If you’re like me, your blog titles are a thousand years long. The problem with this is that the cover image on your Pinterest boards is too teeny weeny to fit your whole, glorious title. Yes, it’s glorious.

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Here’s How To Create A Customized Cover For Your Pinterest Boards

1. Go to canva.com and click on “Use Custom Dimensions”

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2. The dimensions for your customized Pinterest board cover is 217 x 147.

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3. Create a color or pattern background. Try not to make it too busy, because the cover is small.

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4. Click the little “Copy” icon to the left of your image and create your next board image.

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5. Download.

6. Upload each of your new images by clicking on the “+” icon on the bottom right of your screen.

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7. Click upload a pin and choose the image you want to upload.

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8. Select the board you want to pin it to. Pick the board with the cover image you want to replace.

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9. Click edit board and select “Cover Change”.

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10. Click “Save Changes”

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11. Repeat this process for all your boards. You can see here I only replaced Caitlin Bacher’s Blog board.

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12. Done! You can see that I changed up the graphic a bit, but it looks a bazillion times better.

Canva | Caitlin Bacher

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