How I Personally Use Pinterest

We’ve been hearing a lot in recent weeks about Pinterest. Every time we hear about a new promotion method, I immediately see writers jump on it and then begin to promote their stuff. Yes, we want to promote, but sometimes this need to get our books and blogs in front of people can put off the very readers we’re trying to attract.

It’s a delicate balance, and one every writer needs to constantly reflect upon. I just started on Pinterest, and I’ll give you some of the ways I’m using it right now. I’m interested in how each of you are using Pinterest as well. Let’s share some of our best ideas.


The word “branding” when it comes to writers is slightly different than with corporations. Corporations are made up of a lot of people and concepts, whereas writers are each individual and unique. That uniqueness is what you want to show to people. One way to do that is on Pinterest.