Media Opinion: Pinning hopes on yet another new media fad

Diary of a new media newbie.

19th February, 2012
Media Opinion: Pinning hopes on yet another new media fad
'Easons is the first Irish company to embrace Pinterest'.

It's tiring work keeping up with new media trends.

Foursquare was the hot new thing a while back, but hardly ever gets mentioned now. Then there was Google Plus. Then something called Quora, which the digital insiders raved about for about five minutes.

I never got to grips with any of these, which is fine because now there's a new fad in town and it's Pinterest, an "online pinboard" for stuff you like.

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