Simple Pin Podcast: Simple ways to boost your business using Pinterest
By Kate Ahl
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Kate Ahl is the owner and founder of Simple Pin Media, a Pinterest management company that specializes in managing Pinterest pages for businesses and bloggers. She is passionate about teaching simple, actionable Pinterest marketing strategies to help business owners and bloggers boost their business using Pinterest without wasting their time. In her podcast, The Simple Pin Podcast, she interviews people who are using Pinterest in creative ways to drive traffic to their website and increase revenue. She's on a mission to rid the world of Pinterest myths, crazy hacks to 'game' the system and rabbit trails that waste valuable business-building time. She wants to give her audience solid Pinterest Marketing advice using data-driven results. Keep it simple, be authentic, and pin with purpose.
||CleanHow to Keyword on Pinterest||Keywording on Pinterest I received an email this week about how important it is to keyword on Pinterest. The previous week I received one asking about the best places to keyword. And then someone posted an article in my Facebook group about their new s...||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTop Pinterest Podcasts To Create a Better Pinterest Marketing Plan||The Simple Pin podcast launched in May of 2016 and it’s been steadily growing ever since thanks to all of you. It’s been such a delightful experience interviewing guests and hearing how they are maximizing their Pinterest efforts.||1/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Happened on Pinterest in 2016||Best of 2016 — Pinterest Edition Alisa Meredith and I sat down to talk about the things that happened with Pinterest in 2016. We haven’t ordered our list in any specific way; rather we want to talk through some of the changes we saw and how they affec||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Sell Products through Pinterest Ads||Selling Products on Pinterest In today’s episode I am talking with Beth Anne Schwamberger of Brilliant Business Moms about selling physical products on Pinterest. Beth Anne has been successfully selling her planner on Pinterest.||12/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe 2017 Ultimate Pinterest Planner||2017 Pinterest Planner Hooray! The 2017 Ultimate Pinterest Planner is here! My assistant, Amanda, whom you met in the last episode, is talking with me about why we created the planner and how to get the most out of it for your Pinterest marketing.||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSurprising Results from a Promoted Pin Campaign||Promoted Pin Campaigns In today’s episode, I am talking with my assistant, Amanda, about Promoted Pins. We decided to try out Promoted Pins at the same time, and today we share our results, which were different, but both good.||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Integrate YouTube into your Pinterest Strategy||Integrating YouTube and Pinterest I receive questions nearly every week about the best way to put videos on Pinterest. Honestly, I just couldn’t wrap my brain around what would be best. Videos on Pinterest seemed off.||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Simple Pinterest Strategy for eCommerce Startups||I’m excited to be talking with Tina Gammon about e-commerce start-ups. Tina runs her own marketing company and she also works with Shopswell, an e-commerce shopping start-up that “helps people shop smarter by combining the social aspect that you get||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Simple Pin Story||Beginning This week, I am taking a bit of a turn from my usual interview style of episode. Instead of talking to someone else, I am telling the story of how Simple Pin Media got started. It is a story that I get asked about often,||11/8/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6 Steps to Monetize Pinterest Traffic||Monetizing Pinterest This episode of the podcast is going to be a fun one! Today, I have my very own business coach here with me. Leslie Samuel and I met at the San Diego Digi-Colab conference in 2014, when I had just began Simple Pin Media.||11/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow a B2B Uses Pinterest Successfully||Azure Collier is the social media marketing manager for Constant Contact, an email marketing service provider that works with many small businesses and non-profits. Today we are talking about how B2B’s can successfully use Pinterest.||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBoost Your Holiday Traffic With Gift Guides||Holiday Gift Guides Angela Davis shared so many helpful tips in episode five on building your email list using Pinterest that I wanted to bring her back to talk about something else she excels in — gift guides! In this episode,||10/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEasy Time Management & How to Research Pinterest Tips||My guest today is probably a very familiar name to some of you. Amy Lynn Andrews, a self-professed “Pinterest failure,” has had a bit of success with Pinterest…when she remembers to use it. She doesn’t Pin on a regular basis,||10/4/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Create the Best Pinterest Boards||Creating Pinterest Boards I am welcoming back our guest from episode 13, Jillian Tohber Leslie. If you missed that episode, be sure to go back and listen to it for great ideas on follower growth using the MiloTree app.||9/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaximizing Promoted Pins||Do Promoted Pins have you feeling confused? They do me! So I asked Jess Bahr, a self-proclaimed “social media nerd” to come on the show to talk all about how to maximize Promoted Pins. Jess has experience in large Promoted Pin campaigns as well as sma||9/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPromoted Pins for Teachers Pay Teachers||I am really excited to have Jessica Boschen on the Simple Pin podcast. Jessica is a teacher with 16 years of experience in teaching grades K-5. She is a curriculum developer, and currently creates resources for teachers around the world.||9/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUsing Social Warfare to Increase Pinterest Shares||Today’s topic is one I think will be super helpful for all of you, but especially for those of you who aren’t “techy”, but still need ways to share your content. I have an unnatural fear of the word C-panel,||8/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5 Ways to Be Successful on Pinterest||Success on Pinterest On this episode of the Simple Pin podcast I’m talking about five ways you can be successful on Pinterest. They are pretty simple tips but sometimes we need a refresher. There are a thousand different ideas as to how to pin,||8/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDoes Pinterest Make You Happy?||What? We’re talking about Pinterest making us happy? Yep. I am talking to Kristen Doyle, from Dine and Dish. In a departure from our normal type of conversation, Kristen and I are chatting about why she gave up on Pinterest.||8/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPinterest Myth Busters||We have a bit of a different type of show today. Normally, I interview someone about their Pinterest experience and how they are using Pinterest to grow their business. But today, we are veering off in a whole ‘nother direction.||8/9/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMore Followers on Pinterest||In May of 2016 I added the MiloTree app to my site to see if it would work to increase Pinterest followers. The results have been impressive, even for my site! Given those results, I wanted to bring on the creator of MiloTree,||8/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUsing Ahalogy for Pinterest Scheduling||Susan Wenner Jackson of Ahalogy joined me on the Simple Pin Podcast to talk about using Ahalogy for Pinterest scheduling. We use Ahalogy for several of our clients here at Simple Pin, and it has some features that other schedulers don’t.||7/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Market to Men on Pinterest||Marketing to Men on Pinterest Have you ever thought about how to market to men on Pinterest? Do you think that Pinterest is just for women? Jeff Sieh, owner of Manly Pinterest Tips, and I talk about how there is place for men on Pinterest,||7/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Schedule Pins?||Let’s talk about scheduling your Pins. What is a scheduler? Why should you use one? If you are confused about scheduling your Pins, then today’s podcast guest will help clear things up. I am talking with Melissa Megginson,||7/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUsing Promoted Pins — Tips from Pinterest!||Want to know about Promoted Pins? In this episode I interview someone directly from Pinterest. Yep, Pinterest!!! Mary Diamond is a Partner Development Manager at Pinterest, where she helps companies reach their marketing goals through Promoted Pins.||7/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Be Authentic on Pinterest||Authenticity on Pinterest Andie Mitchell is best known for her food and lifestyle blog, but she is also a New York Times best selling author. Her book, It Was Me All Along, has won numerous awards, and shares the story of how she lost 135 lbs.||6/28/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Use Amazon Affiliates to Boost Your Blog Income||Cassie Johnston is one of our clients and runs the popular blog, Back to Her Roots. Cassie lives on a small hobby farm in southern Indiana, and she blogs about cooking healthy food, playing in the garden, wrangling chickens,||6/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Use Pinterest as a Fashion Blogger||How to Use Pinterest as a Fashion Blogger In episode six I’m talking with Jo-Lynne Shane about how to use Pinterest as a fashion blogger. Jo-Lynne has been a positive force in the mom blogging community since 2006.||6/14/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Build Your Email List using Pinterest||How to Build Your Email List Using Pinterest In today’s episode, not only will we talk about building your email list using Pinterest, but we will also discuss some of the pitfalls to building that list, along with some of the more common frustrations..||6/7/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Know & Understand Your Audience on Pinterest||In this week’s podcast I interview Kelly Snyder of Redefined Mom. Redefined Mom is a lifestyle blog, tailored to women over 40, which explores the idea of how women over 40 “can outdo their younger selves.” Kelly also has a new e-course that teache||5/31/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSEO and Pinterest||Simple Pin Podcast Episode 3 — SEO and Pinterest Kim Herrington joined me on the Simple Pin podcast. Kim is an SEO and Analytics expert, and founder and owner of Orsanna, a digital marketing agency. Kim teaches digital entrepreneurs how to get found on||5/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhy Pinterest is Awesome||Simple Pin Podcast Last week I interviewed Jennifer Fishkind for the Simple Pin Podcast. Jen is a Michigan-based food/lifestyle/family blogger. Her site, Princess Pinky Girl aims to inspire women, moms and families about how to live their lives with e.||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Simple Pin Podcast||The Simple Pin podcast has launched! I’m so excited to be sharing with you all the great Pinterest information that will help boost your business. Each week I’ll be interviewing Pinterest experts, those using Pinterest to boost their business and othe||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Pinterest Strategy for Everyone!
I listened to the first several episodes in a row and love how informative this podcast is. No gimmicks, just straight up good advice! I can't wait to hear more! (Also the high quality production of this show makes it really easy to listen to as well!)
No Fluff - GREAT Content!
Lots of great advice to grow and maintain your Pinterest account. No fluff! Just great content!
REAL Pinterest Education
There is so much misinformation and so many gimmicky Pinterest "tips" out there. Kate and her guests share truly useful information that works - and she knows because she's done it. Plus, she's a lovely person. Listen! ~ Alisa Meredith alisameredith.com
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