How to Set Up a Pinterest Business Account?

If you are an online entrepreneur and you do not have Pinterest, then you are missing a lot of opportunities!

Pinterest is a social media/search engine platforms where users can browse, save and sort “pins”. Pins, according to, are,

“ideas that people on Pinterest find and save from around the web. Each Pin links back to the website it was saved from. If you click through the Pin, you can learn how to make it or where to buy it.”

Hold on for a sec, let us digest that definition!

First, “Pins are ideas that people find and save”

Next, “Each Pin Link Back to the website it was saved from”

Finally, “Clicking through the pin lets users learn how to make it or buy it”

How is this great for you, an online business owner?

You can use Pinterest to drive a lot of traffic to your website/blog. Of course, the more people go to visit your chance the greater the chance that you will make a sale.

How to Create A Pinterest Account

Before you can create a business account with Pinterest, you must first create a regular account. To do so, download the Pinterest App from your favorite app store.

Step 1: Enter Your e-mail Address

Step 2: Create a Password

Step 3: Enter Your Full Name

Step 4: Enter Your Age

Step 5: Enter Your Age

Step 6: Enter Country of Origin

Step 7: Add 5 Topics That Are Related to Your Business

That’s it! Just like that, you now have a Pinterest account!

Once you created a regular Pinterest account, you can go to account setting to upgrade it into a business account. Below is a step by step guide on how to Convert Your Pinterest Account into a Business Account.

How to Convert Your Pinterest Account into a Business Account

Once you set up a regular Pinterest account, you are now ready to convert into a business account. The steps below are the step by step guide on how to convert a regular Pinterest account into a Business account.

Step 1: Starting From Your Homepage, Go to Your Profile Page

Step 2: Go to the Profile Settings Button

Step 3: Hit the “Upgrade Now” Option

After this point, Pinterest will ask you for more information about your business such as the name of your online business, web address, and what type of business you are in.

Step 4: Type in Your Business Name

Step 5: Enter Your Web Address

Now, if you do not have a domain name yet, you can visit one of these sites and register your very own domain name!

Domain names for just 88 cents!

Step 6: Choose the Type of Your Business

If you have no website made yet, you can visit WordPress or Wix to instantly build one even if you do not have a technical experience!

After choosing business type, that is it! You now have a business account and you are now ready to use your brand new Pinterest Business account to promote your business.

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