Finding the best hashtags for your Pinterest pins is easy! In this video, I’ll share my favorite way to find hashtags to include in your Pinterest pins to gain more visibility and drive traffic to your website!
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Finding the Best Hashtags for Pinterest
(update: Pinterest is recommending 2 hashtags per pin description. You can read more about the update here.)
Hashtags on Pinterest are a ‘newish’ thing to Pinterest. For a long time, they were not recommended, but Pinterest has given us the green light to use them (read about when I discovered hashtags at Pinterest Headquarters). Pinterest recommends using hashtags in your keyword-rich description (don’t replace the description— add them afterwards). Currently, on the Pinterest feed, four clickable hashtags appear, so choose wisely! In the search feed results, the most recently saved pins appear first, so be sure to use them regularly to rank at the top of the feed. What strategy should you use to choose hashtags? I’m sharing my favorite technique in the video:
Want to learn more about hashtags? See my other posts:
- A New Look for Search Results on Pinterest
- How to Use Hashtags on Pinterest
- My Tour Inside Pinterest Headquarters
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