What is a pin? Pinterest


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What is a pin?

One of the terms that you're going to hear all of the time throughout this course, or anytime someone's talking to you about Pinterest, is the word "pin." So exactly, what is a pin? Well, according to Pinterest's definition, a pin is an image that's added to Pinterest. A pin can be added from a website using the Pin It button or you can upload images from your computer. Each pin added using the Pin It button links back to the site it came from. Basically, what this is telling you is, Pinterest is a collection of images, whether it'd be inspirational, instructional, or whatever type of image that you want to upload.

And basically, a pin is just a representation of the image and a little bit of information about it. However, what Pinterest has failed to tell you is that you can actually add not only photos, but also video to your pins as well. So if I were to click one of these pins that I got from the lynda.com YouTube page, once I click on the ima...

What is a pin?
Video duration: 2m 29s 1h 13m Beginner Updated Mar 18, 2013

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What is a pin? provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Up and Running with Pinterest

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