How to Make a Pinboard
This is a Pinterest Tutorial on How to Make a Pinboard.
Pinterest does not require an invitation to get an account. New Pinterest users used to have to ask for an invitaion and wait for a response, but not anymore. The first step in how to make a pinboard is to go to Pinterest.com at http://pinterest.com/
Click on the “Join Pinterest” button.
You can join Pinterst by connecting your Facebook account, your Twitter account or by connecting directly to your email. I recommend connecting directly with your email in case you ever decide to deactivate either your Facebook or Twitter account.
The next step in How to Make a Pinboard is the Welcome Screen. The Pinterest Welcome Screen will prompt you to select 5 photos that represent topics you mat be interested in. Don’t worry too much about this Pinboard step, it’s just there so the algorithm can suggest pinboards for you to follow.
THEN Step 2b
Then Step 2c
Next you see the “Welcome Screen”. Choose 5 photos you like.
After you choose 5 photos you like, select the “Continue” button at the bottom of the page to proceed to the next step in how to make a pinboard.
In the next step, Pinterest will show a splash screen welcoming you.
Click on the “Add +” button to make a pinboard
Click on “Create a Board” to make your Pinboard!
The Create a Board screen pops up and here you can enter your pinboard’s name, select a category and add another editor or pinner if you wish. All of this informatin can be changed a t any time bu editing the pinboard.
And immediately click on “Edit Board” so we can add a description to the pinboard we just made.
Here you can change the title of your pinboard, add a description which should be heavy in relevant search terms or phrases you would like other users to find you with. Select a category for your pinboard, here we’ve chosen health and fitness, a popular topic! A newer feature on pinboards is the ability to have more than one editor. This is where your would add other pinners. When you are done, click on “Save Settings”
This is a shot of the newly edited pinboard.