This post explains how to follow people on Pinterest.
Once inside Your dashboard, you will see the search bar ( below)
Click in the search bar and put either a letter of the word you are searching, or the term itself, as shown below
From the drop down box that appears, select the option you want, then click
A list of the options will then be presented for you to follow. All you have to do is click and select those you want to
It might be best to try searching for those you already know might use Pinterest, as opposed to friends and family
The reason for this, is because those you know from your online experiences, will be business focused, where as friends and family tend to Pin, because “Its what my friend does” without really knowing why they are doing it.
But that is how to Follow people on Pinterest