Protect your account

It’s important to protect your information from unknown logins and suspicious activity. We do our best to keep your account safe, and you can secure it even more with these tips.

Use a strong password

  • Use numbers and symbols to make your password stronger
  • Use a unique password for your Pinterest account
  • Keep your password secret – we’ll never ask for your password by email, instant message or phone

Watch where you log in

  • Only enter your password on or in the official Pinterest, Inc. app (remember, our app is free!)
  • Check the address bar in your browser for; is great, but is not
  • If you’re ever not sure whether or not to log in, go to to be safe
  • Always be cautious online – never fulfil suspicious requests for personal information, including any deals that seem too good to be true

Protect your devices

  • Make sure your computer and browser are up to date with the most recent updates and antivirus software. Check that your browser is up to date.
  • Only install browser add-ins and plug-ins from publishers you trust
  • Don’t open attachments or install software from an email that claims to be from Pinterest

Enable two-factor authentication

Use your phone and your password for extra security. Turn on two-factor authentication.

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