exactly my experience
Wed Jul 10, 2013 20:30

Ok, Breana, that's exactly what I am talking about. If it is not a site with an image (see, e.g., http://tarheelreader.org/), Pinterest defaults to sorry you can't pin it. I'm wondering if there is some workaround to pin sites like that.

  • Re: Pinterest Question - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 10 15:56
    I've never tried to do something without an image but I did just now after creating my site. It wouldn't let me create it but I have gone to different links within the webpage to try to find one that ... more
    • exactly my experience - koppenhaverd, Wed Jul 10 20:30
    • Re: Pinterest Quesiton - Natalie Kabel, Wed Jul 10 16:26
      I just went into pinterest and went to pin a website. When I typed in the website it came up with a bunch of different pictures I could pick from. Is that what you are trying to do?
      • multiple pix is not the problem - koppenhaverd, Wed Jul 10 20:32
        I am happy to choose a picture when Pinterest gives me multiple options. The issue is what Breana and I are talking about. Sites with no pictures can't be pinned, at least in an obvious way.
      • Re: Pinterest Quesiton - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 10 18:50
        Usually it's not a problem finding pictures for a website but some sites don't have a "large" picture so for those sites you cannot pin them without a picture. I'm pretty sure those are the sites... more
        • Solution to Pin Photo-less Page - koppenhaverd, Wed Jul 10 20:41
          Pin a photo-less page. We've all been there: you click the "Pin it" button, only to be told that "...there are no big images or video to pin on this page." Because Pinterest requires that Web pages... more
          • Infuriating - Paige Moretz, Thu Jul 11 12:49
            Dr. K., Thanks for the tip. I am almost at my wit's end with Pinterest for this reason. I'm thinking about switching to Symbaloo. This constant rejection from Pinterest is maddening! I will try your... more
          • Thanks - Robyn Pickering, Wed Jul 10 23:21
            Thanks Dr. K. I've had that problem in the past and just couldn't figure out how to pin something that didn't actually have a photo with it. I should have thought to google it.
          • should have googled! - Breanna Hooks, Wed Jul 10 21:32
            Awesome! Thanks. I should have googled Pinterest tricks! I knew there had to be a way around it.
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