Create a Secret Board on Pinterest for iPhone 6

Edited by Freya, Robert, Jen M

Hi, welcome to VisiHow. Today I'm going to teach you how to create a secret board using the Pinterest application on the iPhone 6.


Steps

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    To begin, press the lock button on the right-hand side of the phone.
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    Alternatively, we can unlock our phone by pressing the round button at the bottom of the screen.
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    Swipe to the right to enter your passcode. As an alternative to entering your passcode, put your finger on the home button to use the fingerprint scanner.
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    Find and tap on the Pinterest application, which has a red and white icon with a white "P" inside of a red circle. This takes us to our main screen, but it might take us to the home screen where we have to sign in. If we're not signed in, we can refer to the article on how to sign in using Pinterest on the iPhone 6.
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    Scroll to the bottom, and tap on the head and shoulders icon on the right side. This will take us to our profile.
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    Scroll down for the option to create another board, or scroll further to access "Secret Boards", and tap on "Create a secret board". If we don't know how to create a board we can refer to the article on how to create a board using the Pinterest application on the iPhone 6.
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    Tap on "Name" to add a title to the board. In this example, we'll name it "Flowers".
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    Once we've finished typing in the name, we will tap on the red "Done" button in the top-right corner.
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    Tap on "Description" to add a description of the board.
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    When we're done writing the description, we will tap on "Done" in the top-right corner.
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    Tap on "Category" to select a category for the board.
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    Scroll through and see which one we'd like, and tap on it to select it.
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    We can tap on the "Map" button to add a location to the board if we'd like to. If this option is enabled, it will be highlighted with red.
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    Tap on "Collaborators" to allow someone else to be able to edit the board.
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    Tap on "Name or email" at the top to search for a person to add for collaboration on the board.
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    Tap on the arrow in the top-left corner to go back.
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    We can clarify if we want it to be a secret board by enabling or disabling the last option, "Keep it secret?".
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    Tap "Cancel" in the top-left corner to disregard the new board and not create it.
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    Tap on the red "Create" button in the top-right corner to create the new board. It will ask us to add some things to our board.
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    Tap on the arrow in the top-left corner to go back. We can now see our board, but there is nothing pinned at the moment.
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    Tap on the Pinterest icon in the bottom-left corner.
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    Tap on a pin of interest, in this example we will tap on a flowers pin.
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    Tap on the red "Pin it" button in the top-right corner.
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    Scroll and choose the board to pin it to, in this example we will choose the new secret board "Flowers". As we can see, the board is empty and also has a small padlock icon on the right side to indicate that it is private. A notification will appear at the bottom to tell us what board we have pinned it to.
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    Tap on the arrow in the top-left corner to go back.
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    Tap on the Pinterest icon in the bottom-left corner to go back to the dashboard where we began.
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    Now you know how to create a secret board using the Pinterest application on the iPhone 6. If you have any questions or comments please enter them in the section below. Thank you for using VisiHow, goodbye.
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