#1. Pin Amazing Pics – The best way to get followers is to pin repinable, likable and commentable pics period.
#2. Create Specific Boards – The majority of your followers will follow specific boards rather then you. Make sure your pins go in the proper board and truly fit the description of that board.
#3. Follow Power Pinners – Follow people that pin amazing pics. This will give you great ideas for pins as well as cool stuff to repin to your followers.
#4. Don’t Over Pin – A couple of pins per board per day. No one likes a million pins from the same person. People unfollow over pinners.
#5. Maximize your Description – This doesn’t neccessarliy mean using all of the available characters to describe your pin. Maximizing your Description means writing a powerful or relevant description about your pin. This could be something as simple as “want, or love or WTF?”
#6. Pin Original Content – Content moves fast on the web. The best content gets shared quickly. Creating and pinning original content is the a great way to gain followers.
#7. Pin Interesting Videos – Create a board/s for videos. Pinterest is a great place to pin and view cool / interesting videos.
#8. Like & Comment on Pins – Get involved. Like and comment on pins you like. This establishes a relationship with the pinner and you will get more follow backs if you are truly involved.
#9. Install the Pinterest Bookmarklet - http://pinterest.com/about/goodies/ install this app in your browser for quick and easy pinning.
#10. Repin Amazing Pics - What more need I say?
#11. Follow JEMSU on Pinterest http://pinterest.com/jemsu/cool-ads/