As far as social media network is concerned, Pinterest is the new kid on the block. It’s a ‘virtual pinboard’, where you create boards and pin pictures to them. In many cases Pinterest is referred to as ‘Picture Twitter’. These boards are fully customisable and shareable, which makes Pinterest a fun social networking site.
Pinterest has been around since 2010, but has seen a meteoric rise in interest over the last couple of months. In December 2011, Pinterest became one of the Web’s Top 10 social networks, according to tracking firm Hitwise.
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