Share Pins on Facebook/Twitter

Connect to Facebook or Twitter

Share Pins on Facebook or Twitter

Trouble sharing?

 


Connect to Facebook or Twitter

Before you can share Pins on Facebook or Twitter, you'll need to connect your Pinterest profile to those accounts.

  1. Click your name in the top right corner of Pinterest then click Settings
  2. Switch Login with Facebook or Login with Twitter to Yes
  3. Click Save Settings

 


Share Pins on Facebook

Automatically share all your Pins on Facebook:

  1. Click your name at the top of Pinterest then click Settings 
  2. Switch Link to Timeline to Yes
  3. Click Save Settings

 

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Manually share a Pin on Facebook or Twitter:

  1. Click on a Pin to see it close up and click the Share icon
  2. Select Facebook or Twitter
  3. If you haven't connected your Facebook or Twitter, you'll see a prompt to connect it to Pinterest
  4. Click Share for Facebook or Tweet for Twitter

 

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Trouble sharing?

Reset your Pinterest settings:

  1. Click your name at the top of Pinterest then click Settings
  2. Switch Login with Facebook to No and Save Settings
  3. Switch the button back to Yes and Save Settings
  4. Do the same for Link to Timeline

 

Check your Facebook settings:

If you hid Pinterest activity on Facebook, you'll need to update your settings to show these stories again:

  1. Go to the Pinterest app on Facebook (the address will look like: facebook.com/YOURUSERNAME/app_pinterestapp)
  2. Click Activity Log at the top right corner
  3. Click the second icon next to This app can post on your behalf to:
  4. Make sure all the options are checked

 

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Show Pinterest stories on Timeline:

If you'd like, you can force Pinterest stories to show on your Timeline. 

  1. Go to your Facebook profile
  2. Click Activity Log at the top right of your profile
  3. Find a Pinterest story and click on the pencil icon
  4. Choose Shown on Timeline to force the story to show up on your profile

 

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