31 – Pinterest

Down a further 2 places in 2019

A visual bookmarking site focuses on saving images together with links to resources.

Website: pinterest.com
Cost: Free
Availability: Online

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 22
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 75

Past Overall Rankings
2018: 29.   2017: 27    2016: 29    2015: 13    2014: 14    2013: 22
2012: 36    2011: –      2010: –       2009: –       2008: –       2007: –


Comments from some of those who selected Pinterest as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

  • “I like “surfing” around there because I can chose contents I am interested in. Every day or two, I can get new creative input, ideas, information, tips or inspiration.” Student/HR Intern, Germany
  • “Easy to use, visual, gives a quick flavor on the topic” Senior Portfolio Manager, Sweden
  • “Good visual pin board to curate resources” Principal Lecturer, UK

How to use Pinterest for Learning

Here you will find some basic guidance and links to resources on how to use Pinterest for teaching, training, learning and development.

At the bottom of each of the Tools pages there is a section How to use [the tool] for Learning. It provides basic guidance and links to resources on how to use the tool for teaching, training, learning and development.

To read these special sections you will need to be a registered user. Find out how to purchase access to ALL these special sections here and also pre-order the PDF How to use the Top 200 Tools for Learning.