Home Page See Friend’s Most Recent Pins Friend Suggestions (People You May Know) Friend’s Recent Activity Can Also See: Categories – Animals, Art, Outdoors, Technology, etc. Everything – Most Recent Pins (Globally) Popular – Most Popular Pins Gifts – Items for Sale (Organized by Price)
How to Pin Other Website – Pinterest Pin Button Smart Phone or Tablet iPhone/iPad https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pinterest/id429047995 ?mt=8 Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pi nterest&hl=en
Repins Add it to your own Collection Make sure it includes the original source
Likes and Comments Likes Instead of saving the pin to your own board, you just “like” it Access your “Like” board/page through your profile Comments Add comments to your friends pins Can end up being a flame war
Copyright Issues Make sure to link to the original source Whenever possible, pin original content Follow the same principles you use when using any photos If not your work, request permission Pinterest processes copyright infringement claims which can lead to a person being banned Also allow counter-claims
Sharing Your Library Create Bookists Share Craft Ideas Share New Items Promote Library Activities Showcase Historic Archives Collect Ideas for Displays and Programs Collect Ideas for Parents
Sharing Your Library Show Off the Library and Community Book Club Kits Library Humor (Memes) Boards Inspired by Books Create Collaborative Boards to Share with your Community Anything Else You Can Think Of!
Important Question Is it worth your time to create a Pinterest account for your library? Make sure you have staff to devote time and effort A great resource, but first decide if this is something your community would enjoy and use
Questions?Thank you for listening and I hope to see youonline!
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