Bookmark site Pinboard charges new users more than early ones. Here's why.
While still labeled "BETA," the virtual pinboard app has the same grid layout and many similar features to the iOS and Android apps.
The virtual pinboard site creates code that lets any Web site opt-out of being "pinned."
As the pinboard site continues to draw in more users, buttons that let you pin your favorite content are now appearing on more Web sites.
Business Insider reports that Pinterest has hired Michael Yang, who, BI says, just left his gig as deputy general counsel at Google. As legal head, Yang will presumably watch the pinboard site's back on copyright.
Virtual pinboard Pinterest, for example, has seen its daily user base grow by more than 60 percent since integrating Open Graph less than a month ago.
The new online pinboard is apparently making money by adding tracking code to certain user-submitted pins and getting a cut when someone buys something though the pin. Should this be disclosed?
Some of the most innovative sites are the result of a single person with a good idea and the drive to see it through (plus a little help from their friends).
The social network for scrapbookers pops “promoted pins,” aka paid advertising, into users' search results and category feeds.
New funds come eight months after the 4-year-old social-sharing startup closed a $225 million round.