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IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A PINTERESTING STRATEGIES HONEST REVIEW THEN YOU HAVE COME TO THE RIGHT PLACE!
If you are a blogger, PINTERESTING STRATEGIES is a course that you hear people rave about constantly. And of course, it caught my attention because it promised potential success WITHOUT the use of an automated pin scheduler.
When you first start blogging you hear about Tailwind CONSTANTLY (which I admit slightly freaked me out because hey, I wasn’t familiar with the scheduler. I didn’t even know what a pinning scheduler really meant!).
So when the amazing Carly from Mommy On Purpose confessed that she regularly gets 200K page views a month to her blog without the use of Tailwind I was intrigued.
Because let’s be honest here – even after reading all the incredible reviews on both automatic pin schedulers, I still couldn’t get myself to commit to another blogging expense.
(For the record Tailwind costs $15 per month or $119 annually. My aversion to signing up to either scheduler at the time was because I didn’t fully understand that sometimes you need to spend money to make money.)
So when PINTERESTING STRATEGIES offered me a fantastic solution in the interim – manual pinning! – I jumped at it.
I want to start by saying that I have really grown to love Carly, since following her blog http://www.mommyonpurpose.com.
She is one of those bloggers who is just so sweet and down-to-earth.
It helps immensely having a teacher that you admire and who not only talks the talk but walks the walk.
Carly is also right when she says her book PINTERESTING STRATEGIES is completely different from any strategy offered elsewhere.
Everyone always pushes automated pinning and yet here is Carly who has achieved amazing success doing it a completely different way that is easy to replicate if you follow the suggestions in her book.
Yes manual pinning means you need to do the work manually but have no fear. It is a lot easier than you might suspect.
Carly shares with readers her secret strategy and tips in her book so you can follow the process without feeling overwhelmed (15 minutes to an hour every day is all it takes).
What I love about this course is that Carly tells you exactly what to do and how to do it.
Also she doesn’t stress about the need to niche down (and explains why this is the case) which was exactly what I needed to hear at the time.
Blogging is hard without a plan
Nowadays I try to do as much manual pinning – around 30-40 pins a day, 80% my own content and 20% of other people’s pins on group boards (you will learn all about the importance of group boards in her book.)
Since implementing strategies from Pinteresting Strategies (in addition to a few other pertinent courses) my blog has grown consistently every single month.
In fact my traffic has EXPLODED since this post was originally written.
After launching my blog in December 2017, I had reached 65,000 pageviews per month by the end of April, 155K pageviews by the end of August and traffic stayed consistently high every month since then that by the end of 2018 I managed to hit a total of 1 MILLION PAGEVIEWS for the year.
Yes, you read that right – ONE MILLION!
And it was all thanks to the strategies in this book!
WHO THIS COURSE IS PERFECT FOR:
Carly recommends that you should have AT LEAST 25 great (and hopefully monetizable) posts written before implementing this strategy.
This means the course suits immediate bloggers – which is perfect for me as I am always on the lookout out for more advanced blogging strategies and techniques.
People rave about this course for a reason. It is a must-have resource that will take your blog and business to the next level.
I should note that even though my preference is manual pinning I still eventually signed up to Tailwind, instigated by the fact that I was going on holidays and didn’t want to lose my pinning momentum.
No internet = impossible for me to stick to manually pinning plan. Tailwind is my backup in these instances and it is so, so easy to use. You can click here to learn more.