Tuesday Tip: Post your Blog posts on Pinterest

Want to have more views and shares of your blogs?  Create a Board on Pinterest.  You will get more visibility, shares and repins.  Don’t forget to make sure your boards link back to your webpage!

Wednesday Tip: Best Sites to Learn About Social Media

Does keeping up with social media feel overwhelming? We understand here at Colorado Women in Social Media. To best serve and provide value to our clients and customers, we too have to keep up with all the changes in the social arena. We suggest you read a few high-quality blog sites that offer the latest social media information in easy-to-understand language. Check out the links below, and just know there are several more out there. Simply do a Google search. Tell us in comments which one you like best and why! Social Media Examiner Social Media Today Mashable Social Times Follow us on Twitter!  

6 Tips to Drive Traffic to Your Website from Pinterest

Pinterest is quickly becoming one of the largest social media platforms, and people are using it more and more as a search engine. It now drives more traffic to individual blogs and websites than Google+, LInkedIn and YouTube combined! Because the “shelf-life” of a post (or pinned item) is so much longer than any of the other social platforms, it means much more visibility over a longer period of time. The visual nature of the site, however, means that you must supply compelling visuals to attract a following of Pinners. This article provides 6 quick tips to drive more traffic to your website using the ever-growing visual platform called Pinterest. Beth Johnston, Founder Social Bridges, Denver CO