Pinterest – The Latest Buzz on Web

By Himanshu Guru: Pinterest, the pinboard-style social photo sharing website is the latest buzz on web. Clean and simple to use, it serves as an online scrapbook of images on the network. Right from fashion to recipe and decoration to collection, anything can be posted in this social networking site, for which online users across the board have opted Pinterest and passion for the site is growing day by day in a very fast rate.

Social media consumer insights firm SAP and NetBase has provided a survey report which claims that Pinterest is the “the fastest growing social site” ever. The report is based on around five million conversations on Pinterest across Facebook, Twitter, blogs and other social media resources.

Especially women are seen to be more attracted towards Pinterest. The above research also provided that approximately 60 % of the online conversations about Pinterest were conducted by women while rest 40 % was by men. The research also found that most Pinterest users use this platform to find and share recipes, decorating and event ideas among other subjects, which in some way confirms that the site is mostly liked by women.

Secondly, Pinterest has seen Rapid growth and surpassed all other sites in lieu of visits.
Since its birth in March 2010, merely within two years, the site has achieved to gain a record number of traffic. Comscore, the well known Internet analytics company says that Pinterest is the only site to receive 10 million unique visitors within just two years.

Apart from Comscore, some other world’s popular institutions have also provided positive credentials to Pinterest. They are – in August 2011, Time magazine listed Pinterest among the top 50 websites. In December 2011, Techcrunch named Pinterest as the best new startup.
Also while Experian Hitwise ranked Pinterest among the top 10 social networks,
Referral Traffic report declared that the site generated more referral traffic than GooglePlus, Linkedin and Youtube. Digital Marketer report ranked Pinterest as the 3rd most popular social network, only after Facebook and Twitter.

Thirdly, one doesn’t need to be an expert surfer to explore Pinterest, which means that the site is for everyone. Just he needs to register himself and then it would allow him to enter to the vast world of Pinterest to pin images and videos as per his choice. Pinterest co-founder Ben Silbermann calls his site a virtual ‘PINboard’.

Fourthly, Pinterest does not earn any revenue for now. Earlier this year there were rumors that Pinterest infringing copyrighted images to earn secretly, but this probability was soon clarified by the company saying – the company is still in the process of finding a proper model to generate revenue and nothing is yet finalized.

Interestingly, there’s no share feature within Pinterest but one can share his pins in Facebook and Twitter. Also, one can very well upload images from a local system to his Pinterest account. No doubt Pinterest is the latest buzz in social media.



Leave a Reply

000-017   000-080   000-089   000-104   000-105   000-106   070-461   100-101   100-105  , 100-105  , 101   101-400   102-400   1V0-601   1Y0-201   1Z0-051   1Z0-060   1Z0-061   1Z0-144   1z0-434   1Z0-803   1Z0-804   1z0-808   200-101   200-120   200-125  , 200-125  , 200-310   200-355   210-060   210-065   210-260   220-801   220-802   220-901   220-902   2V0-620   2V0-621   2V0-621D   300-070   300-075   300-101   300-115   300-135   3002   300-206   300-208   300-209   300-320   350-001   350-018   350-029   350-030   350-050   350-060   350-080   352-001   400-051   400-101   400-201   500-260   640-692   640-911   640-916   642-732   642-999   700-501   70-177   70-178   70-243   70-246   70-270   70-346   70-347   70-410   70-411   70-412   70-413   70-417   70-461   70-462   70-463   70-480   70-483   70-486   70-487   70-488   70-532   70-533   70-534   70-980   74-678   810-403   9A0-385   9L0-012   9L0-066   ADM-201   AWS-SYSOPS   C_TFIN52_66   c2010-652   c2010-657   CAP   CAS-002   CCA-500   CISM   CISSP   CRISC   EX200   EX300   HP0-S42   ICBB   ICGB   ITILFND   JK0-022   JN0-102   JN0-360   LX0-103   LX0-104   M70-101   MB2-704   MB2-707   MB5-705   MB6-703   N10-006   NS0-157   NSE4   OG0-091   OG0-093   PEGACPBA71V1   PMP   PR000041   SSCP   SY0-401   VCP550  100-105  , 70-486   c2010-657   70-178   OG0-091   70-178   JN0-360   ICBB   1z0-808   300-075   200-125  , 70-346   000-017   JN0-360   350-050   1Z0-061   220-901   700-501   640-911   101-400   220-901   350-030   ITILFND   400-201   220-801   70-488   210-065   HP0-S42   350-080   102-400   70-417   70-270   3002   640-692   1Y0-201   AWS-SYSOPS   2V0-621   000-089   200-101   70-533   70-488   CAP   210-260   300-070   102-400   70-980   70-346   102-400   300-209   SY0-401