If you are here, I am sure you are new to Pinterest. Pinterest is indeed an awesome platform, which I must say I love a lot.
Actually, I didn’t know that I will love this platform. It was much to my surprise.
I guess we end up loving things that we really never thought about before.
That being said, let me show you how you can update everything in your Pinterest account.
First, let’s see how you can update your profile picture.
1.How to edit your Pinterest Profile Picture
Head over to Pinterest and log in to your account. Click on the directional down arrow and press on “Settings”.
You will be directed into the “Edit your Profile” section where you can change your Profile Picture.
Click on change(Besides your profile picture) and you will get the option to upload any image from your Desktop or Laptop. Then press on “Done”.
2.How to edit your Pinterest name and Username
Your name is what will appear when people visit your profile. Also, whenever you save a pin, your name will appear on the notifications of your friends on Pinterest.
Therefore you can add both your first and last name. (But you can just your last name). It all depends on your choice.
So, just as the step above, head over to the “Edit the profile” section.
Here you will be able to edit your name, Username and you can also add a nice profile description.
Usually, the profile description(bio) should contain 160 characters or less.
3.Adding extra information is you have a business
Now, if you have a business, you can add more information. But for that, you will need to convert and claim your website with Pinterest.
It’s really very easy. Head over to this free resource which will guide you to convert and claim your website in just a few minutes.
Once you are done, you will be able to add more information to your profile.
As you can clearly see, you can even add a retail location if you have a brick-and-mortar business.
You will be able to add:
- Your address
- Your city
- Your Country/State/Region
- Your postcode
It was really easy. Now that you know how to update your Pinterest account, there are a few things I would like to mention especially if you are using Pinterest for your blog or online business.
4.Why should you update your Pinterest account
Having an updated Pinterest profile will help you get more engagement and visits to your website.
It’s really that simple.
Pinterest is the best platform to create brand awareness and bring social traffic to your website.
This is why I love Pinterest so much. It’s really helping me a lot to generate a lot of traffic for my new blog.
Final thoughts: How to update your Pinterest account
As you can see, in just a few minutes you can update your Pinterest profile.
Also, if you are new to Pinterest, I would like to congratulate you on choosing this platform.
If you are really serious about building a sustainable online business, Pinterest is the best social platform in 2020 and beyond.
By best I mean, you can generate a lot of traffic and sales WITHOUT spending a dime on marketing.
So, how can you do it for free?
I am glad you asked.
To answer this question, I would like to give you a list of resources that will definitely help you have an upper hand in your marketing efforts.
So here you go:
- How to use Pinterest to drive traffic to your blog
- How to make money on Pinterest with a blog
- How to name your Pinterest boards to get more clicks
- Pinterest manual pinning strategy for more traffic
- How to claim your website on Pinterest
- What is a rich pin and how to enable it?
- Why you should use Pinterest for your business
- What is a Pinterest carousel?
- How to get the Pinterest button on google chrome
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