Pinterest has undergone a fantastic growth spurt in the 5 years of its existence. It's now one of the major players in the social media world. Take a look back at Pinterest over the past 5 years with this infographic from Socialable.co.uk.
5 years, 70 million users and growth that was over 4000% in 2011 alone, that's Pinterest. It currently ranks as the fastest growing consumer sharing platform according to consumer reports. It only continues to grow and update it's offerings. It has one of the most seamless integration of sponsored ads in use by any social network, and continues to give users a more customized experience. Its latest update gives users the ability to find more pins like those they have already pinned.
If the past 5 years is any indication, the future of Pinterest looks bright. However, there still are challenges that must be overcome. As with all other social media networks, they must figure out how to make their ads profitable while keeping user experience high.