View your updates

Updates keep you informed about how people are interacting with your Pins and boards, what people you know on Pinterest are saving and creating, and new ideas you might like. 

To view your updates:  
  • Log in to your Pinterest account
  • Click  the bell icon in the top-right corner of the screen

     
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen
  • Tap the Updates tab at the top of the screen
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen
  • Tap the Updates tab at the top of the screen
  • View and send messages

    You can receive messages, respond to messages and share Pins and boards with other people on Pinterest.  If you're a teen, you'll have limited options for how you send and receive messages. Learn more about teen safety on Pinterest.

    You can choose who can send you messages and message requests. Learn how to update your message settings.

    View your messages
  • Log in to your Pinterest account
  • Click  the dialog ellipsis icon in the top-right corner of the screen
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen
  • Tap the Inbox tab at the top of the screen
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your Pinterest account
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen
  • Tap the Inbox tab at the top of the screen
  • Send messages
  • Log in to your Pinterest account
  • Click  the dialog ellipsis icon in the top-right corner
  • Click  the compose icon
  • Search contacts and select up to 10 people
  • Write your message at the bottom where it says Send a message
    • Click  the pin plus icon to search for ideas 
    • Click  the reaction heart icon  on the bottom-right to react to someone‚Äôs message
  • Click  the airplane icon to send your message
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your account.
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen.
  • Tap Inbox at the top of the screen.
  • Tap New message then type a name or email into the search bar. You can also tap the profile photo of the person you want to send a message to.
  • Tap Next, then write your message at the bottom where it says Type a message
    • Tap  the plus icon to search for Pins to send 
    • Tap  the reaction heart icon  at the bottom-right to send a heart
  • Tap  the airplane icon  to send your message.
  • Open the Pinterest app on your device and log into your account
  • Tap  the dialog ellipsis icon at the bottom of the screen
  • Tap Inbox at the top of the screen
  • Tap New message
  • Select the person you want to send a message to or search for their name in the search bar above
  • Tap Next
  • Write your message at the bottom where it says Add a message
    • Tap  the plus icon to search for ideas to send 
    • Tap  the reaction heart icon on the bottom-right to send a heart
  • Tap Send
  • Learn how to send Pins, boards, and profiles in a message.

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