Pinterest is the most popular web and mobile application for social networking and social messaging.
Pinterest social networking offers the features such as visual discovery, sharing things with friends, and also collection and storage of user related data.
The users over Pinterest create their profile by signing up on it and then are availed by the service to share the collections of visual bookmarks or boards.
Boards are basically created by a Pinterest user through selection of an item or any page or even any website and the process of pinning it done to an existing or newly created visual bookmark.
The users can save and even share the pins from various resources onto the boards which may be based on any respective criteria.
For example, the similar characteristics or themes, or some birthday parties, or plan for some vacation, book writing, interior decoration of the house etc.
Pinterest Boards can be used even to develop various projects, to organize the events, or even save pictures along with the data.
The Pinterest social network was founded by Ben Silbermann along with Paul Sciarra and Evan Sharp.
It is efficiently managed by the most renowned Cold Brew Labs and is provided the funds by very small group of entrepreneurs and investors.
Features of Pinterest
Pinterest, is basically a free social networking website that requires the user to sign up for the Pinterest service and be a user of Pinterest and connect to other users over this network.
Pinterest users can upload any images that they wish to share with the other users and can even save, sort, and manage the uploaded images.
These are known as pins. Also other media contents such as audio, video etc. can be shared through collections which are known as pinboards.
Pinterest social IM acts as mostly a personalized media based platform. The Users can go through the shared content of other users on their main page.
Users can even save individual the pins to any one of their own respective boards using the option of “Pin It”, with the help of Pinboards which are typically organized by any central topic or any theme.
Users can also personalize their feelings and experience with Pinterest by just pinning the items or creating the boards, and also by interacting with other Pinterest users.
By doing so, the Pinterest users “pin feed” displays are unique and personalized results.
The Content can be founded outside of the Pinterest and can be uploaded to the board with the help of “Pin It” button, which can then be downloaded to the bookmark bar on the respective web browser, or can even be implemented by the webmaster directly over the website.
Also, an option of sending of pins to other Pinterest users or any email accounts through the “Send” button is available as a service of Pinterest.
Some websites over internet may include the red and white “pin it” buttons on particular items, which allows the users to pin the item directly.
Thus Pinterest binds a million of people across through a common platform and connects them.