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AARP Pinterest For Dummies, Mini Edition

AARP Pinterest For Dummies, Mini Edition

Kelby Carr

ISBN: 978-1-118-45534-0

Jul 2012

64 pages

Select type: E-Book


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Get on board and join in the fun with Pinterest!

This handy mini guide walks you through the basics of Pinterest, the immensely popular virtual pinboard that lets you share your inspirational ideas online. You’ll learn how to request an invite, set up your account, create and edit boards, and start pinning your favorite images today!

Open the book and find:

  • Tips on setting up your Pinterest profile
  • Help creating your own pinboards
  • Advice on finding friends and sharing pins
  • Secrets for creating quality pins
  • How to give credit where credit is due
Introduction  1

Part I: Joining Pinterest and Managing Your Account  3

Asking to Join Pinterest 4

Setting Up Your Profile 9

Managing the Communication Flow 13

Changing Your Username 17

Deactivating Your Account 18

Finding Time for Pinterest 19

Part II: Creating and Editing Boards  21

Adding Your First Board 22

Rearranging Boards 26

Editing Your Boards 28

Deleting a Board 29

Adding Quality Pins to Your Boards 30

Repinning 38

Liking a Pin41

Commenting on a Pin 42

Part III: Socializing and Following Pinterest Etiquette  45

Finding People to Follow on Pinterest 46

Sharing Pins 54

Crediting Sources 57

Avoiding Copyright Infringement 58

Reporting Spam and Inappropriate Pins 59