Video on Pinterest

Video Pins will automatically play on your mobile device when they're 50% in view. To watch the video in a larger view, tap the Pin to open a closeup. Sound will play in the closeup based on your device settings.

Manage video mobile data usage

Update your mobile settings so videos won't automatically play unless you're connected to wifi.

  1. Tap  
  2. Select Edit Settings
  3. Scroll down to the "Videos" section
  4. Toggle the switch next to "Autoplay on mobile data" to the Off position

Discover video

Video Pins will appear in your home feed, following tab, and search results. Include the words "video" or "videos" in your search to see relevant video content. Tap any video to watch in a closeup view.

Upload video

If you have a business account in the US, you can upload video Pins directly to Pinterest. Anyone with a Pinterest account can add a video when you try a Pin.

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