Why the ‘Buzz’?
If you already haven’t heard about Pinterest, then you just may have been hiding under a rock. But seriously, let me clue you in on why Pinterest is a force to be reckoned with. Pinterest just became the third largest social network in the U.S.
This social network has been growing by leaps and bounds in traffic and new users. According to AppData, Pinterest has 10.4 million registered users and are growing exponentially.
The largest demographic of Pinterest users are women, ages 25-34 reports Ignite and the average Pinterest user spends 98 minutes per month on the site, compared to 2.5 hours on Tumblr, and seven hours on Facebook, see more.
That's a lot of 'Pinning!'
Pinterest users have also increased by more than 145 percent says Mashable since the first of the year.
Pinterest allows users to “pin” images and video to a virtual bulletin board they can create. They can be photos they took and uploaded, images found on other websites, videos they find online or videos they have created themselves. Read more »