Pinterest - photo hosting, social Internet service or social network that allows uploading images, grouping their thematic catalogs and sharing with friends.
Work on the service began in 2009, and the first version was released in early 2010.
Pinterest is a kind of tool for visual search of interesting ideas such as repairs, tattoos, recipes and much more.
The main functions of the service:
- creation of a profile where saved pins and created boards are displayed;
- the ability to subscribe to other users, as well as view those who subscribe to you;
- possibility to save other people's pins;
- possibility to comment on other people's pins;
- creation of boards with pins;
- search by a selected fragment of a photo.