Quick Tip: Pinterest Messages

Quick Tip New Pinterest Messages

Did you notice that Pinterest introduced a new feature recently? Pinterest Messages. Now you can send messages from within Pinterest itself. I had read a couple of things about this but couldn’t for the life of me find it in my Pinterest profile. I had looked everywhere and given up! But today I found it […]

Top Pinterest Posts of 2013

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Are you on Pinterest? You know, that site that you can create pinboards by pinning images from anywhere on the web? Well, if you’re anything like me, not only are you on there but you may spend a little too much time browsing. (Think: “Oh, where did those 2 hours just go?!?”) I was interested […]

Pinterest: Rich Pins

pinterest rich pins

There’s a new feature on Pinterest that is great for those of us who sell their handmade items on Etsy. It is called Rich Pins. It means that anything pinned from Etsy onto a Pinterest board automatically has a special new section below the pin which is updated automatically with the price and availability of […]

Tools I Use: PinAlerts

PinAlerts

Some tools I use are to save time. Some tools are just to keep organised. Some tools are to tell me information that I either need or want. This one falls into that last category. PinAlerts is a tool that tells me about who has pinned things from my blog to Pinterest. A couple of […]

Pinterest for Madeit Sellers

pinterest or Madeit sellers

Pinterest rocks! If you haven’t discovered Pinterest yet, you really need to. It is a gorgeous way to create “pin boards” to find things when you want them, and discover ideas and inspiration. Although I am very careful about copyright of images that I pin these days, I am never worried about pinning items from […]

How to Share a Pinterest Pin

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To enter my current giveaway from Fashionable Fabrics, you need to share an inspiring project with me. Some readers have found this tricky. So today I’m going to explain how to share a pin from one of your Pinterest boards. Finding the Pinterest URL Every picture that you pin gets an individual URL. It looks […]

Pinterest Tips

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Do you Pin yet? Pinterest is one of the most popular bookmarking sites at the moment. You can “pin” pictures to your pinboards as you surf the net and it automatically links back to the site where you found them. So later when you’re thinking “Where did I see that great bunting tutorial?”, you can […]

Pinterest tips

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Pinterest has taken the Internet by storm, it seems. I’ve read heaps of “buzz” about it and every blog I read seems to have a link or a button. With a little button in your tool bar, you can “pin” anything you come across straight to one of your “pin boards” so it is quick […]