Creating a Pinterest data source

Resources

Authentication OAuth Token Authentication: Your Pinterest login credentials
Sample Query https://api.pinterest.com/v1/me/followers?fields=counts
API Documentation
Pinterest API Documentation

Step-by-Step

Creating a data source using Pinterest

To create a data source using Pinterest, you need to accomplish 3 tasks:

  • Start the data source creation process.
  • Securely connect your Klipfolio account with Pinterest.
  • Write a query and enter it in Klipfolio.

Start the data source creation process

To create a data source using Pinterest, go to the Connector Gallery page in Klipfolio and select Pinterest.

Hover over the image above to see where to find the Connector Gallery in Klipfolio.

Authenticate with Pinterest

  1. Click the Connect new account link.
  2. Enter your Pinterest username and password when prompted.
  3. Click Allow access to allow Klipfolio to access your Pinterest account.

Complete the query and enter it in Klipfolio

Refer to the Pinterest API Docs to learn more about writing a query. To help get you started, here are a few example queries:

For Pinterest Account Stats:

https://api.pinterest.com/v1/me/followers?fields=counts

For Your Latest 50 Pins:

https://api.pinterest.com/v1/me/pins?limit=50

For Your Latest 50 Boards:

https://api.pinterest.com/v1/me/boards?limit=50

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