Simple 4 Step Strategy To Make $400 Per Day On Pinterest With No Money Or Experience

In this post, I’m going to share a simple 4 step strategy to make $400 per day on Pinterest with no money, no experience and without speaking to anyone.

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In less than 30 mins you can absorb and implement this simple copy paste strategy and position yourself to take full advantage of 300+ million active monthly Pinterest users.


Let’s get started!

As mentioned in the intro you are going to learn a simple affiliate marketing strategy for Pinterest.

Just a few reasons this strategy is awesome!

  • Costs zero to get started
  • Set up in less than 30 minutes.
  • Don’t need a website
  • Don’t need a sales funnel
  • No follow up emails
  • No inventory or stock
  • Don’t have to post to oversaturated Facebook groups
  • Gives you the ability to $400 per sale and every day on Pinterest


If you can copy-paste some images and text then upload to Pinterest you have the skills to pull this off.

Watch the step-by-step strategy here:


Why Does this Affiliate Marketing Strategy Work so Well on Pinterest?

Like all social media platforms, Pinterest is unique has a demographic like no other. Understanding this information gives the savvy marketer a distinct advantage as we can target specific products and services in niches most likely to convert on Pinterest.

Here are the Pinterest Demographics you probably didn’t know

Pinterest has over 300 Million active monthly users

84% of Pinners use Pinterest to decide what to buy.

47% of Social media users use Pinterest as a platform for discovering and shopping for products.

70% of Pinterest profiles are Females

60% of new user Pinterest accounts are Women.

42% of US women adults use Pinterest.

80% of US mothers who use the internet use Pinterest.

28% of all US social media users are Pinterest users.

[Statistics Source]


So what does this tell us?

  • Pinterest has a ton of users
  • Primarily women and mothers
  • Actively searching for ideas and products to buy
  • Making buying decisions based on images.
  • Clear bias toward Health, Lifestyle, Healthy Living

For this strategy, we have selected the perfect product where you can earn affiliate commissions of $400 per sale each time someone makes a purchase by literally copy and pasting on to Pinterest.

make $400 per sale with clickbank

What Are The 4 Steps to Making $400 Per Day on Pinterest

Jumping straight into it I’m going to walk you through the strategy from start to finish.

If you follow the 4 steps below within 30 minutes, you can have your very first profit-pulling post on Pinterest.


Step 1: Pinterest affiliate marketing strategy: Find The Perfect Affiliate Product.

While there no rule as to what you promote – you can use this strategy to promote any product you like.

There are a few key factors to help you choose

  • It takes as much effort to sell a $5 product VS a $500 product so to begin start with high ticket, high priced products.
  • Aim for a payout ratio of 50% or more, this means you receive 50% of the sale price as an affiliate commission.
  • Choose a product in a popular, trending niche you can create multiple pins about and have a better chance to go viral.

To save you a ton of time we have already sourced the perfect product that meets all 3 criteria for this strategy.

A high ticket offer in the Health-related niche

All you need to do is log in or create a Clickbank account.

Create a free clickbank account


Don’t worry Clickbank is 100% Free; It’s essentially a marketplace for affiliate offers.

If you have a Clickbank account great, simply log in and I will share where to go.

If not you can create an account here – Just fill in the required details and your ready to go.

If you are new to affiliate marketing, this is how it works.

For every sale you make will receive a commission.

This is real money from every product you successfully recommend.

Common payouts can be between 30-70% of sale price. The good thing about promoting as an affiliate is product owners love affiliate marketers. They are happy to pay over half the profit as they get to build their business for free.

The product we’ve selected pays out a 50% commission.

If you would like to familiarise yourself with the sales page, you can check it out here.


How To Find The Perfect Product On The Clickbank Website

To make this Pinterest affiliate marketing strategy as simple as possible we have already pre-sourced the perfect product.

To find this product you will need to navigate to;

> Dashboard

> Then marketplace

> Then scroll to health and fitness niche and select this category.

Clickbank health and fitness niche


From here;

Click the top of the page and categorize as Highest Paying or Highest Average Sale.

The reason for this is, it takes as much effort promoting a $3 product vs a $500 product and we don’t need many sales to make a significant income with the high ticket offers.

Clickbank search results by highest average sale


Essentially it’s the same or less work for higher commissions who wouldn’t want that?

Another strategy you could target is recurring income models but for this simply high ticket targeted to health.

After you have categorised by highest average sale.

You will need to scroll down and search for Fat Burning Soup Recipes For Weight Loss

Fat Burning Soup Recipes For Weight Loss on pinterest


Once you have located the product, you need to generate a link.

To generate your affiliate link click “promote” and then navigate to Generate Hoplinks.

Click promote on clickbank


This is your affiliate link and how you make money with this strategy.

You earn a commission from every person who purchases this product through your link.

Generate clickbank affiliate link


Now you might be thinking, that’s all well and good but how do I get people to purchase from my recommended link?

This is where we introduce you to Pinterest and the second step of the strategy.

You don’t need to purchase Fat Burning Soup Recipes yourself.

Simply create a free Clickbank account and you will gain access to promote.

Once you have your account and know where to find the perfect product, it’s time to move on to step two.


Step 2: Pinterest affiliate marketing strategy: Introduction To The Amazing Word Of Pinterest And Its 300 Million Users

To make money with this strategy, we need to generate traffic and lucky enough we have the perfect traffic source for the health, weight loss and recipe niche, introducing Pinterest.

Pinterest blows up when it comes to health it’s literally the best place to get traffic in this niche.

To best explain what Pinterest is;

It’s a search engine just like Google and YouTube. Only the search results uncover pins (images).

Sign up to pinterest for free


People are continually searching for ideas and inspiration, products and services.

If they like a picture, they can save the image to a targeted board of their own so their followers can also see.

It’s sort of like a mix between google image search, mixed with Instagram and Facebook likes and tags.

At the end of the day all we need to know is, it’s trending, has targeted visitors and inspires buying decisions.

Step 2 Create your free Pinterest Account.

Proven with the statistics shown at the beginning of this article it’s clear the primary demographic is woman. Furthermore Pinterest trends show popular categories as healthy living, nutrition and recipes.

Hence, targeting these niches and demographic will make it easier to get targeted traffic and visits.

With a real chance to go viral!

Check out what I’m talking about

Typing “Food” Brings up a whole selection of popular pinners many with hundreds of thousands of followers.

search food category in pinterest


Viewing a few profiles you can truly see the potential of Pinterest and how popular the healthy living, nutrition, fitness and recipe niches are.

Brittany receives over 10 Million monthly views!

Brittany is a Nutritionist who loves helping others live a balanced, healthy lifestyle through sharing recipes, workouts and more.

That was 10+ Million monthly views!

Pinterest search example eating bird food



Another food profile generating 6 Million monthly views is Food, Folks and Fun.

This popular pinner is sharing delicious dishes to Pinterest.

Each pin allows a title, description and link. So not only can we optimize for keywords + attractive imagery we can link directly to the product that earns us commission per recommendation!

Imagine 6 Million eyeballs per month with a chance to view your pin and click your link

This is the potential of this strategy 🙂

pinterest food category search


If you have a Pinterest account great! You have complete step 2.

If you don’t have a Pinterest account – you can register and set up a free account for Pinterest here.

Once you have your Pinterest account set up you are done and we can move on to step 3, how to create stunning images.


Step 3: Pinterest affiliate marketing strategy; Creating Stunning Images To Post To Pinterest.

In order to make our images stand out from the crowd, we need to learn how to easily create stunning images.

The way we do this is with another free software tool called Canva!

Step 3 Create your free Canva Account.

Create a free canva account


Canva is a platform where you can create and design breathtaking images and graphics, perfectly optimized to fit Pinterest.

Once you create your free Canva account, you can navigate to Pinterest templates.

Canva templates for social media


Next, type in niche related keywords to narrow the templates – Recipe, food, health, salads etc.

Find a niche template in canva


You can literally use any template as each is editable.

Canva also allows you to upload your own images to make your pins even more unique.

The strategy I use for finding royalty-free images is pretty straight forward.

Royalty-free meaning; images you can use without getting into trouble for copyright.

Simply search in google “Royalty free images” and countless options will appear. Have a look around to see which site has the images you seek.

Some image sites I use include unsplash, pixabay, pexels and stocksnap there a literally hundreds available to assist in your design.

Pixabay royalty free images

Once you have your template looking nice…

At this stage, you want to download the image.

Important: Do not post straight to Pinterest. Canva has this option and I know you are probably really keen to make some money however we have one more vital step before we do this and that is optimize our pin for search.

Step 3 Create your free Canva account. Edit, Design and Download Image (Just download to a folder or your desktop. Do not Post!)

When you have all this we are ready to move onto the last and final step in this strategy.


Step 4: Pinterest affiliate marketing strategy: Optimize And Post Our Pin So We Can Finally Make Some Money.

The final step in the strategy is optimizing our post for targeted traffic via search and posting our pin live to Pinterest so we can make some money with this strategy.

Let me show you how it’s done.

To post your pin live you need to first navigate to this section and click crate pin.

Create a pin in pinterest

Here you are going to upload your picture, then the most important part of the process is adding a title, description and your link. This is how people will find your pin in the search and how we make money from the link.

We need to apply SEO (search engine optimization) just like you would your google ad, article or YouTube video upload.

This step we are optimizing our title and descriptions with keywords terms people are likely to be searching.

One key pointer is the title and description must also be relevant to the image. This helps with click-through rates and builds trust with Pinterest users. We want to make sure people are getting what they searched for.

Our Title might be 37 Amazing weight loss recipes – amazing weight loss recipes would be something people may search.

Think of different ways to add keywords into your description.

For example;

Keywords: Lose weight + Delicious weight loss recipes.

Your description might sound like:

Have you been looking for a way to lose weight over summer? Try these delicious weight loss recipes busy mums have been raving about.

This targets our keywords and relates to our target demographic busy mums.

This is how it would look in Pinterest.

Add a title and description to your pins


If your struggling to come up with keywords, head back to Pinterest or the product sales page and gather ideas from there.

Once you have uploaded the picture, crafted your title and description the final step is adding your high ticket health-related affiliate link or on Clickbank the “hop link.”

If you remember from step one it looks like this;



HINT – Some people have trouble with affiliate links on Pinterest. It’s not the link that’s the issue. You must not edit or re-direct the link. No third party re-directs like bitly or clickmagick.

Simply past your raw affiliate link, this will be allowed.

You are allowed to put affiliate links on Pinterest it says so in their policy, the behavior they don’t allow is link re-directs or link shorteners.

Play buy the rules, stick to the strategy and you’ll be fine 🙂

If you’re concerned about tracking, Clickbank has an inbuilt link counter to help you gage clicks and conversion rates. If your only promoting on Pinterest it’s easy to gage all clicks are from this source.

So with your Picture uploaded.

Title, description and link listed.

All you need to do is hit publish and add to all your related boards.

From here your pin is completely live and people can now find it on Pinterest.

Now you may not make $400 per day from one pin. However, you can copy & paste this strategy with different image designs, titles and descriptions in the hope that one goes viral.


How to make even more money with this strategy with the help of automation.

As mentioned earlier and in the video there is something that will help you make more money through your Pinterest profile.

It’s a paid software that can help you scale the Pinterest posting strategy and take it to the next level through automation.

It’s really smart and finds your best content, then continues to share that over and over again so you gradually and automatically spread your links out all through Pinterest, boosting your chance at making money.

You don’t need tailwind to make money it’s just a tool to scale if you have some success.

If you want to check it out here’s a free trial link.

pinterest automation tool

Start your journey to making some extra income off pinterest

“The Only Impossible Journey Is The One You Never Begin – Tony Robbins”

So there you have it a simple four step strategy to make $400 per day on Pinterest with no money,

you can apply in 30 minutes and don’t need to personally speak or sell to anyone.

The thing to remember is, it only takes one strategy, one product and one traffic source to make money online. You just have to find something that works for you.

The introverted affiliate is here to help you become a silent assassin marketer, proving it is possible to make money without putting yourself out in front of the camera.

I tried this and failed… My video quality was horrendous. I was incredibly shy, nervous, awkward and as a result never made one sale…

I always thought this was the only way after watching all the gurus, however I gradually started to see results in other non direct passive methods I was trying.

As I learn I’ll continue to add new strategies to help you make money online as an introvert.

Four step strategy

To recap the Pinterest strategy in 5 simple steps.

Step 1 – Create a Clickbank account – The affiliate marketplace to find the perfect product.

Step 2 – Create a Pinterest account – The best traffic source for this strategy.

Step 3 – Create a Canva account – To create and edit amazing images.

Step 4 – Publish and post your Pin to Pinterest – Upload image including title, description and affiliate link.

Step 5 – Optimize with automation using the tailwind app (optional)


I hope you enjoyed this article.

I would love to hear your thoughts?

Let me know your results when you try this strategy, it would make my day to hear your success stories.

Best of luck!


The Introverted Affiliate

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18 thoughts on “Simple 4 Step Strategy To Make $400 Per Day On Pinterest With No Money Or Experience”

  1. I believe in the ability to get traffic from Google via Pinterest as I see a lot of posts from that social media site everytime I search for something on Google. The last time I searched about recipes, there were posts in Pinterest that showed up in the first page of the search results. With that, there’s no doubt you can get a lot of traffic via that route. What doubts me a little bit is that when I came from Google to the Pinterest post, I backed off and didn’t buy anything from Clickbank. So, with the opportunity shown here in this article, this is new to me and something I have to try myself. Thanks for sharing.

  2. Hello Clinton, I must say that this article is very helpful and informative. I can confirm that this strategy works because I tested it and it gives great results. I am now more in Pinterest with my blog but sometimes I use this strategy to earn some extra cash. It definitely works for everyone, you just need to follow the instructions.

  3. At first, i was really perplexed at the title of this article because most of the articles out there are just there to misdirect people and they only upload for their own personal sake and not to help. Pinterest is a good means of making lots of money, I’ve read several information about it, I think these detailed steps will be of great help to me. Thanks for sharing.

    1. Thanks for that, yes I aim to provide value and actionable strategies via this site before trying to sell a product or service…

      I’m a big believer in helping other succeed, and what goes around comes around.

      All the best!


  4. Needless do Isay that this is really awesome. Not very many number of people would want to make use of this. Though it seems too good to be true but then, it has a visible and clearly worthy way to try things out. So, I’d say it is worth giving a trial too since it costs literally nothing to get started and probably earn. Thus, this should be worth trying out

  5. This is an incredible site.  I like the tips and advises mentioned in it I have been struggling for months on how to make with affiliate marketing. But I think this strategy is helpful.  I have a pintrest account but I never knew pinterest could be so powerful . Thank you for sharing. 

  6. Perfect timing with this post on how to use Pinterest! I literally just started on it for my new niche affiliate site and did not know how to do anything (I mean as in how to use it for business). Do you think I should use straight up affiliate links in my pins or put my niche website post URLs in the pins? Going to check out Tailwind now, thanks agian.

    1. Hi River, That’s great to hear, Pinterest can be quite powerful for blogs also.
      What I would recommend is add some direct links to affiliate offers and some to your blog for the chance of additional traffic and regular readers.
      Pins are there for life so you can gage results and then update your strategy to see what works better for you.
      Hope that helps

  7. What I discovered about Pinterest recently is that it takes a bit if time than it seems in articles to make money from it, there are strategies that can help make you loads and loads of money from it but it all boils down to prior knowledge of the business, articles like this will help shape the path of potential business owners to the right way of operating it. It’s good to hear that Clickbank is free. I’ll find a way around this and get back to you.

    1. Thanks for the comment! Yes exactly both Clickbank and Pinterest are free… This strategy cost noting out of pocket. Its amazing what you can create with a little resourcefulness.

  8. I’ve tried this once, trust me it was a very terrible thing for me, anyways the details I had then in the article I used as guide were totally different from the ones here. As a stay at home mom, I always pick up new potential ideas that cam make me legit income, this is another great opportunity for me to make money through Pinterest. I’ll follow the four steps accordingly and I’m so sure I’ll get it. It’s really nice of you to share this helpful information.

    1. Hey, the fact you have tried once before is great! It means you are already on the path to success.
      “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly”
      I have failed more times than I can count on all fingers and toes, so know the feeling well.
      Hopefully this new take on the strategy can be the key to a little more income online 🙂

  9. Hey there!

    I loved your article.  Almost stopped reading because I saw Clickbank, as they won’t allow any affiliates from Africa, but luckily I continued.  I wasn’t aware that Pinterest are so friendly to marketers, what a pleasure.

    Your advice is concise and brilliant!  I’m definitely going to give the a try, after all, got nothing to lose!

    Well done.


    1. Hi Sam,
      Yes, straight affiliate links or links to your website work fantastic on Pinterest.
      I understand you may have some limitations due to the country you reside, however don’t let that stop you 🙂
      As an entrepreneur and affiliate marketer its our job to face and conquer the obstacles in front of us.
      This strategy can be duplicated for any affiliate offer or business if you have the resources

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