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Pinterest Entry Methods

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This article covers all of the entry methods that SweepWidget allows with Pinterest.

Table of contents:

Pinterest login

SweepWidget allows users to login to a giveaway through their Pinterest account. This features is enabled by default, but you can opt in or out within the build/edit section for a giveaway.

Admin view

Navigate to User login steps. Then make sure the Pinterest checkbox is ticked.

Public view

After the user clicks the Pinterest login icon, they will be prompted to login through their Facebook account and authenticate the SweepWidget app.

After the user completes this, their name and email will be auto-filled and they can proceed to enter the giveaway.

Pinterest visit page

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by visiting a Pinterest page.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Visit Page.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to visit the Pinterest page. They will receive credit for automatically get credit when they click the Visit Pinterest Page link.

Pinterest follow user

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by following a Pinterest user.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Follow User.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to follow a Pinterest user. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the username they followed with.

Pinterest follow user

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by following a Pinterest board.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Follow Board.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to follow a Pinterest board. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying the username they followed with.

Pinterest repin

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries repining a pin.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Repin.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to repin a pin to their board. They will receive credit for this entry after verifying their username.

Pinterest submit board

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by submitting a board on Pinterest.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Submit Board.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked which Pinterest board they want to submit. They will receive credit after submitting the link.

Pinterest submit pin

SweepWidget allows users to gain entries by submitting a pin on Pinterest.

Admin view

To enable this entry method:

  1. Navigate to Ways Users Can Enter.
  2. Click on Pinterest > Submit Pin.

3. Fill in all required fields.

Public view

The user will be asked to submit a pin. They will receive credit for this entry after submitting the link to their pin.

Example Pinterest giveaway