As many of you are already aware, you are currently unable to pin images from our website or even visit links to previously saved images from our website on Pinterest. Some of you have even emailed us asking the reason for it. The truth is we don’t really know. On January 15th, we received an automated email from Pinterest saying that they have suspended our Pinterest account because they noticed spam activity. Even after multiple queries, Pinterest wouldn’t elaborate on what specific activity that lead to this ban or point out to us a single instance of spam activity that they have noticed from our website or Pinterest account.
As a website that started in 2008 and as one sharing an ideal with Pinterest of NOT spamming users, this was quite hurtful. Don’t get us wrong, we believe Pinterest absolutely has every right to defend their platform against