Top 5 Pinterest Users (February 2012)
Pinterest is growing like a wildfire. The following it gained especially in 2012 is simply amazing. While there are millions of active users using Pinterest to gain some exposure to their business or simply sharing images with others I managed to make a list of the 5 Most Followed users in Pinterest. One thing you should keep in mind is the fact that this list is done as of 25th February 2012 so it might change if you are viewing it at a later date. I will update any changes at the end of the post if I do find any. Without further due let’s take a look at the 5 most followed users in Pinterest.
She mostly pins about everything you can ever imagine from food to fashion to toys and what not. She is also the mother of one of Pinterest’s co-founder.
Pin Boards – 90
Followers – 2499094 (as of 24th February 2012)
She pins images related to photography, designing and CG (Computer Graphics). She is one of the first Pinterest users to pin some very useful Info graphic.
Pin Boards – 51
Followers –1041419 (as of 24th February 2012)
Christine Martinez started sharing pictures with her dog. Now she shares pics related to designs and textures which are among the most popular ones.
Pin Boards – 43
Followers – 984839 (as of 24th February 2012)
I know what you are thinking but she is no way related to the McDonald food chain. However she does post pins related to food and beverages which made Mala so popular and gave her a massive following.
Pin Boards – 36
Followers – 923680 (as of 24th February 2012)
She already has a popular blog and she is a designer. Most of her blog traffic comes from her massive Pinterest followers.
Pin Boards – 47
Followers – 818770 (as of 24th February 2012)
I really think Pinterest has great potential to be much more than just image sharing. Webmasters are using their platform to promote E-Commerce Sites. However with all their quick success it is important to access how more and more users interact with Pinterest and the methods that the company will adopt to combat privacy. As of now these above users are the Pinterest Starts.