Pinterest gears up to launch ads on New Year’s Day

Promoted pins
Pinterest will soon open for business by allowing brands to advertise on its curation network beginning first thing next year, reports The New York Times. Come New Year’s Day, Pinterest will allow marketers to pay for and place ads across its site in the form of ‘Promoted Pins’ – posts that look identical to those created by users who collect images of products, destinations, DIY projects and more. Pinners will be able to save and share these ads that will appear in search results, just like they do with standard pins. So what kinds of pins will you soon see…

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