Build a Profitable Service as a Pinterest Specialist

Duration: 6 hours

Pinterest continues to be a very powerful Social Media channel for driving traffic and results to your clients. In this course, you will learn how to:
- Set-up and optimize your Pinterest profile
- Find and engage with your target audience
- Optimize your boards with great visual and keyword-rich descriptions
- Drive traffic to your articles and blog posts through Pinterest pins
- Leverage Video Pins
- Offer a valuable Pinterest Marketing service
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Course curriculum

  • 1
    MODULE ONE: Introduction to Pinterest for Business
    • Download Module One Hand Out
    • Welcome to the Pinterest Marketing Specialist Program
    • LESSON 1: Introduction to Pinterest Part 1
    • LESSON 2: Introduction to Pinterest Part 2
    • LESSON 3: Pinterest Marketing Platform Part 1
    • LESSON 4: Pinterest Marketing Platform Part 2
    • Module One Resources
  • 2
    MODULE TWO: Create Your Pinterest Strategy
    • Download Module Two
    • LESSON 1: Your Purpose for Pinterest
    • LESSON 2: Conduct Pinterest Audit
    • LESSON 3: Complete Pinterest Assessment
    • LESSON 4: Create Pinterest Action Plan
    • Pinterest Audit Template
    • Pinterest Assessment Template
    • Pinterest Action Plan Template
  • 3
    MODULE THREE: Craft Your Pinterest Profile
    • Download Module Three Handout
    • LESSON 1: Your Pinterest Profile
    • LESSON 2: Pinterest Account Sign Up
    • LESSON 3: Pinterest Tour
    • LESSON 4: Pinterest Account Settings
    • LESSON 5: Business Access, Boards & Pins
    • LESSON 6: Pinterest Keyword Research
    • LESSON 7: Keyword Research thru Search Bar
    • LESSON 8: Keyword Research via Pretend Ad
    • LESSON 9: Pinterest Trends
    • LESSON 10: About Boards
    • LESSON 11: About Boards Demo
    • LESSON 12: Get Ready To Pin
    • LESSON 13: Get Ready to Pin Demo
    • Module Three Resources
  • 4
    MODULE FOUR: Post Great Content
    • Download Module Four Handout
    • LESSON 1: What to Pin Part One
    • LESSON 2: What to Pin Part Two
    • LESSON 3: When, Where and How to Pin
    • LESSON 4: Create & Edit a Pin
    • LESSON 5: Create Carousel Pin
    • LESSON 6: Story Pins
    • LESSON 7: Story Pins Demo
    • LESSON 8: Pinning Strategy 2021
    • LESSON 9: What is Tailwind
    • LESSON 10: Tailwind Demo
    • Module Four Resource Guide
  • 5
    MODULE FIVE: Be Socially Active
    • Download Module Five Handout
    • LESSON 1: Participation in Pinterest
    • LESSON 2: Do Followers Matter?
    • LESSON 3: Following Followers Followers (Demo)
    • LESSON 4: Pinterest Group Boards
    • LESSON 5: Finding Pinterest Group Boards (Demo)
    • LESSON 6: Tailwind Communities
    • LESSON 7: Tailwind Communities (Demo)
    • Module Five Resource Guide
  • 6
    MODULE SIX: Promote Products & Services
    • Download Module Six Handout
    • LESSON 1: Promotion on Pinterest
    • LESSON 2: Pinterest Ads
    • LESSON 3: Homefeed Pinterest Ads (Demo)
    • LESSON 4: Create Pinterest Ads (Demo)
    • Module Six Resource Guide
  • 7
    MODULE SEVEN: Measure Your Pinterest Results
    • Download Module Seven Handout
    • LESSON 1: Review What Works
    • LESSON 2: Pinterest Analytics Demo
    • LESSON 3: Pinterest Services
    • LESSON 4: Pinterest Services Inspiration
    • LESSON 5: Pinterest Wrap Up
    • Module Seven Resource Guide


  • Susan Weeks

    Susan Weeks

    Technology Instructor

    Susan Weeks wears several online hats. Online marketing & content marketing consultant, podcast host of the Stitchery Stories podcast, podcast producer, mentor, and technical training.She started her professional career as a mainframe computer programmer, working in the automotive industry and international banking, whilst living in the North of England. An opportunity to study for a Training & Development qualification whilst at Nissan laid a strong foundation which paved the way for a major opportunity at her next corporate job. Susan developed and delivered technical training programmes to enable the company to expand with a pipeline of experienced and trained staff ready to work with international banking clients. This grew into establishing a training department and managing and growing a team of trainers to serve the rapidly expanding and successful organization.Fast forward a few years and a few unexpected life experiences. Her online career developed whilst living in France, when her son was old enough to go to school, so Susan set about finding a way to take the best of her professional IT career and earn a living in rural France. She discovered VAClassroom in 2008 and has been a part of the community since those early days.Imagine her delight at this latest evolution of her career.... Creating technical training for VAClassroom University. She gets to combine her love of training and helping people to be the best they can be, with her love of learning, her technical IT skills, and an interesting online business. Susan is delighted that these strands have come together. She hopes you will be equally delighted with learning new skills and growing your business around them. Let's get started!

Course Reviews

  • Excellent!

    Aleksandra Cisic



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  • Simply Incredible!

    Amy Ness

    This course was phenomenal, easy to understand and the walkthrough was excellent! The pace was just right and it was so much fun! 😊

    This course was phenomenal, easy to understand and the walkthrough was excellent! The pace was just right and it was so much fun! 😊

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  • Pinterest Marketing Course Rating

    Success Awuku-Amador

    That is an excellent course. Very impactful, informative and long. that is great.

    That is an excellent course. Very impactful, informative and long. that is great.

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  • Great title!

    Theresa Laas

    Great Pinterest course

    Great Pinterest course

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