How to Suppress Images on Pinterest

Pinterest has answered the cries from webmasters who didn’t want their images showing up on the popular bookmarking site. To stop pinners, just insert the following meta tag in the head section of any page you want to block from Pinterest:
<meta name="pinterest" content="nopin" />.

For more about Pinterest and concerns of copyright infringement, read this article from Forbes.

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Feldman, Barbara. "How to Suppress Images on Pinterest." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 6 Mar. 2012. Web. 30 May. 2015. < >.

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  • admin

    Thanks, Becky! You should be able to see the meta tag now!!

  • Librarian

    Interested in this link, but I still can’t see it.


  • Librarian

    Maybe it’s just me, but I don’t see the tag?