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Pinterest Raises $100 Million at $1.5 Billion Valuation Pinterest Raises $100 Million at $1.5 Billion Valuation

Regardless of varying reports of Pinterest’s growth as of late, the social photo-sharing site was still able to raise $100 million in venture capital, with a valuation of $1.5 billion. Tokyo-based Rakuten, Inc., one of the world’s largest internet companies, …

Pinterest Losing Facebook Connected Users Pinterest Losing Facebook Connected Users

It was reported last month that Pinterest has been losing a bit of steam as of late, and users, which some had attributed to mere growing pains for the fledgeling platform. New stats from AppData confirm this trend, which shows …

Social Network User Activity Stats Social Network User Activity Stats
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Web design firm GO-gulf.com has compiled an infographic entitled “User Activity Comparison Of Popular Social Networking Sites,” which compares usage of the five most popular social networking sites – Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin, and Pinterest. Facebook, which is getting ready …

Pinterest Image Guide for Users [Infographic] Pinterest Image Guide for Users [Infographic]
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If you are a Pinterest fan or you are just getting started using their virtual bulletin Boards, there are some things you might want to know in order to optimize your results with the site. This next infographic gives users …

Order the Newly Released ‘Pinterest’ from 1992 Order the Newly Released ‘Pinterest’ from 1992

We have been covering squirrel-monkey’s videos for a while now. I guess we just have a taste for nostalgia. Either that or we love to feel really old. Their latest video shows us what Pinterest would have looked like in …

Payments Startup Gumroad Raises $7 Million Payments Startup Gumroad Raises $7 Million

Nineteen-year-old Sahil Lavingia’s online payments company Gumroad has raised $7 million in its first round of funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, according to the young entrepreneur’s blog. Young people are making bank in Silicon Valley, and interestingly, …

Pinterest Beats Facebook in Social Commerce Pinterest Beats Facebook in Social Commerce
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Pinterest is beating Facebook in the way of e-commerce, according to this nifty infographic. But it is important to recognize the source when analysing this data. Pinterest users spend more and visit more according to Boticca.com, who recently released a …

BigCommerce Launches Pinterest Integration BigCommerce Launches Pinterest Integration

BigCommerce, the world’s fastest growing e-commerce platform, has announced the launch of its new Pinterest integration. The company, which presently hosts roughly 25,000 clients, was established in 2009 in Sydney, and currently has offices in Austin, TX. Merchants who use …

Pinterest Is Crowdsourcing The Site’s Translation Pinterest Is Crowdsourcing The Site’s Translation
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Pinterest wants to translate their site into other languages and they are seeking translators to assist them. Here’s what they had to say in a blog post: At Pinterest, we’ve always wanted to make it easy for people all over …

Sex.com Now Fashions Itself As Pinboard For Porn Sex.com Now Fashions Itself As Pinboard For Porn
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Has anyone visited sex.com recently? Unless you’re an 11-year-old first day on the internet kid or a retired guy with their first cable connection, probably not. If you’re looking to find porn, going to sex.com or porn.com is just one …

Flickr Introduces Pinterest Attributed Sharing Flickr Introduces Pinterest Attributed Sharing

[UPDATE] Today Pinterest is also rolling out similar attribution for Behance, Vimeo, and YouTube. Check out the Pinterest blog for all of the details. [ORIGINAL] Flickr today announced a new way to share Flickr photos, favorites, groups, and galleries. On …

Pluck Elaborates On Pinterest Integration Pluck Elaborates On Pinterest Integration

Demand Media released version 5.1 of its Pluck social media platform last Thursday, which features native Pinterest integration, and now a blog post from Pluck itself expands upon the “Pin It” button that was built into the platform’s photo and …

The Success of Pinterest [Video Infographic] The Success of Pinterest [Video Infographic]

Those of you who are familiar with Pinterest will not be surprised to hear how popular the social media site has become. The ability to share information on virtual bulletin boards has proven to have great utility in the business …

Pluck 5.1 Goes Live, Adds Pinterest Integration Pluck 5.1 Goes Live, Adds Pinterest Integration

If you run a business or a successful brand, chances are you use social media to get the word out about newest products and offers. There are multiple services out there that help brands get the most out of social …

Pinterest Enhances Group Boards Pinterest Enhances Group Boards

Despite of Pinterest’s meteoric launch and rise to popularity, recents reports have shown that the photo-sharing pinboard site might be losing steam – and users. Still, fluctuations in user base are likely just signs of growth, and Pinterest has been …

Browse Pinterest Without Actually Getting On Pinterest With New Twitter Account Browse Pinterest Without Actually Getting On Pinterest With New Twitter Account
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When Pinterest first started gaining steam in the wide world of social networking, it quickly developed a sort of female-centric reputation. That in no way means that men couldn’t utilize the service in all the awesome ways that woman could, …

iGoDigital Launches Pinterest Tracking Tool iGoDigital Launches Pinterest Tracking Tool

Despite of Pinterest‘s meteoric launch and rise to popularity, recents reports have shown that the photo-sharing pinboard site might be losing steam – and users. Regardless, iGoDigital, a leading provider of personalization services for retail marketing, has just launched its …

Pinterest May Be a Flash in the Pan Pinterest May Be a Flash in the Pan
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Nicholas Carlson over at Business Insider is reporting on an interesting phenomenon involving Pinterest‘s popularity. It seems the number of Pinterest users has been falling since mid-March. Using information from AppData, a site that measures metrics for apps on different …

Google+ Never Needed Instagram Google+ Never Needed Instagram
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While it’s common knowledge that Facebook recently purchased Instagram for $1 billion quite quickly, it has now been revealed that Google was never interested in the photo sharing platform in the first place, according to Google’s VP of Corporate Development …

How to Make the Most of Your Pinterest Pins Part 2 How to Make the Most of Your Pinterest Pins Part 2

A couple of days ago we shared with you an Infographic on how to get the most engagement from your Pinterest Pins. Tips included the best times to pin, what types of things to pin, and what to write in …

Pinterest Now Supports Vimeo Pinterest Now Supports Vimeo
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Pinterest just announced that its users now have to ability to pin Vimeo clips alongside of YouTube content on its video feed. The interface is pretty much the same as usual, with Pinterest users describing their video pins. To pin …