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Pinterest: A Small Business's Dream Come True?

It was bound to happen, and now it has. Pinterest launched its web analytics tool last week, which, similar to Facebook Insights, shows...

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Project: Have a Pinteresting Picnic

What does your ideal picnic look like? Plan one on Pinterest and make it happen!


Is #30DaysofGOOD challenge too much commitment for you? No worries, sometimes I feel the same and that's why we're introducing the #1DayofGOOD challenge. It's summertime and what a blast it is to lay in the grass and bask in the sun with a basket of homemade food and your best buddies. For today's one-day-task, we ask you to escape to nature and throw a picnic party with your friends and family! And who knows, maybe you'll make it a weekly outdoor event.

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Winner: Pin Awesome People on Pinterest

Check out the winner of the Pin Awesome People on Pinterest project.

For our latest project, we asked you to pin awesome people on Pinterest and share the stories of the everyday heroes in your life. We received some great boards that featured many inspiring people, and we left it to the GOOD community to vote for their favorite submission.

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Hating on the Ladies: The Real Backlash Against Pinterest

Social media criticism should focus on whether a service works, not the people who use it.

I don’t use Pinterest. In fact, when I first learned about the service, I mocked it. But in recent weeks, I’ve been surprised at the level of nasty internet backlash over what is essentially a bookmarking service for content that can be presented via jpg. And I've noticed that Pinterest’s critics tend to harp on one particular aspect of the service.

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