Pinterest, the social network that allows individuals to ‘‘ pin’ images, has revealed that users of its iPhone and iPad apps will certainly have the ability to download new apps right from within its iOS application many thanks to a new partnership with Apple.
Alongside a brand-new official App Store account that quickly started pinning applications of passion, users will certainly be able to see applications that their good friends are pinning and afterwards download them without ever needing to leave the safety of the Pinterest application. That’s a big thing, generally since Pinterest might have just ended up being one of the very best sources of App Store curation about, particularly considering the capacity to download your newfound applications right from within Pinterest itself.
Originally released with merely photos in mind, Pinterest has actually recently added food and travel to its collection with apps now going along additionally. Right now the brand-new app pins are an iOS-only feature, though we wouldn’t go to all delighted if Android signed up with the fold eventually in the future thinking Pinterest’s agreement with Apple permits such a point to take place.
Locating fantastic applications on the App Store is infamously hard to do, not the very least because looking is virtually impossible sometimes. The actual issue is curation though, and if Pinterest users can get motivation and referrals from the people they rely on the most and then download the applications at will then Pinterest needs to possible to be a big source of App Store revenue for designers.
Valued at an astonishing $ 5 billion back in May of 2014, Pinterest is a social network that has flown under the radar for many, with others – – ourselves consisted of – – not discovering a real use case for it. The addition of applications could merely alter that though, and we’re all for anything that makes finding excellent applications simply that little simpler.
The main Pinterest application for iPhone and iPad can be downloaded and install directly from the App Store absolutely free. And for your benefit, we’ve added the direct download link to the app listed below.
Provide the new feature a try and do allow us understand what you think of it.
(Download and install: Pinterest for iOS on the App Store)
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