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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, move or delete a Pin
Move, copy or delete Pins in bulk
To 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/edit the description.
  3. Click Pin It

You can easily save things things you find around the web. We recommend using the browser button.
 
To Pin using the browser button:
  1. If you haven't done so, install the Pinterest browser button
  2. 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
 
To Pin without using the browser button:
  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. Learn more.

To Pin an image from 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
  3. Pick a board for your Pin and add a description
  4. Click Pin It
You can upload JPG, PNG and GIF image files. If you want to Pin a video, you'll need to upload it to Youtube, Vimeo or TED and then Pin it to Pinterest.

To edit or delete a Pin:
  1. Hover over the Pin you want to edit and click the pencil button
  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!

To move, copy or delete a bunch of Pins at once:
  1. Go to any of your boards on the web (using a laptop or computer)
  2. Click Move Pins
  3. Select up to 50 Pins to move, copy or delete
  4. At this point, you have three options
    • Click Move and select a board to move the Pins to another board
    • Click Copy and select a board to copy the Pins to another board (so that they live on both boards)
    • Click Delete to delete the selected Pins - you can't undo this!
Keep in mind, you can't move Pins to secret boards.
 
This feature is currently only available on the web (not in the apps or the mobile web).

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, move or delete a Pin
Move, copy or delete Pins in bulk
To save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest:
  1. Press and hold any Pin and slide your finger towards Pin It - or, tap a Pin to see it close up and tap Pin It
  2. Add/edit the description on the Pin
  3. Pick a board for the Pin

You can easily save things things you find around the web.
 
To Pin from the mobile web using iOS 8:
  1. If you haven't done so, add Pinterest to the iOS 8 share options
  2. From your mobile browser (like Chrome or Safari), tap the Share button
  3. Tap Pinterest
  4. Pick an image and choose which board you want to Pin to
  5. Tap Pin It
If you're on iOS 7 or below, you'll need to install the Pinterest browser button or Pin using the Pinterest app (below).
 
To Pin from the web within the Pinterest app:
  1. From your profile, tap the + button
  2. Tap Web, add the site's address in the address bar, and tap Go
  3. Tap Pin It and pick your image you want to add
  4. Add a description and pick a board for you Pin
You can Pin JPG, PNG and GIF image files, and YouTube, Vimeo and Ted videos. Learn more.

To upload a picture you've taken on your iPhone:
  1. From your profile, tap the + button
  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
If you get a message that the app doesn't have access to your camera or contacts, you'll need to enable access in your iPad's privacy settings.

To edit or delete a Pin:
  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

Right now you can only move, copy or delete Pins in bulk on the web version of Pinterest. Head on over to Pinterest using a laptop or computer.

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, move or delete a Pin
Move, copy or delete Pins in bulk
To save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest:
  1. Press and hold any Pin and slide your finger towards Pin It - or, tap a Pin to see it close up and tap Pin It
  2. Add/edit the description on the Pin
  3. Pick a board for the Pin

You can easily save things things you find around the web.
 
To Pin from the mobile web using iOS 8:
  1. If you haven't done so, add Pinterest to the iOS 8 share options
  2. From your mobile browser (like Chrome or Safari), tap the Share button
  3. Tap Pinterest
  4. Pick an image and choose which board you want to Pin to
  5. Tap Pin It
If you're on iOS 7 or below, you'll need to install the Pinterest browser button or Pin using the Pinterest app (below).
 
To Pin from the web within the Pinterest app:
  1. From your profile, tap the + button
  2. Tap Web, add the site's address in the address bar, and tap Go
  3. Tap Pin It and pick your image you want to add
  4. Add a description and pick a board for you Pin
You can Pin JPG, PNG and GIF image files, and YouTube, Vimeo and Ted videos. Learn more.
 

To upload a picture you've taken on your iPad:
  1. From your profile, tap the + button
  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

If you get a message that the app doesn't have access to your camera or contacts, you'll need to enable access in your iPad's privacy settings.

To edit or delete a Pin:
  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

Right now you can only move, copy or delete Pins in bulk on the web version of Pinterest. Head on over to Pinterest using a laptop or computer.

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 device
Edit, move or delete a Pin
Move, copy or delete Pins in bulk
To save all the good stuff you discover on Pinterest:
  1. Press and hold any Pin and slide your finger towards Pin It - or, tap a Pin to see it close up and tap Pin It
  2. Add/edit the description on the Pin
  3. Pick a board for the Pin

You can easily save things things you find around the web.
 
To Pin from the web on Android:
  1. In your browser, tap the three-dot icon next to the address bar
  2. Tap Share
  3. Tap Add a Pin

To upload a picture you've taken on your Android device:
  1. From your profile, tap the + button
  2. Choose Camera to take a new picture, or Gallery to pick an existing picture
  3. Pick a board and tap Pin It

Edit a Pin to change its description
  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

Right now you can only move, copy or delete Pins in bulk on the web version of Pinterest. Head on over to Pinterest using a laptop or computer.