Start Making Passive Income with Pinterest

Harness the power of the world's least understood and most powerful social media sites.
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Published 1/2016 English

Course Description

Pinterest Tricks to Get Thousands of Real Fans

Pinterest is one of the most under utilized Social Marketing tools around. There has never been a better time to learn how to use Pinterest and the power it can wield. In this class I will show you not only the basics of how to grow a huge following quickly, but we'll go in depth with the discussion of ways you can use Pinterest that other people haven't discovered.

In this class we cover.

  1. How to set up an account quickly.
  2. How to quickly create a pinterest sales funnel.
  3. How to find the people who want to follow you.
  4. How to organize your boards so it wil attract followers.
  5. Simple hacks to make your boards look more effective.
  6. How to use group boards to grow your following quickly.
  7. How to use comments and likes to grow influence and find new followers.
  8. How to get traffic flowing between Pinterest and your website for conversion.

As more people discover the power of Pinterest, the incredible opportunities it offers will most likely become diluted. For anyone who has a product, service or simply wants to gain a fan base, Pinterest is one of the most powerful social media tools available.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic understanding of computers and the internet.
  • Basic understanding of social media.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Get thousands of "true" fans.
  • Understand basic and more advance aspects of Pinterest
  • Learn to use specific tools that will help you follow people quickly.
  • Connect your website and other accounts to Pinterest.
  • Build successful boards that people will follow.
  • Find the right fans for your needs.
  • Fill your pages with relevant content for your followers.

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who has a blog and wants more followers
  • Anyone who sells a product and wants to sell more.
  • People who want to organize their websites into categories.
  • People who want to generate massive amounts of traffic to their website.

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

02:20

Thanks for joining us! I can't wait to show you all the ways you can use Pinterest to promote just about anything.


My name is Jason Buff, and I have worked in Graphic Design and Marketing for over 15 years. In fact, I will be many of you have come from my Photoshop or Illustrator classes. But what I want to discuss is something that I have only come to discover in recent years. The amazing power of Pinterest.


Here's how the class is structured.


Section 1: A Quick Overview of Pinterest

Here I will give you a quick overview of my pinterest account and give you a behind the scenes look at what I do every day to get people to my website. I will also show you how to get a new account started.


Section 2: Building Boards That Get Followers

In this section we talk about how to quickly build boards and find pins that will start generating followers. It is incredibly easy to start building boards of hundreds of pins that will grow your authority within hours.


Section 3: Finding the Right Followers

In this section we focus on how to pinpoint the people that will be interested in your product. Although it may look good and feed your ego, having tons of followers is really pointless unless. What's more important is that you need to find the people who will want to interact with you and want what you're promoting.


Section 4: Advanced Pinterest Techniques

This is where we start to learn more advanced techniques. This section will be updated as I find more and more techniques to help you grow. I will also discuss some of the tools you can use to automate Pinterest.


Thanks for joining, now let's get started!!


Section 1: A Quick Overview of Pinterest
11:16

I know you want to get going, so here's a really quick overview of Pinterest in action. I'll show you how I link pins to my website and give you a basic overview of the way Pinterest works.

07:28

You can pretty much skip this one if you don't feel like a description of how to open an account. But I wanted to make sure that part of the process was taken care of.

Section 2: Building Boards That Get Followers
07:02

The basics of creating your first board with a dummy account.

02:59

I walk you through the process of building a niche board quickly.

06:42

One thing that most new Pinterest users overlook is the importance of presenting yourself well. So I discuss how you can make your thumbnails look nice by picking your picture and organizing your most important Pinterest boards.

04:55

A quick tip to show you how to add a custom image to your board.

Section 3: Finding the Right Followers
07:29

You will want to make sure you're following people who meet 2 criteria. First, they should be followers who are likely to follow you back. Second, they should be interested in the product or service you offer or at least be interested in your general niche.

Who To Follow: Part 2
09:39
06:34

One of the quickest ways to grow followers fast is to find the influencers in your niche. That means finding people who have a similar category and not only following them, but the people that follow them. As my friend Scott McMahon of Film Trooper always says, It's much faster to jump in front of the parade that has already started than starting your own parade.

Following Back Influential Followers
01:17
Section 4: Advanced Pinterest Techniques
Linking Your Blog
06:55
The Power of Group Boards
04:10
Quick Behind The Scenes Look at Creating A Group Board Quickly
01:20
05:54

Graphic taken from http://socialmarketingwriting.com/19-pinterest-statistics-you-probably-dont-know-but-should-infographic/

Comments and Likes
03:20
03:58

Here is the code I mentioned:

TAG POS=1 TYPE=BUTTON ATTR=TXT:Follow
WAIT SECONDS=5

Link to YouTube to build pages and promote yourself.
01:54
Get In Front of Your Audience through Curation Blogs
03:26

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Instructor Biography

Jason Buff, Award-Winning Graphic Designer, Filmmaker & Screenwriter

I am the owner of JABU Studio and have been a freelance graphic designer for almost 20 years. My design work has won various awards including a Webby and I currently make a living working for large graphic design firms as well as working directly with clients. I have also been featured in a number of design magazines.

I am also the founder of the Indie Film Academy, an online resource for filmmakers including the Indie Film Academy Podcast available on iTunes.

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