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SPF-121: How to Boost your Book Marketing with Pinterest – with Pip Reid


Pip Reid shares how she uses Pinterest to drive traffic to her website and increase her book sales.

This week’s highlights include:

  • The reasons Pip chose to investigate Pinterest
  • Pip’s beginnings as an author and her path to where she is now
  • The compelling difference between Pinterest and other social media platforms (hint: It has to do with longevity)
  • The unique linking abilities on Pinterest
  • Targeting your specific audience, whether that’s fiction or non-fiction
  • The traffic that comes to Pip’s website from Pinterest
  • Why Pinterest is a good fit for children’s picture book authors
  • Using layered elements from illustrations you get designed
  • News about the Pinterest module added to Ads for Authors
  • How Pinterest is now like the early days of Facebook and Instagram

Resources mentioned in this episode:

The SPF Foundation

PATREON: Self Publishing Formula Podcast’s Patreon page

FREE BOOK: Click here to get Pip’s free book about Pinterest for authors.

GDPR EPISODE: SPF Episode 117 about GDPR is proving to be very popular. Find it here if you haven’t listened yet.

WEBINAR: Click here to get access to Stuart Bache’s webinar about book cover design

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