Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating pin contests, part of Pinterest for Musicians and Bands.
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Pinterest contests are a great way to attract new followers, and drive traffic.…And the company makes it easy.…Thanks to some of the least restrictive terms in all of social network dom.…In fact, the only restriction is that you can't run…a contest where the entrant gets the most likes or re-pins.…Which is known as pin-to-win.…Other then that, everything's on the table.…One of the most popular types of contests is a follow me contest.…To enter, the pinner…must do the following. First they must follow you.…Then they must create a board with a specific theme.…
Something like the best fan pictures or fan merch ideas.…They must pin at least five items to the board which tells the story.…Then they must add a designated hashtag to each pin.…Something like hashtag fan pictures, or hashtag the…en-signed on your band, or hashtag merch ideas or…dream gig.…Then they must share the URL of their board either…on a special contest submission page on your website or blog.…Or by making a comment on the contest pin.…Obviously in order to make this work, you must create…
Looking for more music marketing tips? See our other courses by music industry insider Bobby Owsinski, including Social Media Basics for Musicians and Bands, Facebook for Musicians and Bands, and YouTube for Musicians and Bands.
- Creating a personal or business account
- Building boards
- Pinning images, audio, and video
- Enhancing Pinterest SEO
- Creating pin chats and contests
- Deciding how often to post on Pinterest