Add, edit or delete a Pin

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Pins are visual bookmarks that you collect on boards. You can save Pins you find on Pinterest or add new ones from your favorite websites.
 
Learn how to:
 
Pin things you find on Pinterest
Pin from a website
Upload an image from your computer
Edit or delete a Pin
Move Pins to another board

Save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest 

  1. Hover over a Pin you want to save and click Pin It. Or, click the Pin to see it close up and click Pin It.
  2. Choose a board for your Pin and add a description.
  3. Click Pin It.

If you find something on the web that you want to keep, use the Pinterest browser button

  1. Add the Pinterest browser button to your browser
  2. When you find something you want to save, click the P at the top of your browser
  3. Pick your favorite image
  4. Pick a board for your Pin and add a description
  5. Click Pin It
Or 
  1. Click + at the bottom of Pinterest and click Add from a website
  2. Type in the website's address
  3. Click Find Images

You can Pin JPG, PNG and GIF image files, and YouTube, Vimeo and Ted videos.

Upload those pictures you've been saving on your computer

  1. Click + at the bottom of Pinterest and click Upload a Pin
  2. Click Choose Image and find the file on your computer (you can upload JPG, PNG and GIF image files)
  3. Pick a board for your Pin and add a description
  4. Click Pin It

Edit a Pin to change its description or website
  1. Hover over the Pin you want to edit and click the pencil
  2. Edit the Pin description or website, or pick a new board
  3. Click Save Changes when you're done
  4. Or click Delete Pin if you want to get rid of it—you can't undo this, so be careful!

  1. Go to any of your boards on the web
  2. Click Move Pins
  3. Select up to 50 Pins to move
  4. Pick a new board for them
You can also copy Pins so they live on two different boards, or delete Pins if you’re in a serious clean-up mood. Keep in mind, you can't move Pins to secret boards.

Pins are visual bookmarks that you collect on boards. You can save Pins you find on Pinterest or add new ones from your favorite websites.
 
Learn how to:
 
Pin things you find on Pinterest
Pin from a website
Upload an image from your iPhone
Edit or delete a Pin
Move a Pin to another board
Save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest 
 
  1. Press and hold any Pin and slide your finger toward Pin It
  2. Or, tap a Pin to see it close up and then tap Pin It
  3. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin
 

If you find something on the web that you want to keep, save it on Pinterest
  1. Tap + from your profile
  2. Tap Web, add the site's address in the address bar, and tap Go
  3. Tap Pin It and pick the image you want to add
  4. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin

Or if you're using iOS 8

  1. Tap the Share button
  2. Tap Pinterest
  3. Pick an image and choose which board you want to Pin to
  4. Tap Pin It

Upload those pictures you've taken on your iPhone
 
  1. Tap + from your profile
  2. Tap Photos
  3. Pick a picture from your camera roll or take a new one
  4. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin
Note: If you get a message that the app doesn't have access to your contacts, you'll need to enable access in your iPhone's privacy settings.

Edit a Pin to change its description or website
  1. Tap the Pin that you want to edit to see it close up 
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Edit the description, pick a new board, or delete the Pin
  4. Tap Save when you’re finished

  1. Tap the Pin that you want to edit to see it close up 
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Pick a new board for the Pin from the dropdown menu
  4. Tap Save Changes

You can only move one Pin at a time.

Pins are visual bookmarks that you collect on boards. You can save Pins you find on Pinterest or add new ones from your favorite websites.
 
Learn how to:
 
Pin things you find on Pinterest
Pin from a website
Upload an image from your iPad
Edit or delete a Pin
Move a Pin to another board
Save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest 
 
  1. Press and hold any Pin and slide your finger to Pin It
  2. Or, tap a Pin to see it close up and then tap Pin It
  3. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin

If you find something on the web that you want to keep, save it on Pinterest
  1. Tap + from your profile
  2. Tap Web, add the site's address in the address bar and tap Go
  3. Tap Pin It and pick the image you want to save
  4. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin

Or if you're using iOS 8

  1. Tap the Share button
  2. Tap Pinterest
  3. Pick an image and choose which board you want to Pin to
  4. Tap Pin It

Upload those pictures you've taken on your iPad
 
  1. Tap + from your profile
  2. Tap Photos
  3. Pick a picture from your camera roll or take a new one
  4. Add a description and pick a board for your Pin
Note: If you get a message that the app doesn't have access to your contacts, you'll need to enable access in your iPad's privacy settings

Edit a Pin to change its description or website
 
  1. Tap the Pin to see it close up, or press and hold the Pin and slide your finger to Edit
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Edit the description, pick a new board, or delete the Pin
  4. Tap Save when you’re finished

  1. Tap the Pin that you want to edit to see it close up 
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Pick a new board for the Pin from the dropdown menu
  4. Tap Save Changes

You can only move one Pin at a time

Pins are visual bookmarks that you collect on boards. You can save Pins you find on Pinterest or add new ones from your favorite websites.
 
Learn how to:
 
Pin things you find on Pinterest
Pin from a website
Upload an image from your Android
Edit or delete a Pin
Move a Pin to another board

Save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest 

  1. Tap the Pin to see it close up
  2. Pick a board for your Pin and add a description
  3. Tap Pin it

If you find something on the web that you want to keep, save it on Pinterest

  1. Tap the three-dot icon next to the address bar
  2. Tap Share
  3. Tap Add a Pin

Upload those pictures you've taken on your Android

  1. Go to your profile 
  2. Tap +
  3. Choose where you want to upload your picture from
  4. Pick a board and tap Pin It

Edit a Pin to change its description or website

  1. Tap the Pin to see it close up
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Edit the description, pick a new board, or delete the Pin
  4. Tap Save

  1. Tap the Pin that you want to edit to see it close up 
  2. Tap Edit
  3. Pick a new board for the Pin from the dropdown menu
  4. Tap Save Changes

You can only move one Pin at a time.