Have you signed up for Pinterest yet?

By | January 14th, 2012|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Pinterest is your virtual Pinboard or Scrapbook. Pinterest is well-funded by a this group of  successful entrepreneurs and investors: Jack Abraham (Milo), Michael Birch (Bebo), Scott Belsky(Behance), Shana Fisher (Highline Venture Partners), Ron Conway (SV Angel), Kevin Hartz (EventBrite), Jeremy Stoppelman (Yelp), Hank Vigil, and Fritz Lanman. I've just signed up for this, even though it was apparently launched in March 2010 - (which was why I couldn't get my usual user name)  but it is still in Beta and invitation only or by requesting an invite Pinterest now also has an iPhone application My Pinterest users name is techieminx  Create your Pinboards in Pinterest You pin pictures, video or links to your boards, which can have whatever categories you like. You can use your own links or pictures, or someone elses, always making sure you give credit to the original source. It very simple and easy to do. Choose if you want to Add a Pin -  You choose from your own pictures/video's stored on your PC or iPhone.  Upload a Pin - Here you put the URL of the picture/video you wish to display. Create a Board - You create a Board to put your Pins. Look at [...]