How to stop Pinterest users from pinning your content?

Pinterest has finally provided a code that you can add to your website to prevent Pinterest users from pinning your content.

How to stop Pinterest users from pinning your content?

The code is simple… It is a meta-tag that needs to be added to the head section of your web pages:

<meta name="pinterest" content="nopin" />

Pinterest spoke about the code:

When a user tries to pin from your site, they will see this message:

“This site doesn’t allow pinning to Pinterest. Please contact the owner with any questions. Thanks for visiting!”

One thought on “How to stop Pinterest users from pinning your content?

  1. Thanks so much for writing about Pingraphy in the past. We’re now called Viraltag and have added some great features for visual content marketing. We’re also happy to tell you Viraltag is now running on Pinterest’s API. With the new data we’re building more functionality to make Viraltag an even more powerful platform for our users. If you have any questions feel free to reach out to me directly — Jilly Badanes, Director of Marketing @ Viraltag.

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