Creating pins on Pinterest is a great way to share your ideas and reach a wider audience. One of the best ways to share your ideas on Pinterest is by creating pins. The most popular features on Pinterest is the ability to create pins, which are essentially images or videos with a link to a website or other online content. Pins are images or videos that you can add to boards, which are collections of pins.

How to Create a Pin on Pinterest

You can create pins on Pinterest from all devices, including your computer, phone, or tablet. By following the steps below, you can create effective pins that will help you grow your Pinterest. Here are the steps on how to create a pin on Pinterest from all devices:

On your Phone or Tablet (Pinterest App):

  1. Open the Pinterest app.
  2. Tap the Plus button at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap Pin.
  4. Upload an image or video, or paste a link to an image or video on the web.
  5. Add a title and description for your pin.
  6. Select a board to save your pin to.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. Review your pin and make any changes as needed.
  9. Tap Save.

On your Computer (Pinterest Website):

  1. Go to and sign in to your account.
  2. Click the Create button at the top of the page.
  3. Select Create a Pin.
  4. Upload an image or video, or paste a link to an image or video on the web.
  5. Add a title and description for your pin.
  6. Select a board to save your pin to.
  7. Click Save.

Tips for Creating Effective Pins

Here are some tips for creating pins that will get more engagement:

  • Use high-quality images or videos.
  • Make sure your titles and descriptions are clear and concise.
  • Use relevant keywords in your titles and descriptions.
  • Pin to boards that are relevant to your target audience.
  • Promote your pins on social media.
  • Use the Pinterest analytics tools to track the performance of your pins.

Additional tips:

  • Use alt text to describe your pins for users who are visually impaired.
  • Pin from a variety of sources, including your own website, other websites, and social media.
  • Schedule your pins to be published at times when your target audience is most likely to be online.
  • Use Pinterest analytics to track the performance of your pins and see what's working well.

What Happens When you Create a Pin on Pinterest?

When you create a pin on Pinterest, the following things happen:

  • Your pin is added to your Pinterest profile. This means that anyone who visits your profile will be able to see your pin, even if they are not following you.
  • Your pin is added to the board that you selected. This means that all of the other pins on that board will be displayed alongside your pin.
  • Your pin is searchable on Pinterest. This means that people who are searching for pins that are similar to yours may be able to find your pin.
  • Your pin may be suggested to other Pinterest users. Pinterest uses an algorithm to suggest pins to users who are likely to be interested in them. This means that your pin may be suggested to other users who have saved similar pins or who follow similar boards.
  • If you have a business account, you can promote your pin. This means that you can pay to have your pin shown to more people.

How to Make a Pin on Pinterest with Multiple Pictures

Making a pin on Pinterest with multiple pictures is a fantastic way to showcase a collection or tell a visual story. Fortunately, Pinterest allows you to create these multi-image pins easily. Here's how you can do it:

  1. Log in to your Pinterest account and click the plus icon at the top-right corner.
  2. Select "Create Pin" from the dropdown menu.
  3. Choose the first image by uploading from your device or entering the URL.
  4. Look for "Add another image" below the image or in the pin editor.
  5. Click on "Add another image" to include more pictures.
  6. Repeat steps 3 and 4 to add the remaining images in your preferred order.
  7. Add a catchy title and informative description to complement the visuals.
  8. Use relevant keywords in the title and description for better discoverability.
  9. Click "Save" when you're satisfied.

Congratulations! You've created a pin on Pinterest with multiple pictures.