Pinterest "Pin It" Button

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Add a Pinterest "Pin It" Button to your site to let your visitors easily pin your awesome content!

Author:Phil Derksen (profile at
WordPress version required:3.9
WordPress version tested:4.2.2
Plugin version:
Added to WordPress repository:06-01-2012
Last updated:08-05-2015
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
Rating, %:76
Rated by:32
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Total downloads:468 649
Active installs:10 000+
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Add a simple Pinterest "Pin It" Button to your posts in 2 minutes!

No need to copy and paste code throughout your WordPress site.

"Pin It" Button Lite Features

  • Let the reader select an image when pinning.
  • Pre-select an image for the reader to pin.
  • Default to the first image in the post.
  • Specify a specific image to pin per post.
  • Pick from official "Pin It" button colors and sizes.
  • Hide the "Pin It" button on specific posts and pages.
  • Add a "Pin It" button to your sidebar or footer as a widget.
  • Place "Pin It" buttons anywhere using shortcodes.

Pro Version Features

  • Add "Pin It" buttons on image hover (in any corner).
  • Add a "Pin It" button under each image.
  • Pick from 30 custom "Pin It" button designs.
  • Upload your own custom "Pin It" buttons.
  • Twitter, Facebook, Google+ & LinkedIn sharing buttons included.
  • Option to pin featured images.
  • Show or hide on custom post types.
  • WooCommerce compatibility.
  • Customer support and automatic updates.

Start Getting Pinned Like Crazy with "Pin It" Button Pro!

A Few Stats on Pinterest

Raves on the Interwebs

  • "If you want complete (and easy) control over your Pin It button, you should definitely take a look..." -- The Next Web
  • "The Pinterest 'Pin It' Button is a painless solution for bloggers just getting started with this social network." -- WP Jedi
  • "This is the plugin that I found works best on my marketing blog for photographers." -- ProBlogger
  • "If you want to make it easy for Pinterest users to pin your articles, consider using this 'Pin It' button plugin." -- WP Tavern
  • "Discovery of the Week" -- Social Media Examiner
  • "If you're looking for something simple and obtrusive, the Pinterest 'Pin It' Button will suit you." --

See a "Pin It" Button Pro Demo (shows off the share bar and image hover features)

Setup an Eye-Catching Button in Minutes with "Pin It" Button Pro!

This plugin (as well as the Pro version) is in full compliance with the official "Pin It" button developer guidelines.

This plugin utilizes the code output from the official "Pin It" button widget builder.

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