Virtual “pinboard” to organize and share images discovered on the web
Dreams & Wishes Visual Bookmarking Ever find a great idea and then you can’t remember where…”Pin” it by image,organize by “boards” and arrange boards by “theme”. The more unique and detailed the board theme, the more youcan find and share common interests with
Pintrest makes it quick, easy and sharable “Pin-it” button grabs images or videos vs. the whole URL making it simple to curate just the picture, but links back to the original site for more information or details on the picture you have saved Users can pin, repin, follow or be followed, tag, comment, like, tweet or link Latest pins are the largest and float to the top Most repined shows on the site-wide home page Apps and mobile available
Pinettiquette Be Respectful Individual tastes are personal, but be respectful! Be Authentic Being who you are will bring more suitable followers than trying to find followers. Credit Your Sources Links back to the original source. Give the proper credit where
Get personal to get Inspirational relevant PersonalAdd words to your It’s lifestyle not productimages for impact Support and repinCreate collages Use the image toUse messages to convey the meaningcreate an image Creative Show your personality Be playful, have a pintrest scavenger hunt
Stats! Fastest site in history to reach 10 million unique visitors Most popular among 18-34 year old midwest women The average Pinterest user spend 98 minutes per month on the site, compared to 2.5 hours on Tumblr, and 7 hours on Facebook.
Organizations can pin products to highlight them but link back to site for purchase Indosole: Re-purposed foot wear made from disposed motorbike tires. Supporting Indonesian craft and helping the environment.Pintrest site showcasing productsassociated with raising money for
PinMe-trackshow much a sitehas been pinned Pinpuff-assigns a pinfluence score to analyze pintrest related promotions marketing and activities
National Wildlife Federation on PintrestNational WildlifeFederation worksto inspireAmericans toprotect wildlife forour childrensfuture.
Creative-Interactive-Compelling Boards NWF themes and curates boards to infuse a range of emotionsand Explore Outdoors, Get for the organization from how-to to humor …and links Wildlife, Naturesite Fascinating back to NWF How- Tos, ShopNWF, Science and Technology, Earthshare Members Projects, Wildlife Live Cam, Great American Backyard, Wild Crafts andSquirrels4 good Recipes