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How to add Pinterest's Image-Hover “Pin It Button”

A “Pin It Button" is a fantastic way to get your products onto Pinterest and shared by other Pinterest users. In this guide we will be looking at the Image-Hover “Pin It Button", which will appear on any image the visitor can pin on your website when they hover over it.

How to create the Image-Hover “Pin It button”

Firstly, to get to the Pinterest Widget Builder please click here.

You will then need to select the “Pin It Button" option and follow the steps below:

  1. Next to the “Button Type” option click on the “Image Hover” option.
  2. Click on the “Build it!” button.
  3. Under the “Load the Javascript” heading copy the code in the box that appears below.


How to add the Image-Hover “Pin It Button” to your Create account

Once you have copied the code you will then need to add this to your Create account by following the steps below:

  1. Log in to your Create account.
  2. Go to your “Content” screen on the Top Menu.
  3. Follow the instructions here to add this code as a HTML Fragment.
  4. Go back onto your “Content” screen from the Top Menu.
  5. Select “Edit Site Footer” in the left-hand menu.
  6. Add this HTML Fragment to your Site Footer.
  7. Save your changes and republish your website to ensure they go live.