Pinterest For Dummies
Now you can organize your digital life with Pinterest, a hot new site that lets you create visual bookmarks of your favorite things and "pin" them on virtual pinboards. Want to save something from a blog? Have a favorite retail website? Want to pin a quick photo you took with your phone? Organize them all with Pinterest and this fast, friendly guide that shows you just how to do it. You'll see how to set up an account and your boards, how to pin and re-pin, where to use hashtags, find ways to share pins with your other social networks, and more.
- Helps you get the most out of Pinterest, a visual collection of bookmarks that you can organize into virtual pinboards
- Shows you how to set up an account and boards, how to pin and re-pin, use hashtags and like pins, and even share pins with your other social networks
- Also discusses Power Pinners, using search, and finding people to follow
- Offers tips, trick, and techniques to make the process easy and enjoyable
Pinterest is fun and easy, and even more so with Pinterest for Dummies!
Chapter 1: Getting Started on Pinterest 5
Chapter 2: Creating Boards 19
Chapter 3: Pinning and Repinning 29
Chapter 4: Socializing on Pinterest 45
Chapter 5: Using Community Features 63
Chapter 6: Finding Ways to Use Pinterest 73
Chapter 7: Going Mobile with Pinterest 91
Chapter 8: Understanding Pinterest Etiquette 121
Chapter 9: Controlling Privacy and Other Settings 133
Chapter 10: Self-Promoting on Pinterest 145
Chapter 11: Ten Companies Using Pinterest Effectively 173
Chapter 12: Ten Power Pinners to Follow 187
Kelby Carr is the founder and CEO of Type-A Parent, a social network and online magazine-style blog for moms and dads. She also founded the Type-A Parent Conference, an annual blogging and social media conference. Kelby is active on Pinterest with thousands of followers and pins.
For Dummies author Kelby Carr talks about Pinterest and why you should join! Get great tips on how to get started and the "must-dos!" Happy Pinning!