I know, I know…it’s a love /hate relationship with this social site. Personally, I HATE the FB posts that someone just pinned the latest Kate Spade cupcake foil to their board but LOVE the inspiration that can be reaped from a well-edited collection. No matter what your opinion, this has been the week of Pinterest from a news coverage standpoint, every time I turned around I was blasted with some new article or blog post on Pinterest – its growth, its viability, its brand building/product selling benefits, even its legal standing.
The folks at Pinterest (a rather small team of 12-15 people depending on your source) either turned on the PR fire hose or this is a great example of Malcom Gladwell’s The Tipping Point because there are seemingly a whole lot more eyes on this company this week than there were last month. Here are a few of the most recent news pieces:
Even The Army Has A Pinterest - MediaJobsDaily <http://www.mediabistro.com/mediajobsdaily/even-the-army-has-a-pinterest_b10006>
Pinterest, One Of The Fastest-Growing Startups In History, Might Be Enabling Massive Copyright Theft
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/pinterest-illegal-faq-2012-2#ixzz1mflKW6Bv
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