Faqs

Pinning (The Easy Way)

How do I add (pin) a picture I found on the Internet?

So you’d like to add (pin) a picture that you found on the Internet?

Crazy Cool! Here’s how…

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a picture.

THE CRAZY EASY WAY:  Add the “Kentucky Crazies Pin It” button, then it’s point-and-click easy!

STEP 1 – ADD BUTTON
Click to go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com/pinit
STEP 2 – ADD BUTTON
Click and hold down the mouse button on top of the “Pin It To Kentucky Crazies” button.Move your mouse up the screen to your toolbar.

Release the mouse button.

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Pin It Button Dragging
STEP 3 – ADD BUTTON
Here is an example of the toolbar with a successfully added “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button. Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done

 

ONCE THE BUTTON IS ADDED, YOU DO NOT NEED TO PERFORM THE ABOVE THREE STEPS AGAIN.

Now let’s pin some pictures!…

 

STEP 4 – PIN A PICTURE
Visit most any website.Click your “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button.(log in if prompted) Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done
STEP 5 – PIN A PICTURE
You will see pictures from the webpage, ready for pinning (adding) to your KentuckyCrazies account.Hover your mouse over any picture and click “Pin.” Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Pin Button
STEP 6 – PIN A PICTURE
Select a board (or create a new board).Describe your pin (image) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Pin Button Dialog

You’re done pinning (adding) an image to your KentuckyCrazies.com account!

TIP:  Not seeing any images after you click the “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button?  Not all websites allow images to be pinned.  Please try another website.

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How do I add (pin) a video from places like Youtube?

Hello you Kentucky Wildcats video loving people! 🙂

Pin an online video by following the crazy cool instructions:

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a video.

THE CRAZY EASY WAY: Add the “Kentucky Crazies Pin It” button, then it’s point-and-click easy!

STEP 1 – ADD BUTTON
Click to go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com/pinit
STEP 2 – ADD BUTTON
Click and hold down the mouse button on top of the “Pin It To Kentucky Crazies” button.

Move your mouse up the screen to your toolbar.

Release the mouse button.

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Pin It Button Dragging
STEP 3 – ADD BUTTON
Here is an example of the toolbar with a successfully added “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button. Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done

 

ONCE THE BUTTON IS ADDED, YOU DO NOT NEED TO PERFORM THE ABOVE THREE STEPS AGAIN.

Now let’s pin some online videos!…

 

STEP 4 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Visit http://youtube.com (or some other video site).
STEP 5 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Click your “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button.

(log in if prompted)

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done
STEP 6 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Select a board (or create a new board).

Describe your pin (video) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube Video2

You’re done pinning (adding) an image to your KentuckyCrazies.com account!

TIP: Not all websites allow videos to be pinned. Please try another website.

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How do I add (pin) a video from my computer or phone?

Hello you Kentucky Wildcats video loving people!  🙂

Alas, we can’t take your video uploads directly…but you can upload it to Youtube.com.

Once you’ve done that, you can then pin it by following the crazy cool instructions:

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a video.

THE CRAZY EASY WAY: Add the “Kentucky Crazies Pin It” button, then it’s point-and-click easy!

STEP 1 – ADD BUTTON
Click to go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com/pinit
STEP 2 – ADD BUTTON
Click and hold down the mouse button on top of the “Pin It To Kentucky Crazies” button.

Move your mouse up the screen to your toolbar.

Release the mouse button.

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Pin It Button Dragging
STEP 3 – ADD BUTTON
Here is an example of the toolbar with a successfully added “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button. Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done

 

ONCE THE BUTTON IS ADDED, YOU DO NOT NEED TO PERFORM THE ABOVE THREE STEPS AGAIN.

Now let’s pin some online videos!…

 

STEP 4 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Visit http://youtube.com (or some other video site).
STEP 5 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Click your “Pin It to Kentucky Crazies” button.

(log in if prompted)

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Internet Explorer Toolbar Button Done
STEP 6 – PIN AN ONLINE VIDEO
Select a board (or create a new board).

Describe your pin (video) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube Video2

You’re done pinning (adding) an image to your KentuckyCrazies.com account!

TIP: Not all websites allow videos to be pinned. Please try another website.

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How do I add (pin) a picture from my computer?

So you’d like to add or pin a picture that is on your computer?

Crazy Cool!  Here’s how…

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (uploading) your image.

STEP 1
Go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com and click “Add” located in the upper right hand corner. Kentucky Crazies Pinning
STEP 2
Click “Upload a Pin”. Kentucky Crazies Pinning Add
STEP 3
Click browse and locate the picture on your computer.

Select a board (or create a new board).

Describe your pin (image) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Upload Dialog

 

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Pinning (The Manual Way)

How do I add (pin) a video from my computer or phone?

Hello you Kentucky Wildcats video loving people! 🙂

Alas, we can’t take your video uploads directly…but you can upload it to Youtube.com.

Once you’ve done that, you can then pin it by following the crazy cool instructions:

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a video.

STEP 1
Go to Youtube and find your video.

Click “Share” and then copy the link/URL.

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube VIdeo
STEP 2
Go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com and click “Add” located in the upper right hand corner. Kentucky Crazies Pinning
STEP 3
Click “Add a Pin”. Kentucky Crazies Pinning From the Internet
STEP 4
Paste the Youtube website link into this box.

Click “Find Images to Pin.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Dialog
STEP 5
Select a board (or create a new board).

Describe your pin (image) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube Video2

 

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How do I add (pin) a picture I found on the Internet?

So you’d like to add (pin) a picture that you found on the Internet?

Crazy Cool! Here’s how…

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a picture.

STEP 1
Go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com and click “Add” located in the upper right hand corner. Kentucky Crazies Pinning
STEP 2
Click “Add a Pin”. Kentucky Crazies Pinning From the Internet
STEP 3
Paste the website link into this box.Click “Find Images to Pin.” Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Dialog
STEP 4
Use the Next button (shown with the black arrow) to cycle through the available images.Select a board (or create a new board).Describe your pin (image) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Dialog 2

TIP: Not seeing any images after you click “Find Images to Pin?” Not all websites allow images to be pinned. Please try another website.

Don’t forget to use the “Next” button to cycle through the images to find the one that you wish to pin.

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How do I add (pin) a video from places like Youtube?

Hello you Kentucky Wildcats video loving people! 🙂

Pin an online video by following the crazy cool instructions:

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Now, let’s get to pinning (adding) a video.

STEP 1
Go to Youtube and find your video.Click “Share” and then copy the link/URL.

(other video sites are similar in nature, just copy the link)

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube VIdeo
STEP 2
Go to http://KentuckyCrazies.com and click “Add” located in the upper right hand corner. Kentucky Crazies Pinning
STEP 3
Click “Add a Pin”. Kentucky Crazies Pinning From the Internet
STEP 4
Paste the Youtube website link into this box.

Click “Find Images to Pin.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning From Internet Dialog
STEP 5
Select a board (or create a new board).

Describe your pin (image) in as little or as much detail.

Finally, click “Pin It.”

Kentucky Crazies Pinning Youtube Video2

 

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General

What is KentuckyCrazies.com and How Do I Use It?

What is KentuckyCrazies.com?

When you have something important at work or home that you want to remember or share with others, you often stick a note or picture to a pinboard.

KentuckyCrazies.com is a virtual pinboard where you can share your love and excitement for all things Kentucky Wildcat related!

How Do I Use It?

If you haven’t already, sign up for an Account, and make sure you are logged in to your account.

Next, click the link that fits you…

I want to pin an image I found at an online website.

I want to pin an image from my computer or phone.

I want to pin a video I found at an online website like Youtube.

I want to pin a video I have on my computer or phone.

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What is a Pin?

According to WikiPedia…Kentucky Crazies Pushpin Blue

A pushpin is a “short nail or pin with a circular, sometimes domed, head, used to fasten items such as documents to a wall or board for display.”

We use them to hold things like pictures and calendars and much more to a board.

At KentuckyCrazies.com, a pin is like a virtual pushpin, letting you pin your pictures and videos to collections (boards) you create.

You can also follow other people and the collections they create.

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What is a Board?

A board is a collection of pins.

Example of different types of boards you might have:

  • Cool Wildcat Stuff
  • Games I Have Gone To
  • Game Day Trip Pictures

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What Is Repinning?

Repinning let’s you add a picture or video you find on KentuckyCrazies.com to your collection (board).

Example…

Let’s pretend you have a collection (board) called “Those Crazy Wildcat Fans!”

Then while surfing KentuckyCrazies.com you find a picture or video that you’d love to pin to your board.

Simply hover your mouse over the picture and click “repin”.

You’ll then be prompted to select which collection (board) or to create a new collection.

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Pinning Gifts

How Do I Add a Gift?

Add a $ symbol and the price, such as $200, any where within the description.

Your image will display a price and will also show up under “gifts.”

Why would I use this?

How about something like…

  • My Kentucky Wildcat Gift Wish Lists
  • Kentucky Blue and White Wedding Gifts
  • Do-It-Yourself Blue and White Crafts
  • Game Day Food Ideas!

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Pinning Management

How do I edit or delete my pin?

It’s easy to edit or delete one of your pins.

1. Log in to KentuckyCrazies.com

2. Hover your mouse over your name in the top right corner.

3. Click “My Pins”

A collection of your pins is displayed.

4. Hover your mouse over any of your pins.

5. Click Edit or Delete depending on what you want to do with your pin.

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How Do I Edit My Profile?

It’s easy to edit your profile.

1. Log in to KentuckyCrazies.com

2. Hover your mouse over your name in the top right corner.

3. Click “My Settings” (not My Profile as you might think!)

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How Do I Edit My Boards (collections)?

It’s easy to edit your boards (collection) of pins.

1. Log in to KentuckyCrazies.com

2. Hover your mouse over your name in the top right corner.

3. Click “My Boards

4. Find the board you wish to edit and click “Edit Board.”

You can also delete a board from here.

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How Can I Rotate My Picture?

If your picture is on it’s side like this…

Kentucky Wildcat On Its Side

Simply log in to your KentuckyCrazies.com account.

Go to “My Pins”…

mypins

Single click “Rotate Left” or “Rotate Right” as appropriate for your image…

(In the following picture, I single clicked “Rotate Right”)

Rotate the Pin

That’s it! 🙂

Successfully rotate pin.

Note that you may have to refresh your browser page to see the updated image.  We noticed this was the case with the Opera browser.

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