Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Finding Your Work On Pinterest PART 3

Make use of Pinterest's flawed and unsophisticated search function.

This is hit and miss because it depends on pinners placing your content in intelligible categories (as opposed to geeneric "stuff I like"). Type the command below this in your browser address bar, replacing "red+black" by keywords that may describe your material. Don't forget to add a "+" sign between words:

The address bar should look like this:

You'll see a variety of images:

Scroll down the page, you might recognize your images. Same routine: for each image, open a tab, collect link locations, image locations, and chase down the pinboards of the repinners for more of your images.

SPECIAL NOTE: search result pages are very rarely updated. Weekly perhaps.

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