How I Create Images to Attract Traffic from Pinterest

Want more traffic from Pinterest?  Create Pinnable images!

Here’s a short video tutorial showing how I create mine using a free account with

And if you’re looking for an easy way to add a “Pin It” button to your images, try this cool plugin.

Tweet and share this with your blogging friends?

Are you using Canva?  What are your favorite tips for sharing your blog posts on Pinterest?

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  1. Thanks Michelle,I came across your post at the right time as I was looking for a easy tool to create pics for Pinterest & Instegram…..
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    1. Hey Azam, happy to hear this was good timing for you. Have fun with Canva!
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  2. Is there a good site for creating images with creatures or cartoon people that may or may not be able to add audio?

    1. Hey Heather, I think I’ve seen some on Facebook… but I haven’t used it so I’m not sure what their rules or features are.

      You might also check out Fiverr if you’re looking for cartoons or caricatures. I’ve purchased a few gigs there for cartoons that were cool.
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  3. What did you use to create the white board animation? I liked how your logo came up through the text.

  4. What did you use to create the whiteboard animation? I really like how your logo popped up through the text.
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    1. Hey Janis, thanks, I love my logo animation. :) It was created by the team at
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  5. Awesome posts. I really look forward to using that program. Did you use fiverr to get your intro to your videos created?

    1. This one the team created for me. :)

      Have fun with Canva! It’s really a cool graphics tool.
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  6. Great post Michelle. And I’m addicted to Canva! I use it all the time for my quotes and images that I share on Instagram. I also use it to create my side banners in my blog too. Thanks for sharing your how to video!
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  7. This site is brilliant!! I have been using an array of different sites and apps to create images for each platform but this one encompasses them all! I can’t wait to get playing on it. Thanks for the video tutorial too – it’s great to see the potential of this site.

  8. Awesome tutorial Michelle, thank you! I did have a little difficulty hearing your voice if you could raise the volume on future videos. Thanks again!


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