Group boards

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A group board is a board that you and anyone you invite can Pin to. They're great for planning projects, plotting a trip, or simply sharing Pins with a group.
 
Learn how to:
 
Invite people to a board
Join a group board
Remove people from a group board
Leave a group board
Delete a Pin from a group board
Delete a group board
Control who can invite to a group board
To invite another Pinner, you and the Pinner must be following each other.
 
To invite someone to a board:
  1. From your profile, find the board and click Edit
  2. Enter the person's first and last name (or email address) in the Who can add Pins? box
  3. Click their name once it comes up, or click Invite if you entered an email address
  4. Repeat for any other people you'd like to add
  5. Click Save Changes
​As the owner of the board, only you can:
  • Edit the board's title or description
  • 
Remove people from the board (though the people you invite can remove themselves)

  • Delete any Pin on the board

You can only join group boards you've been invited to. Reach out to the board owner for an invite.
 
To join a group board:
  1. Go to your notifications and find your invitation
  2. Click the notification to see the board you were invited to
  3. Click Accept invite
The board owner (and the person who invited you) will receive a notification that you joined the board.

If you invited people to the group board, you can remove those Pinners (even if you don't own the board). Only the board owner can remove any Pinner from a group board.
 
To remove someone from a group board:
  1. Go to the board and click Edit
  2. Find the person's name under Who can add Pins? and click Remove
  3. Confirm that you want to remove the person - if you want, you can also Block them
When you remove someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Unless you block that person, their old Pins will stay on the board
When you block someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Their old Pins will be removed from the board and they won't be able to join the board again
  • Their Pins from the board will be moved to a personal board on their own profile
  • We'll also block anyone the person invited

If you're not interested in a group board anymore, you can always leave it. Only the board owner can completely delete the board.
 
To leave a group board:
  1. Go to the group board you want to leave and click Edit Board
  2. Find your name and click Leave
  3. Save your changes
When you leave a group board, your Pins will remain on the board.

Only the board owner can delete someone else's Pin. You can still delete your own Pins from the group board, even if you aren't the owner.
 
To delete a Pin from a group board:
  1. Hover over the Pin you want to delete
  2. Click the pencil (edit) button
  3. Click Delete Pin
You can't edit another person's Pin on your group board - you can only delete it.

Deleting a group board is permanent. You and the other group board contributors will no longer have access to the Pins on the board.
 
To delete a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and click Edit Board
  2. Click Delete Board, then again to confirm the deletion

If you're the group board owner, you can control who can invite to the group board. You can choose to be the sole inviter, or to let anyone invite.
 
To set group board invite privileges:
  1. Go to the board, and click Edit board
  2. Flip the Members can invite others toggle
  3. Click Save when finished
Yes (red) if you want anyone to be able to invite, or No (grey) if you want to be the only member who can send invites.

A group board is a board that you and anyone you invite can Pin to. They're great for planning projects, plotting a trip, or simply sharing Pins with a group.
 
Learn how to:
 
Invite people to a board
Join a group board
Remove people from a group board
Leave a group board
Delete a Pin from a group board
Delete a group board
Control who can invite to a group board
To invite someone to a board:
  1. Go to the board and tap EDIT
  2. Tap Who can add Pins?
  3. Search for a name, then tap INVITE
​As the owner of the board, only you can:
  • Edit the board's title or description
  • 
Remove people from the board (though the people you invite can remove themselves)

  • Delete any Pin on the board

You can only join group boards you've been invited to. Reach out to the board owner for an invite.
 
To join a group board:
  1. Go to your notifications to find your invitation
  2. Tap the notification to see the board you were invited to
  3. Tap Accept invite
​The board owner (and the person who invited you) will receive a notification that you joined the board.

If you invited people to the group board, you can remove those Pinners (even if you don't own the board). Only the board owner can remove any Pinner from a group board.
 
To remove someone from a group board:
  1. Go to the board and tap EDIT
  2. Find the person's name under Who can add Pins? and click REMOVE
  3. Confirm that you want to remove the person - if you want, you can also Block them
When you remove someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Unless you block that person, their old Pins will stay on the board
When you block someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Their old Pins will be removed from the board and they won't be able to join the board again
  • Their Pins from the board will be moved to a personal board on their own profile
  • We'll also block anyone the person invited

If you're not interested in a group board anymore, you can always leave it. Only the board owner can completely delete the board.
 
To leave a group board:
  1. Go to the group board
  2. Tap EDIT
  3. Tap Leave board
  4. Confirm that you want to leave
When you leave a group board, your Pins will remain on the board.

Right now, you can only delete your own Pins on a group board when using the Android app. If you're the board owner and want to delete someone else's Pin, you'll need to use the web version of Pinterest on a laptop or PC.
 
To delete a Pin from a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and find the Pin you want to delete
  2. Tap the pencil (edit) button
  3. Tap DELETE... and confirm the deletion

Deleting a group board is permanent. You and the other group board contributors will no longer have access to the Pins on the board.
 
To delete a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and tap EDIT
  2. Tap Delete board, then again to confirm the deletion

This functionality is not currently available in the Android app. To change invite privileges on a group board, you'll need to use the web version of Pinterest, or the iOS app.

A group board is a board that you and anyone you invite can Pin to. They're great for planning projects, plotting a trip, or simply sharing Pins with a group.
 
Learn how to:
 
Invite people to a board
Join a group board
Remove people from a group board
Leave a group board
Delete a Pin from a group board
Delete a group board
Control who can invite to a group board
To invite someone to a group board:
  1. Go to the board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Who can add Pins?
  3. Enter the name (or email address) of the person you'd like to invite
  4. Tap Invite next to their name once it pops up, or tap Email if you entered an email address
​As the creator of a group board, only you'll be able to:
  • Edit the board's title or description
  • Remove people from the board (the people you invite can remove themselves)
  • Delete any Pin on the board

You can only join group boards you've been invited to. Reach out to the board owner for an invite.
 
To join a group board:
  1. Go to your notifications to find your invitation
  2. Tap the notification to see the board you were invited to
  3. Tap Accept
​The board owner (and the person who invited you) will receive a notification that you joined the board.

The board creator can remove any Pinner from the board. You can remove anyone that you invited, even if you don't own the board.
 
To remove someone from a group board:
  1. Go to the board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Who can add Pins?
  3. Find the person you want to remove and tap Remove
  4. Confirm that you want to remove the person - if you want, you can also Block them
When you remove someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Unless you block that person, their old Pins will stay on the board 
When you block someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • The person's old Pins will be removed from the board and they won't be able to join the board again
  • Their Pins from the board will be moved to a personal board on their own profile
  • We'll also block anyone the person invited.

If you're not interested in a group board anymore, you can always leave it. Only the board owner can completely delete the board.
 
To leave a group board:
  1. Go to the group board
  2. Tap Edit, then Leave board
  3. Confirm you want to leave
When you leave a group board, your Pins will remain on the board.

Right now, you can only delete your own Pins on a group board when using the iOS app. If you're the board owner and want to delete someone else's Pin, you'll need to use the web version of Pinterest on a laptop or PC.
 
To delete a Pin from a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and find the Pin you want to delete
  2. Tap the pencil (edit) button
  3. Tap Delete Pin and confirm the deletion

Deleting a group board is permanent. You and the other group board contributors will no longer have access to the Pins on the board.
 
To delete a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Delete board, then again to confirm the deletion

If you're the group board owner, you can control who can invite to the group board. You can choose to be the sole inviter, or to let anyone invite.
 
To set group board invite privileges:
  1. Go to the board, and tap Edit
  2. Flip the Members can invite others toggle
  3. TAp Save when finished
Yes (red) if you want anyone to be able to invite, or No (grey) if you want to be the only member who can send invites.

A group board is a board that you and anyone you invite can Pin to. They're great for planning projects, plotting a trip, or simply sharing Pins with a group.
 
Learn how to:
 
Invite people to a board
Join a group board
Remove people from a group board
Leave a group board
Delete a Pin from a group board
Delete a group board
Control who can invite to a group board
To invite someone to a group board:
  1. Go to the board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Who can add Pins?
  3. Enter the name (or email address) of the person you'd like to invite
  4. Tap Invite next to their name once it pops up, or tap Email if you entered an email address
​As the creator of a group board, only you'll be able to:
  • Edit the board's title or description
  • Remove people from the board (the people you invite can remove themselves)
  • Delete any Pin on the board

You can only join group boards you've been invited to. Reach out to the board owner for an invite.
 
To join a group board:
  1. Go to your notifications to find your invitation
  2. Tap the notification to see the board you were invited to
  3. Tap Accept
​The board owner (and the person who invited you) will receive a notification that you joined the board.

The board creator can remove any Pinner from the board. You can remove anyone that you invited, even if you don't own the board.
 
To remove someone from a group board:
  1. Go to the board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Who can add Pins?
  3. Find the person you want to remove and tap Remove
  4. Confirm that you want to remove the person - if you want, you can also Block them
When you remove someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile, and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • Unless you block that person, their old Pins will stay on the board 
When you block someone:
  • We don't notify the person - we'll remove the board from their profile and they won't be able to Pin to it
  • The person's old Pins will be removed from the board and they won't be able to join the board again
  • Their Pins from the board will be moved to a personal board on their own profile
  • We'll also block anyone the person invited.

If you're not interested in a group board anymore, you can always leave it. Only the board owner can completely delete the board.
 
To leave a group board:
  1. Go to the group board
  2. Tap Edit, then Leave board
  3. Confirm you want to leave
When you leave a group board, your Pins will remain on the board.

Right now, you can only delete your own Pins on a group board when using the iOS app. If you're the board owner and want to delete someone else's Pin, you'll need to use the web version of Pinterest on a laptop or PC.
 
To delete a Pin from a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and find the Pin you want to delete
  2. Tap the pencil (edit) button
  3. Tap Delete Pin and confirm the deletion

Deleting a group board is permanent. You and the other group board contributors will no longer have access to the Pins on the board.
 
To delete a group board:
  1. Go to the group board and tap Edit
  2. Tap Delete board, then again to confirm the deletion

If you're the group board owner, you can control who can invite to the group board. You can choose to be the sole inviter, or to let anyone invite.
 
To set group board invite privileges:
  1. Go to the board, and tap Edit
  2. Flip the Members can invite others toggle
  3. TAp Save when finished
Yes (red) if you want anyone to be able to invite, or No (grey) if you want to be the only member who can send invites.