Tutorial how to use Pinterest

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Tutorial how to use Pinterest

  1. 1. 1How To Use Tutorial created by Tomate Joyeuse14th April 2012 http://tomatejoyeuse.blogspot.com/
  2. 2. Contents Of The Tutorial2  Signing up  The Profil  The Pin  The Board How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  3. 3. How to use Pinterest ? 3How To Sign UP
  4. 4. Signing Up4 The sign up is by invite-only:  Either by someone who has an existing account on Pinterest  Or by a request on the Pinterest Website How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  5. 5. Signing Up5  Do not forget to click the link in the confirmation message  You can register either with Facebook or Twitter How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  6. 6. Following members6  Choose at least one of these, and then Pinterest will suggest that you follow some members  You can choose to no longer follow someone by simply clicking on "unfollow" How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  7. 7. How to use Pinterest ? 7The profil on
  8. 8. Your Public Profile8 160x160 pixels First name – last name Description: 200 characters max Hyperlinks: Website/blog, Twitter, Facebook Location: town, country How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  9. 9. Editing your profil9 at the top-right under the visible toolbar part of your profil How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  10. 10. Editing your profil information10 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  11. 11. Email11 Warning ! You will not receive any confirmation link if you change your email. How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  12. 12. Email settings12  You will receive Email notifications for comments, likes, repins, or when a new pin is added on a group board, for any news…  Choose frequency of of email notifications: Immediatetly or once daily  Summary of your weekly activity (yes – no)  Occasional Pinterest news and updates (yes - no) How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  13. 13. Changing your password13 Click on Type your current password, then your new password and re-enter it again Save How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  14. 14. Changing your14  Name  Last name  Username  Gender : Male, Female, Unspecified How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  15. 15. Description15  The description is imported from your Twitter account when your sign up via Twitter  There is no description if you have signed up with Facebook  Optional  Max 200 characters (numbers, letters, special characters, symbols ...) Hypertext links and hashtags are shown as a text How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  16. 16. Location16 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  17. 17. Website17 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  18. 18. Profile Image18  Syc with your Twitter or Facebook profile image  You can change it by uploading an existing image from your computer  Size: 160 x 160 px How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  19. 19. Linking your profil to Twitter/Facebook19  You can connect your account to Facebook and/or Twitter  After signing up with Pinterest, you can add or remove Pinerest to link to your existing Facebook or Twitter timeline  Do not forget to click on the confirmation link in your email How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  20. 20. Your account on the search engines20 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  21. 21. Delete your account21 This will also delete all your boards and pin permanently Delete Cancel delete How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  22. 22. Save changes to your profile22 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  23. 23. How to use Pinterest ? 23The Board
  24. 24. Pin Boards are divided into 4 columns24  A board is a set of pins (images and videos)  You can add as many pins to a board and as many boards as youd like How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  25. 25. Anatomy of a board25  One big Pin called "cover" with 4 pins underneath  The order of the small images are the last 4 pins uploaded on the board. The order can not be changed How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  26. 26. Managing the board26  Default cover is the last Pin published on the board  You can choose a photo for the cover by clicking on "edit board cover"  Your selected cover will be on the board even though you have deleted the pin. You can then choose another one How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  27. 27. Board image size27 Name of the Board Number of pins How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  28. 28. Creating a Board28  When you click "Add" (add a board) on the top toolbar, or add a new pin, on Pinterest type in a board title, choose a category, and then click Create  When you add a new Pin  To cancel the creation of a board, click on the "X" on the top of the board How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  29. 29. Managing a board29 Go to that board and click the Edit button  Mandatory: the title  Optional: the description: 500 characters max (letters, digits, symbols ...) Hashtags and hyperlinks are considered text How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  30. 30. Managing a board30  Who can pin : you or you with some contributors  You must follow at least one other users board in order to add him/her as a contributor  You will then see a small icon next to the numbers of pins  To delete a contributor, go to "edit a board" then click on "remove"  A contributor can decide to remove themselves from the board at anytime. How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  31. 31. Category31  Optional: the choice of a category  Only one choice is allowed among the 32 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  32. 32. Deleting a board or saving Setting32 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  33. 33. Rearranging Boards33  Click on the icon "Rearrange Boards"  Select a board and drag it around to reorder  Save settings: "Save Arrangement"  Cancel arrangement: "Cancel" How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  34. 34. How to use Pinterest ? 34The Pin
  35. 35. Anatomy of a Pin35 Pin : a video or a photograph Description: 500 characters max Source of the Comments: 1000 characters max pin Tomate Joyeuse How to use Pinterest ?
  36. 36. A pin can be an image36  Upload from your computer or from a url Image  Max image width: 600 px no high limit How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  37. 37. A pin can be a video37  Videos from Youtube or Vimeo.  Max width : 600 px Video  You can not embeded a video in html on Pinterest  Pinning a video does not always work From a link From a website/blog Youtube Ok Ok Vimeo Ok No Dailymotion No No How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  38. 38. A pin can be a video38  Pinterest gives you the option to embed a pin on your blog (max image width: 600 px)  But actually it is just a thumbnail image of the video which will be a link to the pin (with the source and the autor of the Pin) How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  39. 39. Report or email a pin39  Like in Facebook, you can report a Pin (image of video) to Pinterest  Email a pin to somebody How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  40. 40. Report a Pin40 After clicking on the "Report Pin" button, choose the reason for reporting the pin. This will show in a new window. How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  41. 41. Email this Pin41  Email a pin to somebody (Recipient and name: mandodatory)  Message (optionnal)  Max caracters: 148 How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  42. 42. Blocking any Pin from your website/blog42  Add the following to the head of any page on your site/blog: <meta name="pinterest" content="nopin" />  When a user tries to pin from your site, they will see this message: « This site doesnt allow pinning to Pinterest. Please contact the owner with any questions. Thanks for visiting! » How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  43. 43. Pin Description43  Mandodatory  Max: 500 characters: emoticons, all the twitter symbols (arrows, hands, stars, alphabetic characters, chess pieces, horoscope icons, patterns, etc), letters, numbers...  Do not forget to quote the source: author and link to the article, it will make searches easier. Please read the pinetiquette on Pinterest How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  44. 44. Pin description44  To add a price to a pin, type the $ or £ symbol followed by the number amount in the description.(Euro € does not work yet)  Only hashtages, hyperlinks, mentions (with @) are in bold characters  Tip: Select a part of a text of the article you would like to share, then send it. You will have a description of your pin.(Do not copy an article from a blog/site if you are not the author as this is plagiarism) How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  45. 45. Pin Comments45  Up to 1000 characters (emotion icons, all the twitter symbols, letters, numbers….)  Only hashtag and hyperlinks are in bold characters You can not modify the comments  To delete a comment click on the top right hand side of the comment, on the black "X" which will become red. You will see the text "Remove Comment" How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  46. 46. Add a comment46 When you mouse over the pin, you will see an icon which says "comment" Under the pin How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  47. 47. Add a pin47  Click "Add" > "Add Pin" on the menu bar at the top right of the Pinterest page  Then either enter the url of a website (and choose the image) or upload a photo from your computer How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  48. 48. Add a pin48  with the “Pin It” button from a site/blog  with the "Pin It" button from your browser How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  49. 49. Add a pin49  Enter the url of the website  You can choose the image or a video. Use Prev and Next if there are several photos on the website. How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  50. 50. Add a Pin from the pin it50 button Choose the image or the video for your pin How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  51. 51. Cancel a pin51  Either click on the "X"  Or to click on"Cancel Pin " How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  52. 52. Edit a Pin52 When viewing one of your pins in thumbnail view, mouse-over the pin and then click the Edit button. When viewing a pin in full-size view, click Edit at the top-left corner How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  53. 53. Save or delete a Pin How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse 53
  54. 54. More information on54  Pinterest website: http://pinterest.com/  Help online: http://pinterest.com/about/help/  Technical support: http://support.pinterest.com/home How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse
  55. 55. Many thanks for your attention!55 Many thanks to Cooking With Kaos for correcting my English http://cookingwithkaos.blogspot.com/ http://tomatejoyeuse.blogspot.com/ Follow me on Pinterest : http://pinterest.com/tomatejoyeuse/ Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 France (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) How to use Pinterest ? Tomate Joyeuse

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