Pinterest

Launched in 2010, Pinterest is a fast-growing social networking site that operates like an online bulletin board.

Users are able to "pin" their favorite pictures and organize them in theme-based collections called "boards." Users can also like, comment on and re-pin other people’s images to their boards.

Pinterest is open to individual users as well as companies and brands. The site is particularly popular among women users.

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Pinning in Motion: Pinterest Said to Be Testing Posts With GIFs
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Pinterest Buys Startup Specializing in Visual Search Technology
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Pinterest Buys Startup Specializing in Visual Search Technology

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