Friday, July 08, 2011
Pinterest is my new favourite thing. It's an online bookmarking tool that allows users to create visual reminders of all the inspirational or just plain neat stuff they come across on the web. The whole operation is really nicely executed, from the guide on pinning etiquette (which includes reminders to credit sources properly) to the clutter-free layout.
As someone who has notebooks full of lists and reminders, files and scrapbooks overflowing with magazine tear sheets and clippings, and a bookmarks folder that would take days to get through, Pinterest is totally my kind of party.
I use it to keep track of all sorts of things that I find in my Internet travels:
Pinterest is currently invitation only, which put me off applying to join for ages: I figured the wait for an invite would be insane. However, it only took a few days for me to receive my
So consider yourself forewarned. Oh, and happy pinning!