Pinterest - How to Pin an Image Displayed in a Webpage

September 2016

Boards are where you can organize your image collections in Pinterest. Images can come from various sources and can be pinned to any of your boards.

How to pin images using your web browser

In this article you will learn how to pin an image displayed in a webpage in one of your Pinterest boards. You can either use your PC or Pinterest mobile app:

Installing the Pin It button

In order to pin pictures displayed on websites in of your Pinterest boards, you first need to install the Pin It browser button. Open your web browser and connect to www.pinterest.com. Open a new brower tab and go to www.pinterest.com/en/browser-button. Click on Get our browser button:


When prompted, click on Add:


A Pin It button will be added next to the Omnibox (Google Chrome):

Pinning online content

When you place your mouse cursor over a image or photo published in a webpage, a Pin It button will be displayed:


Click on this button and select on which board you want to add the image:

How to pin images using the Pinterest mobile app

Open the Pinterest app and tap on the Profile menu:


Select Boards. Tap on + > Add a Pin from > Web:


Enter the URL of the webpage:


Pinterest will load all the images present in the page, simply select the one(s) you want to use:


The procedure is the same for the different versions of the Pinterest app (Android and iOS).

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