5 Resourceful Grief and Inspiration Pinterest Boards

March 31, 2013
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Visual images dominate social media. Last week we posted an article about the impact of visual media on Facebook, but what about Pinterest? Can funeral homes and funeral companies use Pinterest as an engagement platform? Absolutely!

Last March the Daily Dot featured the article:

Pinning Hope On Grief“. In the article is the line, “Pinterest isn’t just a space for sharing other people’s photos. It’s also a place to heal.

The article goes on to say:

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Thanks to the Internet, grief and illness no longer needs to be suffered in silence. We’ve documented many examples of ailing users who went online to ease the pain, from Shane Burcaw’s Tumblr about life with spinal muscular atrophy to Susannah Breslin’s public breast cancer announcement.

Now, pinners are discovering that they can use the image-sharing board to visually show their stories.

As you may be thinking about adding Pinterest to your funeral home’s social media strategy here are a few of the top Grief and Inspiration pinboards we found.

James A Dyal Funeral: Grief Support and Inspirational Quotes – http://pinterest.com/jadfh/grief-support-and-inspirational-quotes/

Funeral Finance, LLC – Quotes for Life and Death – https://pinterest.com/funeralfinance/quotes-for-life-and-death/

With Sympathy Gifts – Grief Support – http://pinterest.com/withsympathy/grief-support/

Chelsea Hanson – Grief Healing – Quotes of Support – http://pinterest.com/chelseahanson/grief-healing-quotes-of-support/

Grieving.com – Sayings To Get Us Through – http://pinterest.com/mygriefsupport/sayings-to-get-us-through/

What are your favorite Grief and Inspiration pinboards? Share a link with us in the comments.

Ryan Thogmartin

CEO at DISRUPT Media and ConnectingDirector.com
Ryan Thogmartin is the Owner and CEO of DISRUPT Media.

DISRUPT Media is a full-service creative agency built for the now. We partner with death care companies to drive deep-rooted brand loyalty and measurable leads through social media.

More Fans. More Conversations. More Leads.

Ryan is also the founder of ConnectingDirectors.com. ConnectingDirectors.com is the leading online daily publication for funeral professionals with a reader base of over 45,000 of the most elite and forward-thinking professionals in the profession. With ConnectingDirectors.com Ryan has created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.
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