Pinterest is an amazing social sharing site that can bring massive traffic to your blog. It can be used to share contents as well as storing blog images.
Integrate your website with Pinterest to exploit the benefits of photo sharing site. Social sharing plugins may not be enough to meet your requirements some times. A social media follow button or a social feed is useful to exchange followers in between blog and Pinterest.
In this post, we pick 7 best Pinterest plugins for WordPress.
1. Add Pinterest Follow Button
It is a simple plugin to add a Pinterest follow button in the sidebar of your blog. You are able to customize the widget title, button size and add multiple buttons for different user accounts.
2. Pinterest Pin It Button
This is another plugin from the developer we mentioned just now. It will show Pinterest Pin It button on image hover, posts, and pages to encourage readers to pin your blog contents on their Pinterest boards.
The plugin is customizable with relating to button color, size, and location. You can show or hide buttons on specific content types and devices.
3. Feed Them Social
We already mentioned about Feed Them Social in a couple of times earlier. It allows you to display photos and video from Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Vine accounts in WordPress.
Feed Them Social provides a great way to create social feeds of your favorite celebrities, family, friends, and business. It allows you to insert Pinterest boards and pins in WordPress posts, pages, widgets along with like and follow buttons.
4. NextGEN Facebook
NextGen Facebook plugin adds open graph meta tags and schema markup for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, LinkedIn, and others. It also provides social sharing buttons from leading services which can be inserted anywhere in WordPress using a shortcode or a PHP function.
The image dimensions are customizable for different social media card types and provide full control over the social shares.
5. Pinterest to WordPress plugin
Pinterest to WordPress plugin is a premium product from CodeCanyon. It provides different ways to showcase Pinterest boards and pins in WordPress. Over 30 different background patterns are available with unlimited customization options, color variations and an unlimited number of galleries.
The plugin will automatically update the feed at scheduled intervals and display photos from any public Pinterest board. Set height, width, and margin of items to adjust your page size and web layout.
6. Pinterest Pro for WordPress
Pinterest Pro provides two buttons for WordPress users- Pin it and Follow. The website owners can insert them anywhere in the site using a shortcode, template tag and in the form of widgets. It is easy to use and customizable in terms of button size and counter options.
7. AccessPress Pinterest
AccessPress Pinterest is an all-rounder plugin for WordPress users. It is simple, light-weight and consumes a few seconds to finish the setup.
The plugin adds Pin it, Follow buttons & ability to show pin board and profile widgets, latest pins feed in WordPress. It works with shortcode and widget options.