"Built by a small team in Palo Alto, Calif., Pinterest's mission,
according to its website, 'is to connect everyone in the world through
the ‘things' they find interesting.' Pinterest is currently
invitation-only. But once signed up, all members have to do is install a
"pin it" button in their browsers' bookmark bars before they can start
grabbing images from all over the web to add to their virtual pinboards.
Since most of us have too many interests to count, a board can be
created around any topic, and users can add as many pins to a board as
they want. In an effort to promote collaboration, Pinterest users can
also edit their accounts to allow contributors to add pins to their
Sometimes, we all just need a little inspiration.
Pinterest users looking for ideas can browse pinboards created by other
people or choose to follow a particular board or user with similar
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