Options for posting via the API to Pinterest
Pinterest requires an image to be included in the post. Other parameters are optional.
title: The title of the pin to display. This appears in the "Add your title" section of a new pin. Maximum characters allowed: 100.
link: The clickthrough link URL when the image is clicked.
boardId: Post to another one of the user's Pinterest Boards by specifying the ID obtained from the /user/details endpoint. Otherwise post to the default linked board.
"post": "The best Pinterest API ever!",
"title": "A Pinterest Board for You", // optional
"link": "https://www.ayrshare.com", // optional
"boardId": "93383204522" // optional
A video may be posted as a Pin using the standard
mediaUrlsfield in the /post endpoint. Additionally, a thumbnail image URL must be included with the video. Please see requirements.
If your video doesn't end in a known video extension such as mp4, please use the
isVideoparameter. See the /post endpoint for details.
Add alternative text, also known as alt text, to a Pinterest image or video. Pinterest alt text is an accessibility feature used for additional user info and screen readers.
"altText": "This is my best pic", "😃 here is the next one"
The alt text is limited to 500 characters.