Among the many social networking services today, Pinterest is one to watch out for. Apparently, Pinterest was created by three people at once.
Founded in 2010, Pinterest is a social network that offers a unique concept and differentiates itself from other similar services.
In this red color application, users can freely collect and share photos without any restrictions. Photos shared are not limited to the photos you upload, but include photos from other users and some pages.
If Facebook and Twitter are preferred because users can publish short statuses via text and short posts, on Pinterest shared snapshots in pictures are called Pins and the best collections are called Boards.
In simple terms, you can call Pinterest a more complex and widespread version of Instagram or a bulletin board virtual.
What is Pinterest?
Pinterest is one social media platform that is a shame to forget. This platform is a kind of virtual bulletin board that allows users to upload images and photos to various available categories.
Pinterest was created by Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra and Evan Sharp, the social media platform has been running since 2009 and continues to be enjoyed by many users. The features of this platform are quite complete and can be very well used as an exciting media sharing.
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Pinterest Was Made By Three Tech Experts
Pinterest was created by Ben Silbermann, Paul Sciarra and Evan Sharp. Development first started in December 2009, and about a year later (March 2010), the app entered a closed beta phase, where use was limited to a select group.
In the ninth month after launch, the app has 10,000 users. Growing fast, Ben then introduced an iOS based app in March 2011 which effectively increased the popularity of this app among the Facebook greats.
But in April 2012, the app officially removed the invite system for new members and welcomed millions of people waiting to register.
In a short time, the number of users increased, as a result, according to Experian Hitwise, in the same year, this application was ranked third behind Facebook and Twitter as the largest social network in the United States.
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The app is growing rapidly, based in San Francisco, California, United States, soon raised $225 million in funding in 2013, automatically increasing the site's value to approximately $3.8 billion. There's also expansion, thanks in part to the acquisitions of Livestar, Hackermeter and Hike Labs.