How To Switch To A Pinterest Business Account (And Why You Should)
If you haven’t worked it out yet, Pinterest is massive. it is growing quickly with 28% of the population on Pinterest in 2014 up from 21% in 2013
Here’s how you can switch to a Pinterest business account (and why you should)
The main benefit of a Pinterest business account is access to the Pinterest Analytics This will allow you to
Find out which of your boards appeal to people the most
Find out who is interacting with your pins
Analyze pins, repins and click throughs
To switch your Pinterest personal account you will need to click on your home screen. Next click on the box with the three horizontal lines on the top of your home page on the far right of the search bar
Next, from the drop down box that appears, click on ‘Businesses’ from the options at the bottom
Now you should be taken to the Pinterest for business page. Below the red tab for ‘join as a business’ there is another option to convert if you already have an account and this is the option you need.
Click ‘convert now’
Next, complete the three sections that come up; you will need to type your company name, the type of business and if you have one, your website
You are now all set; click on Pinterest Analytics
Initially there will be no data to collect and it may take a few days for the date to start coming through.