I love living in this generation where there are tools to simplify just about any online task. And Pinterest is no exception! If you worry about spending too much time on Pinterest, or if you want to get the maximum results with minimum marketing effort, you’ll want to check out some of the Pinterest tools I share below.
1. Pin Search
It is a free extension for the Google Chrome browser that allows you to perform a Google image search on any picture on Pinterest. You will find a ‘Search’ button when you hover over any of the pins, and clicking it will yield Google search results for that picture.
This is a free Facebook app that allows you to add a Pinterest tab on your Facebook page’s timeline. In this tab, you can choose to display all your boards with pins (as shown in Pinterest) or display only the pins in a particular board.
This online tool allows you to schedule your pins, gain more followers, easily promote your pins, and track what is getting pinned from your website. There are free and paid versions of this service available, and it is one I have personally used.
The Piquora Pinterest Marketing Suite helps you sift through your Pinterest analytics and guides you to pin timely, appropriate content that will resonate with your audience and grow you Pinterest community.
This online service helps you monitor all Pinterest activity related to your brand and its competitors. It also tracks pins from your website and specific hashtags. The starter plan is free, but you can upgrade to a paid plan to use some of the advanced features.
Viraltag is an image management tool that can be used for Pinterest. It helps you discover pin-worthy images, organize your visual content and publish them on Pinterest. This tools is free for up to 3 social media profiles.
PinAlerts is another free online tool that sends you email notifications when someone pins something from your website. These notifications will help you keep track of who’s pinning what, and also engage with your top pinners.
This free online tool allows you to create a variety of pins containing quotes, websites, sticky notes, music, and photos with captions. You can also use it to pin the physical location of your business, or dates of events your business might be participating in.
Loop88 is an online service that connects advertisers with individual pinners. It connects brands with Pinterest influencers who get paid to promote the brand’s content. It is a win-win situation. Businesses get publicity, and Pinterest users make money.
You may already know that graphics with captions do extremely well on Pinterest. Pinwords is a free tool that allows you to easily add text to your images and directly pin them onto Pinterest.
I hope these Pinterest tools simplify your Pinterest experience, and allow you to be more organized in your pinning journey. For today’s challenge, I want you to identify 1 or 2 tools that you are interested in and check them out.
Tell me what your favorite Pinterest tool is, and enter to win one of two $25 Amazon gift cards!