I’m sure by now you have heard of Pinterest being the king of traffic referrals to third-party sites. As the social network continues to grow, what better way to take advantage of their drive than to make your WordPress site as Pinterest-friendly as possible? And these integrations are made plenty easy with the right WordPress plugins.
In this list we are listing more than 10 WordPress plugins that you can utilize to get your posts, images and even your site pinned over in the Pinterest network. There are widgets, buttons, counters, galleries and mre. We even have one block plugin for those who want to keep their site Pin-free (it’s a free universe).
Now on to the list!
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The "Pin It" Button comes with complete features to allow your readers to Pin any image of their liking from your site, or you can set it as default image too. With this plugin, you can easily display the Pin It button on post excerpts and specify the link URL.
A much simpler plugin, Pin It On Pinterest allows you to specify images to Pin as well as set the default description.
Pinterest For Galleries adds a Pin-it button below every image on your WordPress Gallery. This plugin however may not work for other third-party WordPress gallery.
Pinterest Block allows you to block pinning activities by your visitors. You can set which page to block from the settings page, or you can block specific entries directly from the post option.
Pinterest Badge helps you to display your latest pinned images from Pinterest as well as the number of followers you have. With the Follow button, you can attract more readers to follow you on Pinterest.
Different than other Pin-it buttons, this plugin allows you to add pin-it buttons over your images, which will appear on hover. The description and URL for the pin will follow your post entry.
This plugin is a jQuery-based plugin that will display the Pin-it button at the bottom right corner of every image available on your site.
A widget for your WordPress site, the Pinterest "Follow" Button can be easily added to your sidebar, or to be used as a shortcode to display it elsewhere.
With Pinterest Image Pin, you can add Pin buttons bellow every image on your site, and it allows you to add the Follow button at the end of every post too.
Easy Pinterest is a 300px wide widget you can add to your WordPress site to display images from Pinterest. You can set the number of images to display and the Pinterest account to fetch from.
WP Pinner is a plugin that will allow you to manage your Pinterest account right from your WordPress dashboard. With this plugin, you get to auto-post or schedule-pin your post to Pinterest. There are many other great features including tracking of likes and repins.
Pinterest RSS Widget allows you to display Pinterest collections to your sidebar or on any other part of your site, including your page and posts, with the use of a shortcode.
Pinterest Pinboard Widget is a simple plugin to add a pinboard to your sidebar and display your Pinterest collection in thumbnails.
Pretty Pinterest Pins is a widget plugin to display your latest pins in style. This plugin is fully customizable and you can add pin collections from specific Pinterest boards and users.