Pinterest is the Newest Social Media Craze, Do You Have One? – Survey of the Day
It seemed like overnight almost all of my female friends had an account on this new website called Pinterest. Actually, it did kind of gain its populartity overnight. Pinterest is the fastest growing website of all time actually according to ComScore. Although it’s not just for women, it is dominated by females with 97% of the site’s Facebook “likes” being made by women. So, do you have a Pinterest?
Pinterest is basically an electronic corkboard that allows users to create and manage theme-based image collections. The site’s mission statement is to “connect everyone in the world through the ‘things’ they find interesting.”
Last year, Time magazine listed Pinterest in its “50 Best Websites of 2011″ column. Pinterest’s wide reach helped it achieve an average of 11 million visits each week in December 2011. So are you one of the now 11 million plus “Pinners”?