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Pinterest is a social media platform that allows you to discover, save, and share ideas for everything from cooking to crafting, from fashion to fitness, and more.
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Released onAug 14, 2012
UpdatedDec 4, 2023
Size82.17 MB
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Downloads500,000,000+
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Pinterest: The Visual Discovery Engine for Finding and Doing What You Love

Pinterest is a social media platform that allows you to discover, save, and share ideas for everything from cooking to crafting, from fashion to fitness, and more. You can use Pinterest to find inspiration, plan projects, organize your life, and express your creativity. In this article, we will review the features, benefits, and costs of Pinterest, as well as answer some frequently asked questions.

Table of Contents

  • What is Pinterest?
  • How to sign up for Pinterest?
  • How to use Pinterest on your devices?
  • What can you do on Pinterest?
  • How much does Pinterest cost?
  • How to delete Pinterest?
  • What are the pros and cons of Pinterest?
  • Conclusion
  • Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pinterest?

Pinterest is a social media platform that was founded in 2010 by Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp, and Paul Sciarra. The name Pinterest comes from the idea of “pinning” things that interest you on a virtual board. Pinterest’s mission is to “bring everyone the inspiration to create a life they love”.

Pinterest allows you to browse millions of images, videos, and articles on various topics, such as food, home, beauty, travel, education, and more. You can also search for specific keywords or use the visual search tool to find similar items. You can save the ideas that you like by pinning them to your own boards, which are collections of pins that you can organize by theme, category, or purpose. You can also follow other users or boards that share your interests and see their pins on your home feed.

Pinterest also lets you share your own ideas with others by uploading your own images, videos, or articles. You can also add links, descriptions, hashtags, and comments to your pins to make them more informative and engaging. You can also collaborate with others by creating group boards or sending pins directly to your friends.

How to sign up for Pinterest?

To sign up for Pinterest, you need to visit the official website  or download the app from the Google Play Store, the App Store, or the Microsoft Store. You will need to provide your email address and create a password. You can also sign up with your Facebook or Google account. You will also need to choose a username and a display name.

After signing up, you can start using Pinterest on any device that supports the app or the web browser. You can also customize your profile settings, such as adding a photo, a bio, a location, and a website. You can also link your other social media accounts, such as Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, and Etsy.

How to use Pinterest on your devices?

You can use Pinterest on a variety of devices, such as:

  • TV: You can watch Pinterest on your smart TV or connect your TV to a streaming device. Some of the compatible devices are Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, LG TV, Roku, Samsung TV, Xfinity X1 & Flex, Hisense TV, Panasonic TV, and more.
  • Computer: You can use Pinterest on your web browser by visiting the official website. You can use Chrome OS, MacOS, or Windows PC.
  • Mobile & Tablet: You can use Pinterest on your mobile phone or tablet by downloading the app from the Google Play Store, the App Store, or the Microsoft Store. You can use Android Phones & Tablets, iPhone and iPad.
  • Game Consoles: You can use Pinterest on your game console by downloading the app from the respective store. You can use PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S.

You can also download any image or video and save it offline on your mobile phone or tablet (select content only). You can use Pinterest in different languages (over 30 available) . You can use Pinterest on up to four devices at the same time.

What can you do on Pinterest?

Pinterest has many features and functions that allow you to do various things, such as:

  • Discover: You can discover new ideas for any topic that interests you by browsing through millions of pins on different categories, such as Food & Drink, Home Decor, DIY & Crafts, Fashion, Beauty, Travel, Education, and more. You can also search for specific keywords or use the visual search tool to find similar items.
  • Save: You can save the ideas that you like by pinning them to your own boards, which are collections of pins that you can organize by theme, category, or purpose. You can create as many boards as you want and edit them anytime. You can also make your boards public or private depending on who you want to see them.
  • Share: You can share your own ideas with others by uploading your own images, videos, or articles. You can also add links, descriptions, hashtags, and comments to your pins to make them more informative and engaging. You can also collaborate with others by creating group boards or sending pins directly to your friends.
  • Shop: You can shop for products that you see on Pinterest by clicking on the shopping tag icon that appears on some pins. You can also use the Shop tab to browse through curated collections of products from different categories and brands. You can also use the Lens feature to take a photo of something and find similar products on Pinterest.
  • Learn: You can learn new skills or information from Pinterest by watching videos or reading articles on various topics, such as cooking, gardening, fitness, health, and more. You can also use the Today tab to see daily recommendations of trending and seasonal ideas.

How much does Pinterest cost?

Pinterest is free to use for anyone who signs up for an account. However, it also offers two types of accounts that have additional features and benefits: Business and Creator. The accounts are as follows:

  • Business: This account is for anyone who wants to use Pinterest for marketing or selling purposes. You can create a business profile and access tools such as analytics, ads, catalogs, verified merchant program, story pins, and more. You can also claim your website and other social media accounts to increase your reach and credibility.
  • Creator: This account is for anyone who wants to use Pinterest for creating and sharing original content. You can create a creator profile and access tools such as story pins, video pins, idea pins, comment moderation, and more. You can also join the creator community and get tips and feedback from other creators.

You can switch to a business or a creator account anytime by following these steps:

  • Sign in to your Pinterest account on the website  or the app.
  • Click or tap on your profile icon and select Settings.
  • Under Account Settings, click or tap on Account Type.
  • Choose Business or Creator and follow the instructions.

You can also switch back to a personal account anytime by following the same steps.

How to delete Pinterest?

Pinterest is easy to delete if you no longer want to use it. You can delete your account online in a few clicks. There are no deletion fees or penalties. You can delete your account anytime and your data will be permanently removed within 14 days. To delete Pinterest, you need to follow these steps:

  • Sign in to your Pinterest account on the website or the app.
  • Click or tap on your profile icon and select Settings.
  • Under Account Settings, click or tap on Deactivate Account.
  • Choose Delete Account and confirm your decision by clicking or tapping on Yes, send email.
  • Check your email and click or tap on the link to confirm your deletion.

You will receive a confirmation email from Pinterest that your deletion is complete. You can also reactivate your account within 14 days by signing in to your account again.

What are the pros and cons of Pinterest?

Pinterest has many pros and cons for its users, such as:

  • Pros:
    • A large and diverse library of content from various genres and sources
    • New and exclusive originals every week
    • Download and save offline (select content only)
    • Watch on multiple devices simultaneously
    • Create up to six profiles with personalized recommendations
    • Set up parental controls with Kids profiles
    • Free and easy to use
    • Access to other features and benefits (Business or Creator account only)
  • Cons:
    • Limited availability in some countries and regions
    • Some content may be subject to regional restrictions or licensing agreements
    • Some content may be removed or added without notice
    • Some content may not be available for download or offline viewing
    • Some features may not work on all devices or platforms
    • Some technical issues or errors may occur

Conclusion

Pinterest is a social media platform that allows you to discover, save, and share ideas for everything from cooking to crafting, from fashion to fitness, and more. It has many features and functions that allow you to do various things, such as discover new ideas, save them to your own boards, share them with others, shop for products, learn new skills, and more. It also offers two types of accounts that have additional features and benefits: Business and Creator. However, it also has some drawbacks, such as limited availability in some countries and regions, some content may be subject to regional restrictions or licensing agreements, some content may be removed or added without notice, some content may not be available for download or offline viewing, some features may not work on all devices or platforms, and some technical issues or errors may occur.

If you are looking for a visual discovery engine for finding and doing what you love, Pinterest may be the perfect platform for you. You can sign up for Pinterest today and start exploring its features and functions.

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