9 April 2012 - 2:16pm | posted by | 0 comments

Pinterest overtakes Google+, Linkedin, Tagged and MySpace to become third most popular social network in US

Pinterest overtakes Google+, Linkedin, Tagged and MySpace to become third most popular social network in USPinterest overtakes Google+, Linkedin, Tagged and MySpace to become

Social networking website Pinterest has become the third most popular social network in the United States, behind Facebook and Twitter.

The site was found to have received 104, 414,903 unique visits in March alone, according to analytics company Experian Marketing Services, with a 50% jump in traffic alone between January and February of this year.

In comparison, the most popular social network site, Facebook, received 7,012,967,944 unique visits, while Twitter has 182,185,057 unique visits.

The site has jumped ahead of more established sites such as Linkedin (85,733,439), Tagged (72,464,356), Google+ (61,041,990) and MySpace (43,253,148) despite only having been launched in 2010.

The report however, does not include mobile traffic statistics Experian has admitted.

Be the first to comment on this article: sign in or register.

Latest Projects from the Profile Hub

THE CO-OPERATIVE BANK BRAND ADVERTISING CAMPAIGN

30/10/2014
Creating a brand campaign for a high street bank is always...

Rock of Ages on Tour

30/10/2014
CONTRACT START/END DATE September/October 2014 DESCRIPTION...

Reed Learning Personalisation with Sitecore

30/10/2014
Reed Learning, a leading provider of training courses and ...

First-time cruisers? It soon becomes a long-term love-in…

29/10/2014
Since July 2013, Cruise Nation and Rooster PR have been on...

Brand Campaign for 123RF

28/10/2014
The Challenge Help 123RF stand out against big-name image...