“This new investment gives us additional resources to realize our vision … of solving discovery,” stated Ben Silbermann, Pinterest co-founder and CEO.
THe company will now be ably to leverage up technology and talent to turn Pinterest into a discovery platform and expand its Guided Search service. Guided Search enhances content from “Pinners” by taking a simple search like “glasses,” and suggesting additional terms to further refine a search.
BIG DEAL.. Why on earth do they need 200 Million to refine search by adding words to phrases. Well i guess i jut dont understand it. but i have to admin the Pinterest Carousel is a neat way of looking at info. It is instant, comparative and instinctive. We used these concepts in building a visual approach to travel planning, bookings and marketing – See Blog >>