55 Pinterest Board names for Viral Pins

The name you give your Pinterest Boards is more important than many people initially believe it to be. An optimized and correctly chosen board name can help you attract more Pinterest visitors to your Pinterest account, get more Pinterest views, and get more viral Pins. It may sound confusing how much of an effect the board names can have, but by the end of this post, you will surely understand why.

Many people forget that Pinterest is a Visual Search Engine and NOT a social media platform. Since it is a search engine it uses your whole profile, keywords, descriptions, titles, and images to determine what your account is about and how well it does on the platform.

The more targeted your Pinterest profile is, the better it will do. Your whole account must be keyword optimized, and this includes your Pinterest Board Names. There are a few things you must consider before you delve into optimizing your boards, which I will get into now!

Pinterest Boards Information

Account Type

Before you start renaming your boards be sure you have a business Pinterest account for your business or blog. A business account has many benefits, and if you are wondering how to set one up check out THIS POST for an in-depth explanation.


You must consider your Niche before you start naming your Pinterest boards. Your Pinterest Account will do best when you have one specific Niche it is focused on. This means that there should be one specific topic that your Pinterest revolves around and that all your content and sharing to focus on.

Keywords in Pinterest board names

The following board name ideas are only a start but understand why they are made this way and how you can make your own is essential. People search on Pinterest using certain words, and we want to use those words as well in our interest boards, descriptions, and hashtags to ensure when that term is searched again, our content is first to pop up.

Check out my post on how to find keywords on Pinterest and use these strategies to craft your own additional board names!

On Pinterest, you can even filter and search by boards instead of by pins and when this is done, we want our boards to be the first to rank.

The importance of keyword optimizing your board titles is underutilized, but I want to help you maximize your reach and rank on Pinterest today!

However, as promised here are 50 Pinterest Board Name ideas separated by niche to help you get started.

For more board help and inspiration be sure to do your own keyword research and check out the boards of notable figures within your niche.

55 Best Pinterest Board Name Ideas

Travel Examples

  • Europe Travel
  • Travel Bucket Lists
  • Travel Inspiration
  • Budget Travel
  • Travel Hacks

Home Décor Examples

  • Home Decor Ideas
  • Living Room Ideas
  • DIY Home Decor
  • Home Decor on a Budget
  • Bathroom Ideas

Food & Drink Examples

  • Culinary Food
  • Dinner Recipes
  • Dessert Recipes
  • Easy Recipes
  • Healthy Foods

Entrepreneurship Examples

*Note: This niche has board titles that are specific to your specialization*

  • Business Inspiration
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Tips
  • Business Plan
  • Pinterest Strategy

Quote Examples

  • Inspirational Quotes
  • Quotes to Live By
  • Funny Quotes
  • Positive Quotes
  • Motivational Quotes


  • DIY Beauty Hacks
  • Makeup
  • Makeup Tips
  • Beauty Secrets
  • Natural Beauty

Wedding Examples

  • Wedding Dresses
  • Themes for Weddings
  • Wedding Ideas
  • Wedding Hairstyles
  • Wedding Colors

DIY & Crafts Examples

  • DIY Projects
  • Crafts for Kids
  • DIY Storage
  • DIY Ideas
  • Beauty DIY

Fashion Examples

  • Summer Fashion
  • Fashion by Season
  • Fashion Trends
  • Fall Outfits
  • Minimalist Style


  • Business
  • Financial Organization
  • Finance Printables
  • Finance Tips
  • Budgeting

Health & Fitness

  • Fitness Motivation
  • Abs
  • Fitness Goals
  • Fitness Transformations
  • Workouts