Pinterest for Dummies

Pinterest for Dummies

eBook - 2012
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Organize your life, your likes, and more with Pinterest and this fun how-to guideNow 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.
Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
ISBN: 9781118375785
1118375785
9781118353042
1118353048
Characteristics: 1 online resource : ill., phot.
Contents: Pinterest For Dummies®; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; How This Book Is Organized; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Where to Go from Here; Chapter 1: Getting Started on Pinterest; Joining Pinterest; Setting Up Your Profile; Finding Time for Pinterest; Chapter 2: Creating Boards; Picking a Topic; Creating Your First Board; Rearranging Your Boards; Editing Your Boards; Deleting a Board; Leaving a Collaborative Board; Chapter 3: Pinning and Repinning; Creating Your First Pin; Repinning; Sharing a Pin or Repin on Facebook and Twitter.
Chapter 4: Socializing on PinterestFinding People to Follow on Pinterest; Sharing Your Profile Link; Sharing Pins; Chapter 5: Using Community Features; Interacting with Pins; Customizing and Tagging Pins; Chapter 6: Finding Ways to Use Pinterest; Planning a Project with Pinterest; Using Pinterest for Weddings and Other Events; Utilizing Pinterest for Shopping; Using Pinterest for Self-Improvement; Making Use of Pinterest as a Bookmark Site; Employing Pinterest for Business and Work; Using Pinterest to Support a Cause; Chapter 7: Going Mobile with Pinterest.
Installing the Pinterest App for the iPhoneUsing Pinterest on iPad and Other Tablets; Navigating the Pinterest Mobile Site; Understanding Limitations of Mobile Pinterest; Chapter 8: Understanding Pinterest Etiquette; Understanding Pin Etiquette; Creating a Quality Pin; Avoiding Too Much Self-Promotion; Crediting Sources; Avoiding Copyright Infringement; Reporting Spam and Inappropriate Pins; Chapter 9: Controlling Privacy and Other Settings; Understanding the Pinterest Privacy Policy; Keeping Your Account Out of Google Search; Reducing E-Mail from Pinterest.
Controlling Social Sharing When You PinChanging Your Username; Deactivating Your Account; Chapter 10: Self-Promoting on Pinterest; Finding Your Site's Pins; Writing a Post or Page That's Pin-Worthy; Optimizing Images for Pinning; Installing the Pin It Button for Websites on Products, Posts, and Web Pages; Finding Pinterest Linkups and Places to Share Pins and Profiles; Adding a Follow Me on Pinterest Button to Your Site; Pinterest Widgets and Plugins; Tracking Traffic Referrals from Pinterest; Using Pinterest to Engage Customers and Readers.
Chapter 11: Ten Companies Using Pinterest EffectivelyThe Weather Channel; Cabot Cheese; Etsy; Lowe's; TODAY; Scholastic; Whole Foods Market; Real Simple; Better Homes and Gardens; Michaels Stores; More Companies on Pinterest; Chapter 12: Ten Power Pinners to Follow; Michael Wurm; Joy Cho; Nester Smith; Jenny Lawson; Marine Loiseau; Steven McGaughey; Amy Clark; Jaden Hair; Heather Mann; Sfgirlbybay; More Power Pinners to Consider Following; Index.
Summary: Organize your life, your likes, and more with Pinterest and this fun how-to guideNow 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.

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brightman Jan 06, 2014

I have no doubt this book was once rated so highly, unfortunately by January 2014, it is already out-dated

klints Dec 22, 2012

I highly recommend this book for it's clear step-by-step instruction. Pinterest for Dummies covers everything you need to know from creating an account, pinning images/videos, and following other users.

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