Social media networks have been the primary means of communication, networking, and gaining information, as well as a place for entertainment and purchasing goods and services in the past decade.
Most people have multiple social media accounts that they regularly use, which can be exhausting considering how long we spend scrolling through each one.
Therefore, almost all social media apps, including Pinterest, allow users to permanently delete or temporarily deactivate their profiles.
So, if you have had enough of this platform, follow this guide to learn how to delete or deactivate your Pinterest profile.
As we start deleting your account permanently, we need to clarify some points about what will happen to your profile once you take this action.
If you want to take a break from Pinterest, you can deactivate your account instead of deleting it altogether.
Users can type in pinterest.com/[your username] to ensure that their account is deactivated. Keep in mind not to log back into your account because this will reactive it, and you will need to go through the same process again.
👉 Also, make sure to read our guides on How to Delete Messages on Pinterest, and How to Make Your Pinterest Account Private.
If you want to deactivate a deceased person's account, you can contact Pinterest support.
Go to Pinterest's contact form, fill in the empty fields, and at the end, click on continue.
Once the profile is deleted, it will be gone forever, and Pinterest won’t give you any personal information due to privacy reasons.
Taking a break from social media is sometimes needed.
Therefore, users can deactivate their accounts or delete them permanently.
Pinterest also allows users to deactivate or completely delete their accounts.
Follow the steps we provided in this guide to deactivate or delete your Pinterest account quickly.