Thursday April 2, 2020

Media Opinion: Pinning hopes on yet another new media fad

Diary of a new media newbie.

19th February, 2012
'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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