All About Story Pins – On the Our Creative Hustle Podcast – A 3-Part Mini-Series
Kaycee and I wanted to switch things up a bit with the format of the podcast. We know life gets busy and really want you to be able to listen and get some quick wins about marketing. We are so excited to do a 3 part mini-series on Story Pins.
We are in all the groups and hear all the chatter about this new feature from Pinterest. They have been around for a few months, and I actually have a blog about them from last year. We felt we needed to talk about them on the podcast. Since new things can be overwhelming at first we broke the topic into 3 easy-to-digest mini episodes just for you!! Grab your fave morning beverage and listen in!
Part 1 – Story Pins – What Are They?
In today’s episode, we’re going over Pinterest Story Pins. You can use these pins to create a story that is pinned on your account. These pins will show up in the Explore tab of your profile, as well as in search results when people look for content related to what you’re pinning about. Story Pins last forever just like all Pinterest Pins.
Kaycee tells us how she feels about them and why she doesn’t feel it can help every type of client or pinner/marketer. Which is so true, depending on your goals of Pinterest they may or may not work for you.
Amy is using Story Pins for her clients and her own account. Story Pins are only able to upload onto Pinterest directly or on the App.
If you use the app, you can add music. This is on iPhone, not on android at the moment.
Listen in to learn more about Story Pins, part 1!
Part 2 – Pinterest for 2021, and Changing Your Mindset About Story Pins
We are back with our mini-episode series about Story Pins – Part 2. Changing your Mindset about Story Pins
In today’s episode, we’re going to continue the path down Story Pin lane and talk about mindset and how to make these changes and see that they can be fun! Pinterest should only be a small amount of your marketing in your business but an important one and Amy goes over how many slides you can do on story pin ( 20!! WHAT). We also want to share with you some of our templates that we use and how we create a story pin using Canva, you can find these in our FREE Facebook group ( click the link below! )
If you want more information on how it works join the group! We dropped a tutorial on how to create story pins in Canva, and how to upload to Pinterest. Amy also shows where to find your stats. Make sure to listen in for more of this episode!
Part 3 – The Tools, Apps, and Stats
Pinterest rolled out this is a really cool new feature that allows you to create pins with video, audio, and images. You can even add text on top of the image or video! It’s so easy to use and it’s perfect for anyone who wants to share their story in an engaging way.
Wrapping up this series we are closing out with the positive, the way the metrics work and how this really will work for all content types. We also talk about the tools we are going to be using to create story pins & the tools that work for you to repurpose video content from TikTok and Reels ( IG). Grab a cup of coffee and hit that play button.
We created this podcast episode as part of our Mini-series on how to use Story Pins. If you want more information about this topic, be sure to subscribe! And if you have any questions, please feel free to reach out anytime. We love hearing from listeners like yourself! Click the link if you would like more information about using Pinterest’s newest tool – check out our Facebook group
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