board?

How Pinterest works for videos?

Can board cover images be changed from the Pinterest iPad app?

How important are board titles?

How to deal with the pressure of getting high-quality images?

How do you see what has been pinned from your site?



Let’s Talk Pinterest Google+ Hangout

Pinterest group boards post

Pinterest “Pin it” button by Phil Derksen (affiliate link)


Listener question:


In this episode I answer a question from Shannon Gunn from that she left on the Oh So Pinteresting voicemail line. She asked about pin it button plug in options for her WordPress site and how to track what is being pinned from her site.


Have a question or a comment?

Oh-So-Pinteresting Voicemail lineYou can leave me a voicemail at 773-669-7461 or 773-now-pin1. The voicemail line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. I may feature you and your question on the show just like Shannon’s!  Be sure to include your name and where I can email my response to you.



Thank you!

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Cynthia Sanchez is a Pinterest marketing consultant and expert. Cynthia created, one of the early leaders in Pinterest education for businesses. Contact Cynthia on LinkedIn:

  • Shannon

    Just wanted to say thanks for a value-packed podcast, as always! You really provide a great service to everyone.

    • Cynthia Sanchez

      Thank you Shannon!

  • Web design junkie

    Cynthia, I wanted to thank you for a useful and complete podcast. I started using Pinterest to promote my website recently and it’s always great to get some advice from the pro’s. As a web designer, I find that PInterest is an invaluable marketing tool for anyone who works with imagery!

    • Cynthia Sanchez

      Thank you, I really appreciate your kind words! If ther’s anythin gin particular yod like me to cover, just let me know.

      How do you use Pinterest? Inspiration, to attract new customers or for something else?

      Thanks for listening! 🙂

      • Web Design Junkie

        I use Pinterest for both inspiration and to attract new customers… I think people feel closer to your brand when they can relate to your images! I’ll let you know if there’s anything else I need to know, but so far, the podcasts have been very illustrative and you’ve already covered pretty much all my enquiries!Thanks a bunch!

        • Cynthia Sanchez

          Great Jessica, Thanks so much for stopping by! 🙂

  • jose fernando rodriguez

    me gustaria tener en español los tips para mercadeo es posible? Agradezco su respuesta

  • jose fernando rodriguez

    i like the tips in spanish thats possible? thanks

    • Cynthia Sanchez


      Gracias por su interés pero mi español es muy limitada y tomaría mucho tiempo para traducir cada entrada de blog. ¿Tienes preguntas concretas? Puedo pedir a un miembro de mi familia para ayudar con la traducción.

  • Srtemplates

    Research is very important when it comes to website design. Research your niche, so you can set your sights on your target audience. You must think of ways in which you can design your website, in order to maximize your efforts in reaching your target audience. This makes your efforts in website design very efficient.

  • Picreel

    Many thanks for that info. It offers lots of practical experience. A good suggestion: Giving away something for free can be a great way to attract new customers, generate leads, and to increase conversions. Try using this technique for your business.


    Good information. Lucxky mme I found your website by accident (stumbleupon).
    I have saved as a favorite for later!