As If Pinterest Could Be Any More Addicting, You Can Actually Shop Pins Soon
June 3, 2015
Exciting stuff is happening in the world of Pinterest. As if you couldn’t be addicted enough, the company just announced the soon-to-be launch of buyable Pins! This feature comes after many users Tweeted their wish to shop what they discover on the platform. Who hasn’t been there??
So, Pinterest decided to make all of our hopes and dreams come true. Here’s how it will all work:
Blue means you can buy. If there’s a Pin with a blue price, you can buy it right from the app. You will also be able to filter Pins by price.
Search by color. You’ll be able to find the best color that suits you by swiping through available color options.
Secure payment. Buyable Pins work through Apple Pay or credit card. Simply click the ‘Buy It’ button and you’ll be ready to go. Once you enter your personal information, Pinterest will store it using verified payment processors. This way, the process will be faster the next time you go checkout.
In a few weeks, you will be able to shop millions (millions!) of hand-picked items from major retailers like Nordstrom, Macy’s and Neiman Marcus. Add Pinterest to the list of places you can blow your paycheck! Happy shopping.
Would you buy items off Pinterest? Let us know in the comments below!