Hi @tritattoos and welcome to the PBC! Pinterest is a visual platform, so developing helpful, beautiful, actionable content is the single biggest thing you can do to drive traffic and engagement to your profile. See below for a few tips to get you started, and be sure to check out our thread on creative best practices to hear from other creators in the community.
📌Now, if you are looking to understand how the Pin's distribution works, and what you can do to improve your performance on our platform, I suggest you read this one here.
Besides all these subjects to help you in these first steps, you can also check ourHelp Center, there, you'll find various articles about many topics inside Pinterest. You can count on the PBC to clarify your doubts, ask questions about the platform, and share your experiences with the other creators.