Discover Pinterest             A presentation by Sign325/04/2012                                       1
1.   What is Pinterest?2.   Setting up an account3.   The homepage4.   How to pin things5.   Creating a new board and edit...
What is Pinterest?25/04/2012                      3
Pinterest is an online pin board that allow  its users to organise and share their                 interests        25/04/...
17.2% of all pin boards are categorized underHome, followed by Arts and Crafts (12.4%),Style/Fashion (11.7%), Food (10.5%)...
Setting up your accountTo set up your account, you will need to go on http://pinterest.comyou will then see the yellow box...
Overview of the Homepage  25/04/2012                           7
Homepage:        Add: you can getPinners you folow   the Pin Button for                      your browser  Explore Categor...
Once installed in your browser, the “Pin It” button lets you graban image from any website and add it to one of your pinbo...
http://youtu.be/slBh9vxA9_M25/04/2012                                           10
Creating and editing a pin board        “A board is a set of pins. A board can be        created on any topic, such as Coo...
Clicking on “Add” gives you the option to add pinsand to create new boards.Clicking on your username takes you to your pin...
You can create a newBoard by clicking on “Add”Another click on yourUsername will take yourBoards with the possibilityTo ed...
Pin board ideas      The following examples are “Equality”           and “Poetry and Education”25/04/2012                 ...
http://pinterest.com/finngirl88/equality/             25/04/2012                                            15
http://pinterest.com/leovadia/poetry-and-quotations/            25/04/2012                                                ...
Pinterest is a community of people.Individual tastes are personal, but please berespectful in your comments and conversati...
Thank youhttp://www.sign3.co.uk25/04/2012                         18
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  1. 1. Discover Pinterest A presentation by Sign325/04/2012 1
  2. 2. 1. What is Pinterest?2. Setting up an account3. The homepage4. How to pin things5. Creating a new board and editing it6. Examples of boards (“equality” and “Poetry”)7. Pinterest etiquette 25/04/2012 2
  3. 3. What is Pinterest?25/04/2012 3
  4. 4. Pinterest is an online pin board that allow its users to organise and share their interests 25/04/2012 4
  5. 5. 17.2% of all pin boards are categorized underHome, followed by Arts and Crafts (12.4%),Style/Fashion (11.7%), Food (10.5%) andInspiration/Education (9.0%)http://www.sign3.co.uk/blog/pinterest-is-all-about-cuisine.html 25/04/2012 5
  6. 6. Setting up your accountTo set up your account, you will need to go on http://pinterest.comyou will then see the yellow box where you can request an invite. 25/04/2012 6
  7. 7. Overview of the Homepage 25/04/2012 7
  8. 8. Homepage: Add: you can getPinners you folow the Pin Button for your browser Explore Categories Recent Activity 25/04/2012 8
  9. 9. Once installed in your browser, the “Pin It” button lets you graban image from any website and add it to one of your pinboards. How to pin?You will see how to add the button to your browser 25/04/2012 9
  10. 10. http://youtu.be/slBh9vxA9_M25/04/2012 10
  11. 11. Creating and editing a pin board “A board is a set of pins. A board can be created on any topic, such as Cool Posters, Recipes For Dinner, or Wish list. You can add as many pins to a board as you want.” 25/04/2012 11
  12. 12. Clicking on “Add” gives you the option to add pinsand to create new boards.Clicking on your username takes you to your pinboards. 25/04/2012 12
  13. 13. You can create a newBoard by clicking on “Add”Another click on yourUsername will take yourBoards with the possibilityTo edit the front coverand more You can edit your You can rename and board cover edit your Board 25/04/2012 13
  14. 14. Pin board ideas The following examples are “Equality” and “Poetry and Education”25/04/2012 14
  15. 15. http://pinterest.com/finngirl88/equality/ 25/04/2012 15
  16. 16. http://pinterest.com/leovadia/poetry-and-quotations/ 25/04/2012 16
  17. 17. Pinterest is a community of people.Individual tastes are personal, but please berespectful in your comments and conversations.Pinterest does not allow nudity, hateful content, orcontent that encourages people to hurt themselves. Pinterest etiquette http://pinterest.com/about/etiquette/ 25/04/2012 17
  18. 18. Thank youhttp://www.sign3.co.uk25/04/2012 18
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