on Social Media Just for Writers:
Which Pinterest accounts do you follow? I tend to follow accounts that fall within my interests.
For example, I love to collect images of bookstores, bookshelves, and libraries, so I follow people who have similar boards. But I also like to follow other authors.
I’ve also been thinking about Pinterest a lot lately because it’s been so long since I’ve written a post devoted to this search engine.
In the beginning, I loved to escape to this network to build my boards and find eye-catching images.
These days, I use Pinterest more seriously. I use it almost exclusively to pin images from my blog as well as the author quotes I post on Fridays.
Pinterest is a powerful referral source so while you can just use it for fun, don’t forget that you should also use it to post images from your blog posts, create boards around the books you’ve published, and create boards on future books.
I thought we could explore together how other authors and writing-related organizations use Pinterest by examining their boards: