Pinterest was born March 2010, which now makes the pinning site 5 years old this month. They have now grown and have over 500 employees, and by 2016 it is estimated Pinterest could generate as much as $500 million.
Managing Director of ‘One Productions’ Tom Hopkins sent OSM the beautifully put together ‘Happy Birthday Pinterest’ infographic.
The infographic below looks into the story of the Pinterest pioneers. When it comes to the pinfounders it was Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp and Paul Sciarra, Evan was the former architect and Facebook product designer.
4 in 5 Pinterest users are female, millennial mums under 40 are the most active, users have created over 750 million boards and over 30 billion individual pins and 90% of Pinteresters log in via mobile versus 68% of Facebookers.
Pinterest now has over 70 million users worldwide, above we said there were over 500 employees and they are allowed to bring their dogs into work. For more information please read the ‘Happy 5th Birthday Pinterest infographic below’. Now read all about YouTube’s birthday via an infographic.