How to Delete Your Pinterest Account?

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Pinterest has become one of the top sources of traffic for bloggers and marketers in the last few years.

Pinterest receives over 250 million users every month, that’s a huge number of let go.

So, why would you want to delete your Pinterest account?

Well, that’s certainly not the right question at least in this article. We understand different users have a different requirement.

But still, if you wish to keep things private rather than deleting your account, here is how you can do it.

If the notifications from Pinterest is bothering you, you have the option to turn them off.

Follow this process to turn off the notifications

Login to your Pinterest account, go to settings and scroll down, you will see the notification options.

Here you can change the settings of your Pinterest account notifications that are sent within the Pinterest Platform as well as by email.

Pinterest Notification Settings
Pinterest Notification Settings

How to Delete a Pinterest Account?

If at all you want to go ahead and disconnect from Pinterest completely, you can follow the process below.

Before you move ahead, you need to understand that Pinterest gives you an option to deactivate your account and not delete. So, in a way, your account will be in a suspended state and not completely deleted.

The process of deactivating a Pinterest account is simple and easy.

Login to your Pinterest account to get started.

Click on the 3 dots in the top right corner. (We are just getting started on Pinterest, so we are surely not going away soon :))

Pinterest Account
Pinterest Account

Now, you need to click on settings from the dropdown and proceed.

Pinterest Settings
Pinterest Settings

As you scroll down a little you will see the option to deactivate your account. Click on deactivate and proceed.

Deactivate Pinterest Account
Deactivate Pinterest Account

In the next page, you will get the option to choose why you want to leave the platform. You can select any of the option and click on deactivate.

Deactivating Pinterest Account
Deactivating Pinterest Account

Final Word

I hope you find this quick tutorial helpful. If you wish to know anything about Pinterest, use the comment form below to update.


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