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Read 'Pinterest now third most popular social network in the US, beats Google+' on Digital Trends. A new report shows Pinterest has seen such a spike in...
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What's interesting is that there seems to be a flood of bot run pinboards. How much of that popularity is artificial because of them?
 
There's also tons of spammers and bots on Pinterest. Not saying that G+ doesn't have those as well...
 
Still not interested. Or pinterested.
 
yeah...right. Coming from a site that you have to be invited to join? I doubt the veracity of this story...
 
Bots are people my friend... or at least Pinterest bots do a good job pf pretending to be people. Where's a Blade Runner when you need them?
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But Google+ has 100 million followers. Pinterest has 20. How did they work out that Google+ is less popular o.O
 
On my site I get more pins than Facebook likes. Does that mean Pinterest is more popular than Facebook? No
 
And also, that article has more +1's than Facebook likes :P
 
Hi!

Thanks for joining the Pinterest waiting list. We'll be sure to send you an invite soon.

In the meantime, you can follow us on Twitter. You can also explore a few pins.

We're excited to get you pinning soon!

- Ben and the Pinterest Team

Yeah...you can't even JOIN...
 
If someone invites you then you are in immediately and can invite yourself under different aliases - setting up a web of bots.
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