Pinterest is one of the 2011’s most popular social media community for visual artists. WordPress has many great resources to connect your WordPress website with Pinterest community. Today i have compiled a list of 10 great and free Pinterest plugins for your WordPress website to share your content and boost your traffic. I hope you find this post helpful, if you have any suggestions please write about it in your comments. Enjoy the power of free WordPress!

Pinterest Pinboard Widget

Pinterest Pinboard Widget

This plugin adds a Pinterest widget much like the pinboards on Pinterest. It uses the original thumbnails from Pinterest itself. The plugin aims to have the same look and feel as the pinboords on Pinterest. To improve your site’s performance, the pins are cached every 15 minutes.

Pinterest Badge

Pinterest Badge

A must have plugin that adds a Pinterest badge for linking your blog to your pinterest profile and showing your number of followers.

Pinterest “Pin It” Button

Pinterest  Pin It  Button

Add a Pinterest “Pin It” Button to your site and get your visitors to start pinning your awesome content!

Pinterest RSS Widget

Pinterest RSS Widget

This plugin allows you to place a widget on your sidebar that fetches the most recent contents of a Pinterest user’s RSS feed and displays the corresponding thumbnail images. You can choose whether to show the description below the image, and you can set the height and width of the thumbnails to fit your theme.

WP Pinner

WP Pinner

WP Pinner is a WordPress plugin to manage your Pinterest account. With this plugin you can easily auto-pin WordPress posts, schedule your pins throughout the day, auto-follow users to get noted and keep track of your account (CTR, clicks, likes, repins, reach, etc). This will definitely help you to get more out of your Pinterest efforts!

Pinterest Pin It Button For Images

Pinterest Pin It Button For Images

Don’t like the “Pin It” button underneath your post? Want to be able to add images directly to Pinterest by just clicking on the image? Your problems are over! Have the user just hover the mouse over the image they want to pin and watch your visits grow! The description goes automatically as the name of the post, and so does the link of the post.

Pretty Pinterest Pins

Pretty Pinterest Pins

This plugin allows you to display thumbnails and links to yours (or anyones!) latest Pins from Pinterest in your sidebar. It is styled after Pinterest and offers a clean and modern look to show off your pins.

Pin It On Pinterest

Pin It On Pinterest

Pin It On Pinterest places a Pin It button at the end of your posts, and allows you to predetermine what gets “Pinned” at Pinterest.

Pinterest for Galleries

Pinterest for Galleries

Pinterest for Galleries adds a pin-it button under each thumbnail of WordPress galleries (the ones added to posts with the native WordPress gallery feature). It does not work with NextGen Gallery and may not work with customized galleries (it depends on themes and/or other plugins).

Pinterest “Follow” Button

Pinterest  Follow  Button

Add a Pinterest “Follow” button to your sidebar with this widget. Also includes a shortcode.

Features:

  • Simply drag the widget to your sidebar, enter your Pinterest username, and voila!
  • Select from the 8 official Follow button images or specify your own
  • Use a shortcode to display the Follow button anywhere else